George William Smith, Jr.

Recent Address: Atlanta, GA
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Family Info: Wife: Lucy; Children: Lindsey, Douglas
Hometown: Dunwoody, GA
Date Entered Service: August 15, 1942
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Bomb Group: XX Bomber Command Advanced Echelon
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Location of Unit: India
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Awards: Bronze Star
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Rank Upon Discharge: Sergeant
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Date Discharged: October, 1945
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He became Chief of the Atlanta Nation in Indian Guides when his son was young, directed a Junior Achievement company, volunteered at St. Joseph's Hospital and for the Assistance League of Atlanta. He was project Manager for the building of ALA headquarters.
Designer for A.R. Abrams Construction Company. He worked in management for Randall Brothers and the Butler Shoe Corporation. In 1964, George and a partner started Nelson Smith, Inc., a commercial construction cabinet building company that was licensed in 22 states.
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Comments: Mr. Smith passed away November 3, 2009 and is buried at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, GA.

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