Aunt Pete Duesler
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Berdidine Ada Duesler (1913 - 1960)

PFC Berdidine Ada (Aunt Pete) Duesler
Born in Baldwinsville, Onondaga, New York, United Statesmap
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Died in Baldwinsville, Onondaga, New York, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 27 Jul 2014
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World War II, United States Army Air Corps, and Women's Army Corps



PFC Berdidine Ada (Aunt Pete) Duesler was born 19 Aug 1913 in Baldwinsville, Onondaga, New York, United States.

She was the daughter of Robert Duesler and Ida Halstead. She had eight siblings, including one being a twin, Ida Pauline Duesler.


  • Marriage: Earl Windsor Luke 7 May 1937 [1]


  • PFC, 110th AAF BU, (Army Air Force, Base Unit) World War II


  • March 28, 1960. At: 70 E. Genesee St., Baldwinsville, Onondaga, New York, USA.


  • Riverview Cemetery, Baldwinsville, Onondaga, New York.


  • Baldwinsville NY Messenger, 31 Mar 1960. Berdidine Duesler. Miss Berdidine (Pete) Duesler, 46, of 70 E. Genesee St., died Monday morning at her home after suffering a heart attack. She was a native of Baldwinsville. Miss Duesler, was a member of the Methodist Church. She was a bus driver for Wieting-Johnson Memorial School. Surviving are four sisters; one sister, a twin, Mrs Thomas Young, Mrs. Howard Hudson, Mrs. Frank Palmer, and Mrs. Lee Wilbur of Bowens Corners; four brothers, Clarence Duesler of Phoenix, Wallace Duesler of Bowens Corners, Raymond and William Duesler of Baldwinsville; several nieces and nephews. Services will be at 2 p.m. today (Thursday) at the R.L. Madden Funeral Home, 29 W. Genesee St. The Rev. Stanley C. Robinson will officiate, Internment will be at Riverside Cemetery. Source:


  • U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946. Enlistment: 26 Apr 1944, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York. Branch: Womens Army Corps. Terms of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law.
  • U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963. Film Frame # 1794-1795. Name: Duesler, Berdidine A. Enlistment Date: 26 Apr 1944. Discharge Date: 30 Nov 1945. Grade: PFC. Branch: 110th AAF BU, Sec A. Army. DOB: 19 Aug 1913. DOD: 28 Mar 1960.
  • 1915 New York, State Census
  • 1920 United States Federal Census
  • 1925 New York, State Census
  • 1930 United States Federal Census

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  • Special Thanks to John Vickery who created WikiTree profile PFC Berdidine Ada (Aunt Pete) Duesler on 27 Jul 2014.

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