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Cecil Edwin Wassem

Male 1917 - 1953  (36 years)

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  • Name Cecil Edwin Wassem 
    Born 20 Aug 1917 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Aug 1953  Oaksdale, Whitman, Washington U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I258  My Reynolds Line
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2013 

  • Notes 
    • !Miscellaneous: Cecil worked for the Oaksdale Grain Growers
      for a number
      of years had attracted Polio in his early
      years and had a
      physical handicap.
      !BIRTH: Certificate from Nez Perce Co ID

      1920 Asotin Co WA South Clarkston Pct, ED 19 p 13B

      !DEATH: certificate from Whitman Co WA

      Buried Oakesdale, WA Cemetery

      Cecil Edwin Wassem contacted polio at a very early age
      (there being no vaccine
      for the disease at the time); consequently, his heart
      failed to grow with the
      rest of his body. He died at the age of 36 as a result of
      heart failure; that
      portion of his heart which had grown had done twice the
      work and just gave out.