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Harlan J. Burrus[1]

Male 1920 - Abt 1943  (22 years)


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  • Name Harlan J. Burrus 
    Born 6 Jan 1920  Buchanan, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 1943  Rabal Harbor , New Britain, New Guinea Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried Body Never Recovered Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I22  Hatfield Genealogy
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2018 

    Father John Paul Burrus,   b. Abt 1895, Buchanan, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1925  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Mother Ethel Bell Jones,   b. 29 Nov 1895, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1981, Maricopa Co., Phoenix, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 1912-1914  [1
    Family ID F15  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1930 census Jerrold Willis Hatfield with his parents
    1930 census Jerrold Willis Hatfield with his parents
    1930 census Jerrold Willis Hatfield living with his father Murl Willis Hatfield, step-mother Ethel Bell Jones Burrus Hatfield, and step-siblings Arthur, Louise, and Harlan, and his half sister.

  • Notes 
    • His plane was shot down near Rabal Harbor in the Pacific on Nov. 11, 1943, and he died in a Japanese prison camp. His body was never recovered. After the war, Murl and Ethel Hatfield met a man who was in the POW camp with Uncle Hotts. Missing since Nov. 11, 1943 Preusumed dead.

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] Burrus, John Arthur, (John Arthur Burrus johnarthur@uswest.net).

    2. [S13] Blosser, Donn, (Donn Blosser).

    3. [S15] Obituary, (Obituary), Tribune Notes South Bend Indiana 9-5-1942 (Reliability: 4), 23 Apr 2001.

    4. [S17] Sears, Ada, (Papers from Ada Sears listing children born to John and Catherine Uplinger Hatfield, including dates.).