Frank John Abel was born on December 21, 1899.  He entered the United States Marine Corps on November 15, 1918, and was discharged on March 24, 1919.  Frank passed away on September 10, 1984.

An entry from the U.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls

Frank J. Abel’s  character, at discharge, was recorded as “Excellent”

Frank worked for Eastman Kodak Company and received recognition for his employment in the local newspaper.

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Democrat and Chronicle
Rochester, New York
September 25, 1958