296. Hardy Earl COMSTOCK was born on 18 November 1917.112,212 He died on 24 December 1983 at the age of 66 in Alma, Crawford County, Arkansas.149,180
Or married Gladys Vera Morton 20 Mar 1936 - researchers do not agree.
Found exact date of death in Crawford Co Gen Soc publication that printed obituary of Lena Comstock Reed. Buried in US National Cemetery, Fort Smith AR.
Ft. Smith Library Database Online:
COMSTOCK Hardy Earl Nov 18, 1917 Dec 24, 1983 Dec 27, 1983
Birth: Nov. 18, 1917 Death: Dec. 24, 1983
1ST SGT, US ARMY Burial:
Fort Smith National Cemetery
Plot: 14, 0, 563
World War II Enlistment Records:
Hardy E. Comstock, born 1917, born Arkansas. Listed as residing Multnomah Co, Oregon. Enlisted at Ft. Riley, Kansas, 28 Jan 1946 as a Sergeant in the Cavalry. He enlisted in the Hawaiian Department. He had three years of high school and his occupation was Pipe Fitter. In the enlistment record transcription, his height given as 97 and his weight as 450 - both of which must surely be errors - or standard measurement was not used.
Hardy Earl COMSTOCK and Gladys Vera MORTON were married on 10 March 1936 in Crawford County, Arkansas.149,213 They149,213 were divorced in 1952.213 Gladys Vera MORTON213, daughter of Rufus MORTON and Lona E. GULLEY, was born in 1918.201 She died in 1988 at the age of 70.201 Gladys buried at Uniontown Cemetery, Crawford Co AR.
Hardy Earl COMSTOCK and Gladys Vera MORTON had the following children:
Hardy Earl COMSTOCK and Mildred SMITH were married in July 1953.213 Mildred SMITH213 was born on 13 December 1919.180 She died on 23 August 1996 at the age of 76 in Crawford County, Arkansas.180 Mildred is buried next to Hardy in the Ft. Smith Natl Cemetery.
Comstock, Hardy Earl, b. 11/18/1917, d. 12/24/1983, US Army, 1ST SGT, Res: Van Buren, AR, Plot: 14 0 563, bur. 12/27/1983
Comstock, Mildred , b. 12/13/1919, d. 08/22/1996, US Navy, COMMANDER, Res: Van Buren, AR, Plot: 14 0 563, bur. 08/26/1996