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    Mildred E Rice

    World War II · US Army · Private First Class

    Rank: Private First Class
    United States of America
    Birth - 1914

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    Marriage - 10 Jun 1944  - Age: 30 years
    Divorced from 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 - 1930  - Age: 16 years
    Kansas City, Missouri
    Roy Louis Rice
    Death - 30 May 1945  - Age: 31 years
    Plane lost over the sea.
    Off the Coast of Ghana, Africa
    Remembered on the Tablets of the Missing, an American Battle Monument, North Africa American Cemetery in Carthage Tunisia.
    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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    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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