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Volney Faye “Buster” DobynsAge: 19 years19311950

Name
Volney Faye “Buster” Dobyns
Given names
Volney Faye
Surname
Dobyns
Nickname
Buster
Birth January 15, 1931 47 18
Military
Army

Note: Battery A, 57th Field Artillery Battalion, 7th Infantry Division
Birth of a half-sisterMary Ann Campbell
April 22, 1939 (Age 8 years)
Census April 12, 1940 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 10 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 18 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 14 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death December 31, 1950 (Age 19 years)
Last change June 10, 201713:12:15

by: Barry Shemwell
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Volney Faye “Buster” Dobyns
Birth: January 15, 1931 47 18Crawford, Arkansas, United States
Death: December 31, 1950Korea
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Private
mother
half-sister
Mary Ann Campbell
Birth: April 22, 1939 26Arkansas, United States
Death: June 29, 1991Crawford, Arkansas, United States

Military
Battery A, 57th Field Artillery Battalion, 7th Infantry Division
Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Rev. Clarence Lafayette “Fate” Acuff - Household

Upper, Sebastian, Arkansas

NameInfoRelationInfoHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Acuff, ClarenceheadMW53MTNSame place
Acuff, Mayme MayXwifeFW49MARSame placebook bindingbindery
Campbell, RubydaughterFW27MARSame place
Dobyns, VolneygrandsonMW9SARSame place
Campbell, Mary AnngranddaughterFW11mSAR