Chief Petty Officer Don Falconburg is now on active duty in the Pacific. He enlisted after Pearl Harbor and served one year in the Pacific.
He then spent some time in a hospital in the battle area. He taught gunnery school at the Armed Guard Center in California and also gunnery school at Seattle, Washington. He attended advanced gunnery school in Washington, DC.
His wife, the former Evelyn Oldberg of Eau Claire, now resides at Seattle. Chief Petty Officer Falconburg is the son of Mrs. Al Emmerson, Eau Claire, and brother of Mrs. Floyd Little, Route 2, Eau Claire.
Information submitted by Ron Falconberry - 2 September 2005
Family Web Site
Don's father was Jefferson Falconbury (his name at birth) but,
somewhere along the way, his surname changed to Falconburg. I have
a small web page for Jefferson . I recently discovered the name of
Jefferson's wife and their children (including Don) along with some
other facts which I am currently entering into a genealogy database.
Once it is complete, I will regenerate the genealogy pages and upload
them to my web site.