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Root, Walter - Col
Full Military Funeral For Col. Walter Root
Full military rites will be held at the funeral of Col. Walter Root Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Fort Lewis chapel, according to word received here by friends of the family. Burial will be in the post cemetery there.
Col. Root, a former resident of Walla Walla, died last Thursday evening at his home near Tacoma.
Walla Walla Union Bulletin, Walla Walla, WA 5 Sept 1949
Name: Walter H Root
Service Info.: COL WW I II
Birth Date: 24 Mar 1891
Death Date: 1 Sep 1949
Interment Date: 7 Sep 1949
Cemetery: Ft. Lewis Post Cemetery
Cemetery Address: Public Works Supply Division Bldg 2070 Pendleton Avenue Tacoma, WA 98433
Buried At: Section 4 Site 60b
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