R. C. Culpepper of Alabama1

Male, #51973, (31 Aug 1921 - 1 Sep 1959)
African* He was an African-American whose ancestry is unknown. If you can help identify him, please contact us. (Contact info is in page footer.)2 
Birth*31 Aug 1921 He was born on 31 Aug 1921 at Alabama.1,2 
Residence*Jul 1944 R. resided at Mobile, Mobile Co., Alabama, in Jul 1944.2 
World War II*1944 He enlisted in Fort Benning, Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, and served in World War II in 1944
(Private in the US Army.)1,2 
Death*1 Sep 1959 He died on 1 Sep 1959 at age 38.1 
Burial*16 Sep 1959 His body was interred on 16 Sep 1959 at Mobile National Cemetery, Mobile, Mobile Co., Alabama.1 
Last Edited1 Jan 2011


  1. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    R. C. Culpepper, 31 Aug 1921 - 1 Sep 1959, Served 5 Jul 1944 to 4 Dec 1944 as a Private in the US Army, Interred 16 Sep 1959 in Mobile National Cemetery, Section 5, Site 548.
  2. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    R. C. Culpepper, born 1923, Negro, Native of Alabama; Resided in Mobile Co., Alabama; Enlisted on 5 Jul 1944 in Georgia at Fort Benning in the US Army as a Private for the duration of the War plus six months; Education: Grammar school; Civil Occupation: Surveyor; Marital Status: Single, without dependents.