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Paschall Dupuy Fowlkes

Captain, Army

Born: July 26, 1915
Hometown: Richmond City
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: March 24, 1945
Died In: Wesel, Germany
Awards: Purple Heart

Captain Fowlkes served as a Chaplain with the 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division. He was a graduate of the University of Virginia and the Theological Seminary of Virginia in Alexandria. Before the war, he was employed by the Protestant Episcopal Church in northern Virginia.

He is buried in Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands.

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