Charles Kenneth Ratcliffe

Oct. 23, 1920 ~  Jan. 20,2003   

Post Home Association Finance Officer

Wife:  Mary Louise

Children: Carol Jean Robertson

              Barbara Ann Burgess 

              Edward Kenneth

              Richard Dennis


Wedding Photo Jan. 31, 1942
Ken's Photo Page 1

Ken's Photo Page 2

 

Ken served in the US Navy during World War II as a 

Yeoman 1st Class,  USNR             

He was recalled to active duty for Korea but released due to children.

Duty Stations: Boston, MA; Jacksonville, FL;  Philippine Islands; Providence, RI

Awards: World War II Victory Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy Good Conduct Medal, Philippine Liberation Ribbon

  Photo: Ken Ratcliffe on right

                                                                             

Photo: Ken Ratcliffe

 

Photo of Masons Overseas Lodge 40 F. & A. M. Cranston, RI          

Ken is Standing top row fourth from right in front of American Flag.

 

While Ken was overseas his wife Mary and baby daughter Carol stayed in Jacksonville, FL for Christmas 1944 below is menu from Jacksonville Naval Air Station December 25, 1944