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For information about the Veterans Park contact:

Nederland Parks & Recreation Department
2301 Avenue H
Nederland, TX 77627 
Phone: 409-724-0773


For information about the Database contact:

Marion & Ed Hughes
Public Library

2712 Nederland Avenue
Nederland, TX 77627 
Phone: 409-722-1255

Database Number   558
Name   McGown, Arthur P.
Birth Date   12 February 1923
Birth Place   Milam, Sabine County, Texas
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Service Branch   Army


  Office of Strategic Services (OSS)
Rank/Grade   Technician 4th Grade
Date of Enlistment   12 February 1943
Date of Discharge   23 October 1945
Service Occupation   Supply Clerk
Decorations   EAME Campaign Medal with 3 Bronze Stars; Good Conduct Medal; Overseas Service Bars (4)
Locations of Military Service    
Battles and Campaigns   Rome-Arno, Southern France, Rhineland
Date of Marriage    
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Date Added to Database   4 February 2016
Source of Service Information   Veteran and Discharge document
Photograph   McGown_Arthur_P-2  
Newspaper Articles      
Documents   McGown_Arthur_P-1a