Colonel Wrentmore was the youngest soldier to have served in World War I, at the age of 12. He went on to serve in both World War II and the Korean War.
He died on December 11, 1983 and was laid to rest with full military honors in Section 65, Grave, 4102, Arlington National Cemetery.
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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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