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Isaac Martinez Cuaron1,2

born 28 August 1926, died 12 August 2011
Photo of Isaac Cuaron, circa 2011. (Obituary photo published in the Las Cruces Sun-News, 19 Aug 2011)

Facts and Notes

  • Military: Isaac Cuaron served during World War II on the USS Pillsbury D133, a destroyer escort that was responsible for protecting Allied convoys in the North Atlantic from German submarines. He also served for 10 years in the National Guard's 642nd Unit and was a lifelong member of the VFW Post #3242.1
  • Birth: 28 August 1926; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USABGO1,2
  • Residence: 1930; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USABGO; Age: 4; Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son2
  • Death: 12 August 2011; Memorial Medical Center, Las Cruces, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USABG1
  • Burial: 20 August 2011; Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Las Cruces, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USABG; He was interred with military honors accorded by a United States Navy Honor Guard and the Marine Corps Leagaue-El Perro Diablo Detachment. Casket bearers were Tom, Eric and Christopher Cuaron, Armando and Andrew Saenz, and Rodolfo Reyes, Sr.; honorary bearers were Willie and Jack Cuaron, Tommy Vasquez, Lolo Montes, Tony Avalos, Michael Miller, Eric Chavez and all his great grandsons.1


  1. [S758] Newspaper Article, Las Cruces Sun-News, 19 August 2011, Obituary for Isaac Martinez Cuaron
  2. [S523], 1930 United States Federal Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico; Roll: 1394; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0002; Image: 553.0; FHL microfilm: 2341129, Record for Florencio Cuaron