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Phelps Phelps

Phelps Phelps

After her divorce from Franz von Rottenburg, Phelps' mother Marian returned to her maiden name, and in the process changed her son's name from Phelps von Rottenburg to Phelps Phelps.

Born: May 4, 1897 in Bonn, Germany

Father: Franz von Rottenburg


Mother: Marian Phelps


Military: Royal Flying Corps, WW1
U.S. Army Infantry, WW2

Unmarried with no issue


Political Career

Died: June 10, 1981 in Wildwood, NJ

Buried: July 3, 1981

Arlington National Cemetery
COLUMBARIUM: Court 1, Section K, Stack 11, Niche 4




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