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Parents:
Albert Thomas Carey
Oct13, 1874 - Mar 19, 1948
Lucy Jane Morris
Feb 9, 1896 - Jul 27, 1993
Name: Charles Benjamin Carey WWII Vet
Born: September 2, 1925
Location: Jonesborough, Washington County, TN
 
Married:
1) 27 Nov 1943 - Juanita Gray
     Location: Washington County, TN
 
Died: May 1, 1945
Death Place: Hillpolding, Germany
Burial Location: Maple Lawn Cemetery, Jonesborough, Tennessee
Children:
1) No Children
Notes:
From Johnson City News Paper:
Jonesborough Boy, 19, Loses Life in Nazi Fight
The War Department has notified Mr. and Mrs. A.T. Carey of West Main Street, Jonesborough, their son, Pfc. Charles B. Carey was killed in action in Germany May 1.

In service since December 1, 1943, the 19 year old private went overseas in January of this year. He had early training at Fort Knox, Ky. and Fort George G. Meade. Md.before he went overseas in January, 1945. He attended Jonesborough high school.
 
Surviving besides the parents are two brothers, David Carey of Jonesborough, and A.T. Carey, Jr., SM third class, U.S. Navy, now serving at a PT boat base in the Southwest Pacific war area. The seaman has been in service since January, 1943, going overseas in January, 1945.
 
Memorial Services for Charles Carey
Memorial services for Pfc. Charles B. Carey, who was killed in action at Hillpolding Germany, on May 1 while serving with a forward division of the U.S. Army, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Jackson Park Church of the Brethren in Jonesborough. Services will be in charge of Elder Sam Garst of Blountville and the Rev. Jacob C. Wine, pastor.

(Program) Memorial Service for Pfc. Charles B. Carey
Held at Jackson Park Church of the Brethren
Sunday, November 25, 1945
Charles was killed in battle while in his tank soon after his wife sent him a letter telling him she wanted a divorce. Because of the letter, his mother received his benefits from the military. He was named for both his mother's father and his father's father.
 
Charles and Juanita had no children.
Notes 2:
Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938 - 1946 (Enlistment Records)
Field Title Value Meaning
ARMY SERIAL NUMBER 34888840 34888840
NAME
CAREY
CHARLES B
CAREY CHARLES B
RESIDENCE: STATE 48 TENNESSEE
RESIDENCE: COUNTY 179 WASHINGTON
PLACE OF ENLISTMENT 4350 FT OGLETHORPE GEORGIA
DATE OF ENLISTMENT DAY 16 16
DATE OF ENLISTMENT MONTH 11 Nov
DATE OF ENLISTMENT YEAR 43 1943
GRADE: ALPHA DESIGNATION PV0# Undefined Code
GRADE: CODE 8 Private
BRANCH: ALPHA DESIGNATION NO# No branch assignment
BRANCH: CODE 02 No branch assignment
FIELD USE AS DESIRED # #
TERM OF ENLISTMENT 5 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
LONGEVITY ### ###
SOURCE OF ARMY PERSONNEL 0 Civil Life
NATIVITY 48 TENNESSEE
YEAR OF BIRTH 25 25
RACE AND CITIZENSHIP 1 White, citizen
EDUCATION 2 2 years of high school
CIVILIAN OCCUPATION 781 Semiskilled mechanics and repairmen, motor vehicles
MARITAL STATUS 6 Single, without dependents
COMPONENT OF THE ARMY 7 Selectees (Enlisted Men)
CARD NUMBER # #
BOX NUMBER 0863 0863
FILM REEL NUMBER 3.285 3.285
Notes 3:
U.S. Rosters of World War II Dead, 1939-1945 about Charles B Carey
Name: Charles B Carey
Gender: Male
Race: White
Religion: Protestant

Cemetery Name: Tennessee
Disposition: According to next of kin

Service Branch: Army
Rank: Private
Service Number: 34888840  
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