Clifford Clyde Craven

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  • Name: Clifford Clyde Craven
  • Location of Birth: Platteville, Wisconsin
  • Date of Birth: February 8, 1912
  • Date of Death: October 27, 1998 (86 years old)
  • Parents: Burns and Cora Craven
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  • Branch: Army
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  • Date Sworn In: June 1, 1942 (Induction Date)
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  • Date of Discharge: December 9, 1945 (Discharge Date)
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  • Military Highlights:
    Information from World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947:
    Name: Clifford Clyde Craven
    Gender: Male
    Race: White
    Age: 28
    Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
    Birth Date: February 8, 1912
    Birth Place: Platteville, Wisconsin, USA
    Residence Place: Pengilly, Itasca, Minnesota, USA
    Registration Date: October 16, 1940
    Registration Place: Pengilly, Itasca, Minnesota, USA
    Employer: Interstate Iron Company
    Weight: 152
    Complexion: Light
    Eye Color: Blue
    Hair Color: Brown
    Height: 5'9"
    Next of Kin: Burns Craven
    Household Members: Clifford Clyde Craven (self head)
    Household Members: Burns Craven (father)


    Branch of Service: Signal Corps with the 81st Signal Company at Camp Rucker, Alabama

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Clifford was married to Virginia Eleanore Martini on January 24, 1942, in St. Louis County, Minnesota.

    Clifford died at Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida.

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