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Mildred E Rice

World War II · US Army · Private First Class

Rank: Private First Class
United States of America
Remembered on the Tablets of the Missing, an American Battle Monument, North Africa American Cemetery in Carthage Tunisia.
Birth - 1914

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Marriage - 1930  - Age: 16 years
Kansas City, Missouri
Roy Louis Rice
1939 - 1945 World War II  - Age: 30 years
Army Serial Number
Source Of Army Personnel
Civil Life
Army Component
Women's Army Corps
Army Branch
Women's Army Corps
Conflict Period
World War II
Served For
United States of America

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Gold Star
Gold Star
Private First Class

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Enlistment - 29 Apr 1944  - Age: 30 years
Kansas City Missouri
Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law

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Purple Heart
World War II Victory Medal
American Campaign Medal
Army Presidential Unit Citation
Army Good Conduct Medal
European African Middle Eastern Campaign Medal
Des Moines, Iowa
Accra , British West Africa
Marriage - 10 Jun 1944  - Age: 30 years
Divorced from Roy Louis Rice
Death - 30 May 1945  - Age: 31 years
Plane lost over the sea.
Off the Coast of Ghana, Africa
Sales clerks
Race Or Ethnicity
Wyandotte County, Kansas
Level Of Education
3 years of high school
Marital Status
Separated, without dependents

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Full Name
Mildred E Rice

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Source Information

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Also Known As
Mildred Higgins
Rheubin Lee Higgins
Full Name
Mildred Ethel Higgins Rice
Mary Ethel Wood
Henry Franklin "Frank" Higgins, 1911, Wilma Jean Higgins Butts, 1923, Hazel May Higgins Price, 1927 and Virginia Lee Higgins Barton, 1929
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