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Grave has been located World War II Soldier flag male ancestor  Burdette Mase  FITCH

  (b. 12 February 1896 Kansas, USA   d. 6 November 1977 San Francisco, California, USA )  

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Burdette Mase FITCH was born 12 February 1896 in Kansas, USA. Burdette Mase FITCH was the child of ?   and   ?

Burdette Mase was a soldier in World War II.

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He married  Priscilla EDWARDS abt. 1936 .  Priscilla EDWARDS  was born 15 March 1903 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville).  She died 19 July 1999 in Saint Petersburg, Florida, USA.  She was the daughter of George Washington EDWARDS and Anna Amelia CROUSS.

Burdette Mase FITCH died 6 November 1977 in San Francisco, California, USA.

Born in Delphos, Ottawa County, Kansas, USA

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Burdette Mase FITCH married Grave has been locatedflag photo of ancestor  Priscilla EDWARDS-- Date: abt. 1936 Place:

Priscilla EDWARDS was the daughter of George Washington EDWARDS and Anna Amelia CROUSS


Engagement of Miss Priscilla Edwards, Concert and Radio Singer, Announced - Travels in Orient

"Mr and Mrs George Washington Edwards of Pittsfield announce the engagement of their daughter, Priscilla, to Capt Burdett M. Fitch, United States army, son of Mr and Mrs A. E. Fitch of Kansas City, formerly of Warrneton, Va. The wedding will take place the the 21st in the chapel at Fort Stotsenburg, Manilla, Philippine Islands, where Capt Fitch is stationed."

"Miss Edwards left late in September for a trip around the world, stopping at Banff and Lake Louise before sailing from Vancouver on the liner Empress of Japan. Stopping at Honolulu, the liner proceeded to Yokohama, where Miss Edwards with friends left the ship to make an extensive tour of Japan, visiting all its principal centers. Arriving at Peiping, she traveled by plane over the Ming tombs and the great wall at China. At Nanking, Miss Walker was the guest of her cousins Dr and Mrs William Roberts."

"Miss Walker was educated at Miss Hall's school at Pittsfield and the Capeu school at Northampton where her voice culture began under the direction of Miss Mary Williams of Smith college. Miss Edwards continued her musical education at the Institute of Musical Arts, New York city. After three years' study there, she became a pupil of Royal Dadman of Springfield."

"For some time, Miss Edwards was soprano in the quartet at the Longmeadow Congregational church under the direction of Mrs Dorothy Birchard Mulroney. Following travel and concert work in the West, Miss Edwards returned to study with Lambert Murphy. Concert and radio work followed with two seasons at Miami, Fla."

"Capt Fitch is a graduate of a southern college. He served in the World War and is now a captain of the field artillery at Fort Stotsenburg where he is a member of the post's polo team."

"Following their wedding, Capt Fitch and his bride will sail to Bali for a trip and will make their home at Fort Stotsenburg."

"Miss Edwards is a niece of Mrs Leroy P Fletcher of Spruceland avenue, this city, where she has frequently visited."

Date: February 02, 1936
Location: Massachusetts
Paper: Springfield Republican


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Burdette Mase FITCH
San Francisco National Cemetery San Francisco San Francisco County California, USA Plot: Section OS Site 110A 3
12 February 1896
, Kansas, USA

1900 Kansas

name: Burdette M Fitch
residence: Blaine & Logan Townships, Ottawa, Kansas
birth date: Feb 1896
birthplace: Kansas
relationship to head-of-household: Son
spouse name:
spouse titles:
spouse birth place:
father name:
father titles:
father birthplace: Ohio
mother name:
mother titles:
mother birthplace: Kansas
race or color (expanded): White
head-of-household name:
gender: Male
marital status: Single
years...

1910 Sheridan, Ottawa, Kansas

name: Burdett M Fitch
birthplace: Kansas
relationship to head of household: Son
residence: Sheridan, Ottawa, Kansas
marital status: Single
race : White
gender: Male
immigration year:
father's birthplace: Ohio
mother's birthplace: Kansas
family number: 84
page number: 4
Household Gender Age
parent Albert E Fitch M 39y
parent Jennie E Fitch F 37y
Burdett M Fitch M 14y
Harrold V Fitch M 12y
Kenneth E...

1920 Is this him?

name: Burdette M Fitch
residence: , , District of Columbia
estimated birth year: 1897
age: 23
birthplace: Kansas
relationship to head of household: Self
gender: Male
race: White
marital status: Single
father's birthplace:
mother's birthplace:
film number: 1820210
digital folder number: 4295778
image number: 01099
sheet number: 4

1920 U.S. Census

6 November 1977
San Francisco, California, USA

U.S. Social Security Death Index
first name: Burdette
middle name:
last name: Fitch
name suffix:
birth date: 12 February 1896
social security number: 563-52-4967
place of issuance: California
last residence: San Francisco, San Francisco, California
zip code of last residence: 94109
death date : November 1977
estimated age at death: 81

Burdette Mase, Brigadier-General
(1896 – 1977)

1942 - 1945
Adjutant to the Commander in Chief South-west Pacific Area
1945 - 1946
Adjutant to the Supreme Commander Allied Powers Japan
1953 Retired

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Name: Burdette M Fitch
Social Security #: 563524967
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 12 Feb 1896
Birth Place: Kansas
Death Date: 6 Nov 1977
Death Place: San Francisco California, Death Index, 1940-1997 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2000.
Original data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics.

Burdette is buried at: San Francisco National Cemetery San Francisco San Francisco County California, USA Plot: Section OS Site 110A 3
Name: Burdette M Fitch
Birth Date: 12 Feb 1896
Death Date: 6 Nov 1977
Service Start Date: 13 Mar 1918
Interment Date: 9 Nov 1977
Cemetery: San Francisco National Cemetery
Cemetery Address: 1 Lincoln Blvd Presidio of San Francisco San Francisco, CA 94129
Buried At: Section Os Site 110a 3

National Cemetery Administration. U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: National Cemetery Administration. Nationwide Gravesite Locator

Added: 10/17/2010 4:02:31 PM - Updated: 4/24/2017 1:31:07 PM

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