Fred Wallace, Jr.

Fred Wallace, Jr.

Male 1920 - 1973  (53 years)

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  • Name Fred Wallace  [1
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 27 Mar 1920  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Jul 1973  Lakewood ,Los Angeles County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried 2 Aug 1973  Los Angeles National Cemetery, Plot 89A, F/5 Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Fred was in the 101st Airborne during World War II. He was one of General Eisenhower's special troops.
      Private 1st class. Was in the Battle of the Bulge & Bastogne. Was one of 14 men to walk away from the Battle of the Bulge uninjured. Spent 12 days laying in bomb craters with German tanks running over the top of them. Patton came and rescued them. They deactivated the 101st and transferred them to the 82nd Airborne. After the war Fred returned to California and started a business for water softeners. He invented something new to soften the water. His partner sold all of their assets and they went out of business. He then went to work as a salesman for an upholstery plant. Became an alcoholic.

      Buried In.
      Los Angeles National Cemetery
      950 S. Sepulveda Boulevard
      Los Angeles
      Los Angeles County
      California USA
    Person ID I18306  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2009 

    Father Fred I. Wallace,   b. 27 Nov 1889, Perryville, Perry County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1954, Gonzales County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Blan Rickman,   b. 11 Feb 1898, Perryville, Perry County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1987, Sugar Land, Fort Bend County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Family ID F5453  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joette Ellis  [4
    Children 
     1. L.C. Wallace
     2. R.N. Wallace
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F5457  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Mar 1920 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, OK Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Fred Wallace, Jr.
    Fred Wallace, Jr.
    Son of Fred I. Wallace and Blan Rickman
    Fred Wallace, Sr., Blan Rickman and Fred Wallace, Jr.
    Fred Wallace, Sr., Blan Rickman and Fred Wallace, Jr.
    Fred Wallace, Jr. and Joette Ellis
    Fred Wallace, Jr. and Joette Ellis
    Fred was the son of Fred I. Wallace and Blan Rickman

  • Sources 
    1. [S052634] .

    2. [S052643] .

    3. [S052712] .

    4. [S1225] Cassandra Shrum [ShrumCass@aol.com].