4273. Vilas Manning "Paul" Wilson3235 was born on 10 July 1923 in Nevada, Missouri.673,3235 He served in the military U.S. Army on 10 February 1943 in Missouri.3235 He served during WWII in the European Theatre, primarily in Italy, for the duration of the war plus six months. Paul was injured and spent six months in an Army hospital. He joined the Army Reserve, then the Nevada Missouri National Guard armored unit where he served for 22 years, 6 months and 29 days. Paul retired from the National Guard on 6 August 1965. On 10 March 1978, Paul rejoined the National Guard and served an additional 5 years, finally returning with a total of 27 years military service. He died from head trauma due to a fall on 7 September 2008 at the age of 85 in Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri.3235 Paul was also known as Paul Edgar Wilson.3235
Vilas Manning "Paul" Wilson and Sandra Smith were married.679 Sandra Smith (private).
Vilas Manning "Paul" Wilson-21462 and Barbara Ann Scroggin-21536 had the following children: