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Douglas McAlister

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Douglas was born on August 15, 1923 and passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2019.

Douglas was a resident of Greenfield, Indiana at the time of passing.

He was a veteran of World War II and after graduating with honors from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in New London, Connecticut he served as an engineering officer on various merchant ships in the North and South Atlantic and Arctic Oceans where he survived the sinking of his ship by a German submarine.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. A funeral service will take place immediately following the service at 3:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made by mail to Calvary Baptist Church, 1450 W. Main Street, Greenfield, IN 46140 or envelopes will be available at the mortuary.