O'Guins, O'Gwins, O'Gwynns and O'Quins in Early America

Elmer Lewis "Fish" O'Guin, Jr

Male 1918 - 2006  (88 years)


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  • Name Elmer Lewis "Fish" O'Guin, Jr  [1, 2
    Suffix Jr 
    Born 6 Oct 1918  Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1920  Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1930  Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1935  Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1940  Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Draft card 1942  Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Military Enlistment 14 Mar 1942  Fort Oglethorpe, Catoosa Co, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 18 Oct 2006  Waverly, Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 20 Oct 2006  Richlawn Cem, Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Find a Grave # Apr 2014  128728312 Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I11719  Hardy TN Founder
    Last Modified 21 Jul 2015 

    Father Elmer Lewis O'Guin, Sr,   b. 25 Dec 1892, Linden, Perry Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Oct 1955, McEwen, Humphreys Co, Tennessee? Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 63 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Ruby B Wilkinson,   b. Abt 1897, Stewart Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1940, New Johnsonville, Humphreys Co, Tennessee? Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 29 Dec 1917  Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F0339  Group Sheet

    Family Dorothy L Cook,   b. 13 Sep 1913, Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 2007, Waverly, Humphreys Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married Aft 1940 
    Children 
     1. Dottie O'Guin,   b. Aft 1940, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 2012  (Age > 72 years)
    Last Modified 21 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F0894  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • ACTIVITY DURING WWII
      ENTERED SERVICE IN 1942; TRAINED AT CAMP CLAIBORNE, LOUISIANA. SERVED IN 101ST AIRBORNE AND COMPANY A, 401ST GLIDER INFANTRY. FOUGHT IN THE NORMANDY INVASION AND WOUNDED IN THE BATTLE OF THE BULGE. AWARDED THE PURPLE HEART, BRONZE STAR WITH OAK LEAF CLUSTER, COMBAT INFANTRYMAN BADGE, EUROPEAN-AFRICAN-MIDDLE EASTERN CAMPAIGN MEDAL, WWII VICTORY MEDAL, AMERICAN CAMPAIGN MEDAL AND ARMY OF OCCUPATION MEDAL (GERMANY). DISCHARGED FROM SERVICE IN 1945.

      Dorothy Cook O'Guin, Wife

      National WWII Memorial Website
      http://www.wwiimemorial.com

  • Sources 
    1. [S001883] 1920 United States Federal Census.
      1920 United States Federal Census. Humphreys Co, Tennessee, ED , roll , page , image 347.

    2. [S006023] Social Security Death Index.

    3. [S006023] Social Security Death Index.
      Social Security Death Index

    4. [S001894] 1930 United States Federal Census.
      1930 United States Federal Census. Humphreys Co, Tennessee, ED 4, roll 2256, page , image 412.0.

    5. [S001905] 1940 United States Federal Census.

    6. [S006941] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946.
      U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 World War II Army Enlistment Records

    7. [S004069] http://www.locategrave.org/l/5901527/Elmer-L-O-Guin-TN.

    8. [S003569] Find a Grave Website.

    9. [S006418] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002.
      Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002.