Army Badge
  • Name: Earl Franklin Myers
  • Location of Birth: Spokane, Washington
  • Date of Birth: July 1, 1910
  • Date of Death: January 6, 1979
  • Parents: Irving Myers & Rosabelle (Carlson) Myers
  • High School and Class: 1929 Greenway High School, Coleraine, Minnesota
  • College:
  • Highest Rank: T SGT (Technical Sergeant)
  • Branch: Army
  • Other Branch:
  • Date Sworn In: June 12, 1942
  • Place Sworn In: Phoenix, Arizona
  • Date of Discharge: October 22, 1945
  • Place of Discharge:
  • Military Awards:

  • Military Highlights:
    WW II Draft Registration Cards – 10/16/1940 – 03/31/1947
    State: Arizona
    Name: Earl Franklin Myers
    Race: White
    Age: 29
    Birth Date: January 1, 1911 [sic - birth & death records indicate July 1, 1910]
    Birth Place: Spokane, Washington, USA
    Residence Place: Miami, Gila, Arizona, USA
    Registration Date: October 16, 1940
    Employer: Miami Copper Co., Miami, Arizona
    Weight: 148
    Height: 5-9
    Complexion: Dark
    Eye Color: Blue
    Hair Color: Brown
    Next of Kin: Raymond A. Myers, brother, Miami, Gila, Arizona

    World War II Army Enlistment (1938-1946)
    Name: Earl F. Myers
    Race: White
    Marital Status: Separated, without dependents (Separated)
    Rank: Private
    Birth year: 1911 [sic]
    Nativity state or country: Washington
    Residence: Gila, Arizona
    Citizenship: Citizen
    Education: 2 years of college
    Civil Occupation: Unskilled occupations in extraction of minerals, n.e.c.
    Enlistment date: June 12, 1942
    Enlistment place: Phoenix, Arizona
    Branch: Branch immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Component: Selectees (Enlisted men)
    Source: Civil Life
    Height: 69
    Weight: 135

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

  • MIA / POW:

  • Civilian Life:
    Earl Myers married Ethel Shaw in Miami, Arizona in 1947 where the couple resided. Earl retired as a machinist for the Miami Copper Co.

    Earl died in Miami, Arizona and he is buried in Globe Cemetery, Globe, Arizona. He is survived by his wife, Ethel; six sons, Kenneth, Gordon, Gale, Donald, Johnny and Robert; three daughters, Joyce Stewart, Brenda,, and Janice; five brothers; four sisters; and nine grandchildren.

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