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Elwood Rudolph Harris

Staff Sergeant, Army

Born: October 14, 1919
Hometown: Richmond City
Entered: October 2, 1941
Discharged: June 23, 1943
Casualty Date: June 23, 1943
Awards: Army Seal

Served in World War II. Killed while loading ordnance onto B-17F Airplane. Bombs accidentally exploded, Station 167 England, 23 June 1943. Buried at Netherlands American Cemetary in Margraten Holland, next to his brother, also Killed in Action.

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