Captain Elwood Christian Madsen, United States Navy (Retired) was buried in Grave #3847, Section 25, on 20 January 1971.He was an early naval aviator who was captured in World War II on Guam, in December 19441. He was held as a Prisoner of War for over four years. He was also active off the Korean coast before retirement.
- MADSEN, ELWOOD CHRISTIAN
- CPT USN
- DATE OF BIRTH: 09/01/1906
- DATE OF DEATH: 01/13/1971
- BURIED AT: SECTION 25 SITE 3847 ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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