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Benton Harbor News Palladium, April 23, 1945 Page 10
Hartford friends will be saddened to learn of the death of a former local boy, PFC Edward Stoddard, USMC, on Iwo Jima on April 8. Official word reached his mother, Mrs. D.H. Milner in Phoenix Arizona, on April 8.
Mrs. Milner resided in Hartford until about 10 years ago. The son, Edward had made his home since early infancy with his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. William Martin, and later with his aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Rollo Stockwell of Hartford.