Kearney, Nebraska


Stewart Poulson was born in Overton, Nebraska and moved to Kearney during his childhood. He graduated from Kearney High School in 1942 and attended Nebraska State Teachers College at Kearney for one year before joining the Army. He was killed in Holland while serving with an Armored Infantry Unit. Poulson was a military police officer.

Branch of Service



Private First Class

Military Occupational Specialty

Military Police Soldier in an Armored Infantry Division

Death Date


Original Source Location

UNK Archives Briggs Collection, Box 23, Folder 4, Envelope 5

Additional Information

Additional information available in the 1946 Blue and Gold yearbook, viewable at http://library.unk.edu/archives/ . If you'd like to schedule a visit to view these materials in person, or if you'd like to submit additional information, please contact us.

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Stewart Poulson in uniform (high quality)



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