Button Family in America

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Ralph Leroy Button SrAge: 90 years19262017

Name
Ralph Leroy Button Sr
Given names
Ralph Leroy
Surname
Button
Name suffix
Sr
Birth August 25, 1926
Occupation
Bicycle Messenger
June 1941 (Age 14 years)

Employer: Western Union Telegraph Co.
Education
High School
June 27, 1944 (Age 17 years)
School or college: Ithaca High School
Note: Class rank: 242 of 274
Military
WWII. Private. South Pacific then Japan.
from December 19, 1944 to November 23, 1946 (Age 18 years)
Agency: U.S. Army
Note: 42 167 433 Technician Fifth Grade Headquarters and Service Company 733rd Amphibian Tractor Battalion

Military Service Metals
Military Service Metals

Note: Expert Infantry Badge -- The Expert Infantryman Badge, or EIB, is a special skills badge of the Unit…


Residence July 1945 (Age 18 years)
Address: 164 Pearsall Place
Military
Korean Conflict. Korea 3 days then Japan.
Type: Army Corporal Grade E-4
from November 19, 1949 to April 13, 1953 (Age 23 years)

Agency: U.S. Army

Residence February 18, 1952 (Age 25 years)
Address: Route #4, Coddington Road
Occupation
Data Processing
1960 (Age 33 years)

Employer: Morse Chain, Borg-Warner Corporation
Occupation
Data Processing
1969 (Age 42 years)

Employer: Ithaca College
Occupation
Bike store owner
1972 (Age 45 years)

Address: 115 N. Tioga St Ithaca, NY 14850 then 524 W. State St Ithaca, NY 14850
Employer: Ithaca Bike Shop formerly Shepherd's Bike Shop
Ithaca Bike Shop items
Ithaca Bike Shop items

Note: Obit comments from Steven Johnson, T-Burg, NY on March 29, 2017


Ithaca Classified Business Directory 1962

Note: See page 12 in the file or page 142 in the printed document. Listing for "Button's Bicycle Shop" at 425 W Seneca and "Shepherd's Bike Shop" at 524 W State.

Death March 11, 201715:15 (Age 90 years)



SourceButton Families of America
Publication: 1971
Citation details: #1.8.3.10.3.10.1.3.2.1, p.483
Education
Class rank: 242 of 274
Military
42 167 433 Technician Fifth Grade Headquarters and Service Company 733rd Amphibian Tractor Battalion Honorable Discharge at Fort Dix New Jersey
Note
He was a sergeant in the US Army in WWII and in the Korean Conflict, where he was wounded and received the Purple Heart.
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MilitaryDischarge Department of the Army Ralph L Button
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MilitaryRalph L. Button Sr. (25 yrs) after hospital discharge in Kyoto, Japan. Early 1951.Ralph L. Button Sr. (25 yrs) after hospital discharge in Kyoto, Japan. Early 1951.
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Note: Obit comments from Steven Johnson, T-Burg, NY on March 29, 2017
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Note: See page 12 in the file or page 142 in the printed document. Listing for "Button's Bicycle Shop" at 425 W Seneca and "Shepherd's Bike Shop" at 524 W State.
Death
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DeathRalph L. Button Sr. grave markerRalph L. Button Sr. grave marker
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Note: Obit comments from Steven Johnson, T-Burg, NY on March 29, 2017
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