Army Badge
  • Name: Clarence Robert Dockeray
  • Location of Birth: Duluth, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: November 4, 1921
  • Date of Death: January 3, 2014
  • Parents: Forrest Dockeray & Nina (Kutz) Dockeray
  • High School and Class: 1939 Greenway High School, Coleraine, Minnesota
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  • Branch: Army
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  • Date of Discharge: March 16, 1946
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  • Military Highlights:
    WW II Draft Registration Cards – 10/16/1940 – 03/31/1947
    State: Minnesota
    Name: Clarence Robert Dockeray
    Race: White
    Age: 20
    Birth Date: November 4, 1921
    Birth Place: Duluth, Minnesota
    Residence Place: Marble, Itasca, Minnesota
    Registration Date: February 16, 1942
    Employer: Mesaba Cliffs Iron Co., Marble, Minnesota
    Weight: 170
    Height: 5-10
    Complexion: Light
    Eye Color: Hazel
    Hair Color: Brown
    Other characteristic: Crooked index finger - left hand
    Next of Kin: F. H. Dockeray, Marble, Minnesota

    Newspaper article: Feb 1945 – Pvt. Clarence R. Dockeray, Camp Beale, Calif. has been classified an automotive electrician in a repair unit behind the lines. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Dockeray.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Clarence Dockeray died in Macomb County, Michigan and is buried in Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Township, Macomb, Michigan. He is survived by his wife, Phyllis; children, Robert (Ann), Louise Tahone, Jo-Ann (Mark) Rathbone, and James; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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