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Deyrell Poulson was born Aug. 21, 1921 in Oil City, PA. He married Margaret (Margie) Coates and they had a daughter, Pam and a son, Scott. Bud enlisted in the Army Air Corp in October of 1942 and would ultimately become a B-17 radio operator. Bud worked for the Continental Can Company for 37 years and died in August of 2011.

Awards and Certificates

European/Africa/Middle Eastern                       Army Meritorious Unit                                Good Conduct Medal 

             Campaign Medal                                           Commendation


               Discharge Pin                                                    Air Medal                                              WWII Victory Medal


                                                                               American Defense Medal

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