Henry Joseph Close (1884) - World War 1 and World War 2

Henry Joseph Close (1884) – World War 1 and World War 2

Henry Joseph Close (1884) was born in New Haven, Connecticut, America in 1884, the son of George Brown Close and Sarah Kettendorf. He spent most of his life as a shipyard electrician in Quincy, Massachusetts. He was drafted into the US forces at Quincy, Massachusetts in […]

Lewis Samuel Close (1897) - World War 1 and World War 2

Lewis Samuel Close (1897) – World War 1 and World War 2

Lewis Samuel Close (1897) was born in Nunda, New York in 1897, the son of Morrell Eugene Close (1867) and Lillian May Wildey. He was drafted into the US forces in 1918 at Geneseo, New York. In 1942 he enlisted into the US forces at Chicago, […]

John Manley Close (1881) - World War 1 and World War 2

John Manley Close (1881) – World War 1 and World War 2

John Manley Close (1881) was born in Genoa, New York in 1881, the son of Franklin Ferris Close (1847) and Lydia Ann Whipple. He was drafted into the US forces in 1918 at Los Angeles, California. In 1942 he was drafted again at Los Angela, California. […]

Leland Maxwell Close (1893) - World War 1 and World War 2

Leland Maxwell Close (1893) – World War 1 and World War 2

Leland Maxwell Close (1893) was born in Greenwich, Connecticut, America in 1893, the son of Jacob Voorhis Close (1858) and Anna Maxwell Williams. He was drafted into the US forces in 1917 at Norwalk, Connecticut. In 1942 he was drafted again at Norwalk, Connecticut. See more […]

Richard Howard Close (1904) - World War 2

Richard Howard Close (1904) – World War 2

Richard Howard Close (1904) was born in California, America in 1904, the son of Cicero Howard Close (1864) and Della Margaret Doxey. He enlisted into the US Navy in 1942 at California and was subsequently awarded the Purple Heart Medal for his services. See more detail […]

William Edward Close (1878) - World War 1 and World War 2

William Edward Close (1878) – World War 1 and World War 2

William Edward Close (1878) was born in Greenwich, Connecticut, America in 1878, the son of George W Close (1833) and Annie Unknown. He was drafted into the US forces in 1918 at Brooklyn, New York, blind in both eyes. In 1942 he was drafted again at […]

Everett Reynolds Close (1879) - World War 1 and World War 2

Everett Reynolds Close (1879) – World War 1 and World War 2

Everett Reynolds Close (1879) was born in Greenwich, Connecticut, America in 1879, the son of Theodore E Close (1841) and Agnes Clara Howland. He was drafted into the US forces in 1918 at Fairfield County, Connecticut. In 1942 he was drafted again at Greenwich, Connecticut. See […]

Egbert W Close (1891) - World War 1 and World War 2

Egbert W Close (1891) – World War 1 and World War 2

Egbert W Close (1891) was born in Matawan, New Jersey in 1891, the son of Joseph Ward Close (1865) and Emma Wyckoff. He was drafted into the US forces in 1917 at Asbury Park, New Jersey. In 1942 he was drafted again at Asbury Park, New […]

Wilmot Seward Close (1886) - World War 1 and World War 2

Wilmot Seward Close (1886) – World War 1 and World War 2

Wilmot Seward Close (1886) was born in Manhattan, New York, America in 1886, the son of Frank L Close and Eloise Seward. He joined the 7th New York Infantry in 1917 and saw action overseas. He was slightly wounded in Belgium and mentioned in despatches for […]

Earl Mead Close (1885) - World War 1 and World War 2

Earl Mead Close (1885) – World War 1 and World War 2

Earl Mead Close (1885) was born in Illinois, America in 1885, the son of John Andrew Close (1848) and Nancy Anna Ashen. He was drafted into the US forces in 1918 at Madison County, Illinois. In 1942 he was drafted again at Alton, Madison County, Illinois. […]

Charles Le Roy Close (1890) - World War 1 and World War 2

Charles Le Roy Close (1890) – World War 1 and World War 2

Charles Le Roy Close (1890) was born in Matawan, New Jersey in 1890, the son of Charles Edwin Close (1860) and Hannah Thopmson Horner. He was drafted into the US forces in 1917 at Matawan, New Jersey. In 1942 he was drafted again at Monmouth County, […]

Lispenard Paul Close (1895) - World War 1 and World War 2

Lispenard Paul Close (1895) – World War 1 and World War 2

Lispenard Paul Close (1895) was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1895, the son of Frederick Norcross Close (1853) and Teresa Mary Florence Hanly. He was drafted into the US forces in 1917 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 1942 he was drafted again at Glassport, Pennsylvania. See more […]

Henry Pletcher Close (1911) - World War 2

Henry Pletcher Close (1911) – World War 2

Henry Pletcher Close (1911) was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1911, the son of Joseph C Close Close (1884) and Helen Mayme Pletcher. He enlisted into the US Army in 1941 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as a private in the US Army and saw overseas service between […]

Harold Thomas Close (1893) - World War 1 and World War 2

Harold Thomas Close (1893) – World War 1 and World War 2

Harold Thomas Close (1893) was born in Greenwich, Connecticut, America in 1893, the son of Peter Voorhis Close (1861) and Anna S Thomas. He was drafted into the US forces in 1917 at Greenwich, Connecticut. In 1942 he was drafted again at Greenwich, Connecticut. See more […]

Junius Benham Close (1889) - World War 1 and World War 2

Junius Benham Close (1889) – World War 1 and World War 2

Junius Benham Close (1889) was born in New Jersey, America in 1889, the son of John Edward Close and Marie Curtis Benham. He was drafted into the US forces in 1917. He was drafted into the US Forces in 1942. See more detail in the Close […]

Clifford Webster Close (1882) - World War 1 and World War 2

Clifford Webster Close (1882) – World War 1 and World War 2

Clifford Webster Close (1882) was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, America in 1882, the son of Gideon Albertus Close and Eleanor Adelaide Wiggins. He was drafted into the US forces at Stamford, Connecticut in 1918. In 1942 he was drafted again at Stamford, Connecticut. See more detail […]

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