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|Street:||City & State: TWO RIVERS, WI||E-Mail: email@example.com|
|Zip: 54241||Phone:||Spouse: Evelyn|
|Conflict: WW#2||Service Branch: ARMY||Unit: 2nd division.,9th inf., 2 bt., Co. E|
|Theater: ETO||Where Captured: Sigfried Line||Date Captured: 10-3- 44|
|Camps Held In: 12A,Katrine,Limberg,Germany||How Long Interned: -216 days|
|liberated / repatriated: liberated||Date Liberated: 3-44||Age at Capture: 29|
|Medals Received: European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Service Medal American Defense Service Medal 3 Overseas Bars Lapel button(no time lost)4 Discharge Emblems|
|Military Job: Rifleman||Company:|
|Occupation after War: Mason,laborer|
Born in Smithfield,Ill. 2-15-15 to Robert James Mason and Sadie Bell Kimes Mason .Enlisted 3-12-41 in Peoria ,Ill.
Sent to Camp McCoy, Wisconsin where he went my Mom(Ruby C. Loomis) who was from Baraboo,Wi..They married-8-16-1943.He was sent off to England ,Wales,and then to Normandy.He fought with the 2nd Division ,9th infantry,3rd Platoon. He was captured Oct.3,1944 and taken to POW Camp Kristine @ Limberg, Germany.He was held 6 months til freed by a Russian Woman Soldier (3-44).After returning home he became the father to 3 daughters(Karen,Judy,Janice) and 1 son ,(James).He was killed Friday ,March 5th,1999, at the age of 84 in a car accident in Two Rivers,Wi.
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