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Cecil Clay Risen

Submitted by:Mary Hatton



The Paris Daily Enterprise, Dated: Thursday, Dec. 14/1944

Staff Sgt. Cecil Clay Risen, 23, fprmerly of Paris but now of Sharpsburg, Ky., who was killed in action in France on Sepy. 26th a memorial service will be held at 3 PMSunday at the Paris Christian Church. Rev. Rodes Thompson will be in charge.

Besides his parents, he is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Ledford Stegall and Miss Waverline Risen, both of Paris; three brothers, John, William Robert, and Franklin D. Risen, Sharpsburg.

He entered service on September, 1940 and had been overseas since October, 1941.

U.S. Rosters of World War II Dead, 1939-1945 about Cecil C Risen
Name: Cecil C Risen

Gender: Male
Race: White
Religion: Protestant


Cemetery Name: Any private cemetery in Kentucky

Disposition: According to next of kin

Service Branch: Army

Rank: Staff Sergeant
Service Number: 15056895

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. U.S. Rosters of World War II Dead, 1939-1945 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Original data: United States. Army. Quartermaster Generalís Office. Rosters of World War II Dead (all services). Washington, D.C.: U.S. Army.





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