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Col Maida Elaine Lambeth

Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 27 Oct 2011 (aged 86)
San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
Burial Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 79571470 · View Source
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COL Maida Lambeth, 86 Ret USA, of 8406 Quebec Dr, San Antonio, Texas former deputy director, Women's Army Corps(Gen Inez Bailey was the Director)COL Lambeth served as Deputy Director from 1 Jun 1972-31 Aug 1975. She was the daughter of Courtney Scott Lambeth and Ruth Cox Lambeth, passed away on Oct 27th in San Antonio, TX following an illness of several months.

The WAC deputy directors were often the ones who kept things going while the director traveled the world to check on the status of and visit WACs assigned overseas.

COL Lambeth was born in Hugo, OK and a Hugo HS grad, she also graduated from the University of Okahahoma. In Feb 1952 she was commissioned a 2nd LT and assigned as a assistant platoon leader, Company E at Ft Lee, VA.

COL Lambeth was a long time friend of MG Mary E. Clarke, who passed away 10 Jun 2011 San Antonio Tx. COL Lambeth had two sisters; Ruth Frates of San Francisco and Frances Knox of Midland, TX. Her father Courtney Lambeth passed away in 1954 and her mother Ruth Cox Lambeth in 1944.

COL Lambeth's ashes will be returned to her home, Hugo, OK. No services are planned.

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  • Maintained by: Sørlien9
  • Originally Created by: Dr Marie C.Karban DVM ret
  • Added: 30 Oct 2011
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Col Maida Elaine Lambeth (14 Jan 1925–27 Oct 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79571470, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Sørlien9 (contributor 48299721) .