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Samuel M. Spencer (1907 - 1944)

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Samuel M. Spencer
Born in Adams, Illinois, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of [private wife (unknown - 1980s)]
[children unknown]
Died in Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Liège, Belgiummap
Profile last modified 6 Feb 2020 | Created 27 Jan 2020 | Last significant change: 6 Feb 2020
00:45: Edward Trever edited the Birth Place for Samuel M. Spencer (1907-1944). (Formatting.) [Thank Edward for this]
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Biography

Samuel was born in 1907. He was the son of Glenn Spencer and Esther Abbott. Samuel enlisted to serve after Pearl Harbor and was killed in the Battle of the Bulge in 1944. He was buried in field of honor in France.[1]

Research notes

There is a memorial for a Cpl. Samuel M. Spencer from Adams Co., Illinois with the same life span listed in a Belgian cemetery on Find a Grave.[2]

Is he named Samuel Moses Spencer like his grandfather?

Sources

  1. Genealogical Sketches of The Spencers of Payson: Their Ancestors and Descendants, Vol. II compiled by Janet and Ida Longbotham 1989
  2. https://www.findagrave.com memorial #56285766
  • Genealogical Sketches of The Spencers of Payson: Their Ancestors and Descendants, Vol. II compiled by Janet and Ida Longbotham 1989

Acknowledgments

Thank you to Edward Trever for creating WikiTree profile Spencer-20126 through manual input on 26 Jan 2020. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Ed and others.



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