Department of Veterans Affairs Cemetery: 1423 CEMETERY ROAD FORT GIBSON, OK 74434 Plot: SECTION 4 SITE 2159-C Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/ftgibson.asp Phone: (918) 478-2334 VA ID: 824536
Wallace Dilwood was 12 years old when World War II: Combat ends in the Pacific Theater: The Japanese Instrument of Surrender is signed by Japanese Foreign Minister Mamoru Shigemitsu and accepted aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay. The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia-Pacific War, was the theater of World War II that was fought in the Pacific and Asia. It was fought over a vast area that included the Pacific Ocean and islands, the South West Pacific, South-East Asia, and in China.
Wallace Dilwood died on 12 Feb 1951 at the age of 17