John Vandergrift Summerlin is a relative of George Thomas Summerlin, Captain, United States Army, who is buried adjacement to him in Section 6 of Arlington National Cemetery. John was a World War II Casualty from California. His wife, Elna Barrett Summerlin (1910-1986) is buried with him.
SUMMERLIN, JOHN V
- 1ST LT SCU 1927 PRESIDIO OF SAN FRAN CALIF
- DATE OF DEATH: 01/21/1943
- BURIED AT: SECTION 6 SITE 9681-A
- 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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