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Kale Alonzo Williams Jr.

Williams—Kale Alonzo Williams Jr., 90, on January 7, 2016, at home in Boulder, Colo. Kale was born on August 7, 1925, in Independence, Kans., to Hazel Parks and Kale Williams Sr. He grew up in the small town of Cedar Vale, Kans., the oldest of seven children. At 17 he joined the U.S. Navy and served in the Pacific Theater during World War II, his experiences in the war leading him to become a pacifist and a tenacious advocate for human rights and nonviolent social change. Following the war🔒

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