Help sourcing Firefighter & US Navy veteran Luke Wakefield (1924-2005)

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His family of 2 wives and children/grandchildren is estranged, and a descendant is asking for help discovering all available information about his life! All help finding locatable documents and links to documents are appreciated!

Luke Lee Wakefield (1924-2005)
Firefighter for City of San Francisco
US Navy, World War II & Korean War veteran

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WikiTree profile: Luke Wakefield
in Genealogy Help by Russ Gunther G2G6 Mach 7 (73.3k points)
edited by Russ Gunther

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Luke Lee Wakefield

 in the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

 

      Name: Luke Lee Wakefield
      [Luke L Wakefield] 
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 29 Jan 1924
      Birth Place: Sacramento South, California
      [Sacramento S] 
      Death Date: 14 Dec 2005
      Father: Lee Wakefield
      Mother: Beatrice Labou
      SSN: 559267834
      Notes: Jan 1942: Name listed as LUKE LEE WAKEFIELD; 17 Dec 2005: Name listed as LUKE L WAKEFIELD

      Source Information

      Ancestry.com. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

       

      by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (439k points)
      +5 votes

      His father was a career Marine

      Lee A Wakefield

       in the U.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1958

      VIEWU.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1958

          Name: Lee A Wakefield
          Muster Date: Aug 1919
          Enlistment Date: 1 May 1919
          Rank: Private
          Station: Marine Barracks, Navy Yard, Mare Island, California

          Source Information

          Ancestry.com. U.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1958 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.

           

          by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (439k points)
          +5 votes

           

          Lee A Wakefield

           in the 1910 United States Federal Census

          VIEW1910 United States Federal Census

            Name: Lee A Wakefield
            Age in 1910: 9
            Birth Year: abt 1901
            Birthplace: Texas
            Home in 1910: Bandon, Coos, Oregon
            Street: Eighth Street
            Race: White
            Gender: Male
            Relation to Head of House: Son
            Marital Status: Single
            Father's name: Joseph Wakefield
            Father's Birthplace: Texas
            Mother's name: Nora Wakefield
            Mother's Birthplace: Texas
            Attended School: Yes
            Neighbors: View others on page
            Household Members:
            Name Age
            Joseph Wakefield 32
            Nora Wakefield 32
            Earl C Wakefield 11
            Lee A Wakefield 9
            Sybil F Wakefield 5
            Gladys A Wakefield 3

            Source Citation

            Year: 1910; Census Place: Bandon, Coos, Oregon; Roll: T624_1280; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 0050; FHL microfilm: 1375293

             

            by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (439k points)
            +5 votes

             

            Beatrice Leabo

             in the 1910 United States Federal Census

            VIEW1910 United States Federal Census

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              Name: Beatrice Leabo
              [Beatrice Labou]
              [Bertrice Leabo] 
              Age in 1910: 3
              Birth Year: abt 1907
              Birthplace: Washington
              Home in 1910: Bellingham Ward 2, Whatcom, Washington
              Street: C St
              Race: White
              Gender: Female
              Relation to Head of House: Daughter
              Marital Status: Single
              Father's name: Joseph Leabo
              Father's Birthplace: Oregon
              Mother's name: Mary Leabo
              Mother's Birthplace: Oregon
              Neighbors: View others on page
              Household Members:
              Name Age
              Joseph Leabo 55
              Mary Leabo 39
              Helen Leabo 16
              Carl Leabo 13
              Howard Leabo 7
              Beatrice Leabo 3

              Source Citation

              Year: 1910; Census Place: Bellingham Ward 2, Whatcom, Washington; Roll: T624_1673; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0322; FHL microfilm: 1375686

               

              by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (439k points)
              +5 votes

               

              Nora Rowan

               in the Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008

              •  

                Name: Nora Rowan
                Gender: Female
                Spouse: J A Wakefield
                Child: Earl Clifton Wakefield

                Source Information

                Ancestry.com. Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.

                 

                by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (439k points)
                +4 votes

                 

                Joseph A Wakefield

                 in the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

                    Name: Joseph A Wakefield
                    Birth Date: 30 Aug 1877
                    Birth Place: Montague Cty, Texas
                    Death Date: 29 Jan 1941
                    Claim Date: 26 Mar 1941
                    SSN: 543094756
                    Notes: 27 Dec 1978: Name listed as JOSEPH A WAKEFIELD

                    Source Information

                    Ancestry.com. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

                     

                    by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (439k points)
                    +4 votes

                     

                    Joseph Leobo

                     in the Washington, Select Death Certificates, 1907-1960

                        Name: Joseph Leobo
                        Gender: Male
                        Age: 78
                        Estimated birth year: abt 1855
                        Death Date: 5 Aug 1933
                        Death Place: Seattle, King, Washington
                        Father: Isaac Leobo
                        Mother: Mary Lewis
                        FHL Film Number: 2023067
                        Reference ID: 2515

                        Source Information

                        Ancestry.com. Washington, Select Death Certificates, 1907-1960 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.

                         

                        by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (439k points)
                        +4 votes

                         

                        Joseph Elias Leabo

                         in the Oregon, Early Oregonians Index, 1800-1860

                         

                            Name: Joseph Elias Leabo
                            Birth Date: 27 May 1855
                            Birth Place: Oregon Territory, USA
                            Death Date: 5 Aug 1933
                            Death Place: King, Washington, USA
                            Original URL: View Website

                            Source Information

                            Ancestry.com. Oregon, Early Oregonians Index, 1800-1860 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.

                             

                            by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (439k points)
                            +4 votes

                             

                            Joseph Leabo

                             in the Washington, Birth Records, 1870-1935

                            VIEWWashington, Birth Records, 1870-1935

                                Name: Joseph Leabo
                                Gender: Male
                                Spouse: Mary Mansfield
                                Child: Howard O Leabo

                                Source Citation

                                Washington State Archives; Olympia, Washington; Washington Births, 1891-1935

                                Source Information

                                Ancestry.com. Washington, Birth Records, 1870-1935 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.

                                 

                                by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (439k points)
                                +4 votes

                                Findagrave

                                https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7816421

                                AND

                                Mary Mansfield

                                 in the 1880 United States Federal Census

                                VIEW1880 United States Federal Census

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                                  Name: Mary Mansfield
                                  Age: 9
                                  Birth Date: Abt 1871
                                  Birthplace: Oregon
                                  Home in 1880: Monroe, Benton, Oregon, USA
                                  Dwelling Number: 61
                                  Race: White
                                  Gender: Female
                                  Relation to Head of House: Daughter
                                  Marital Status: Single
                                  Father's name: John N Mansfield
                                  Father's Birthplace: Missouri
                                  Mother's name: Hanna A Mansfield
                                  Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
                                  Occupation: At School
                                  Attended School: Yes
                                  Neighbors: View others on page
                                  Household Members:
                                  Name Age
                                  John N Mansfield 38
                                  Hanna A Mansfield 30
                                  Mary Mansfield 9
                                  Fannie E Mansfield 5
                                  Clarance L Mansfield 4

                                  Source Citation

                                  Year: 1880; Census Place: Monroe, Benton, Oregon; Roll: 1080; Page: 116A; Enumeration District: 010

                                   

                                  by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (439k points)
                                  +1 vote
                                  More help finding Luke Wakefield's military service records please?

                                  And marriage records?
                                  by Russ Gunther G2G6 Mach 7 (73.3k points)

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