William Reed Hapgood (1899-1961) – Sportsman and WWll Naval Officer

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Born: October 31, 1899 Died: January 18, 1961 Plot: Section 10, Plot 24 William R. Hapgood was born in Philadelphia to parents Herbert Cecil Hapgood (1876-1945) and Frances G. Anderson Hapgood (1875-1922). They lived at 3414 Hamilton St. in the Powelton Village section of …Read More

Col. Frank McAnally Wallace – Police Officer & Veteran of WWI and WWII

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Born: August 20, 1901 Died: June 10, 1967 Plot: Section F, Range 1, Lot 2 Frank Wallace had Irish roots, but his parents and his maternal grandfather were all born and lived their lives in the Irish communities of South Philadelphia. Frank was born in …Read More

Kathryn Lufkin Alcorn (1895-1976) PHILADELPHIA STENOGRAPHER AND NAVY YEOMAN (F) IN WWI

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Born: January 23, 1895 Died: March 6, 1976 Plot: Naval 4, Row 15, Grave 7 March is Women’s History Month. In March, 2016 we wish to celebrate the life of one of our own—Kathryn Lufkin Alcorn—who was part of an historic change to the U.S. …Read More