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1947

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Carl Owen Hackett. Seaman Second Class, U.S. Navy - U.S.S. LST

15 June 1926 - 15 August 1944.

Entered the Navy, March 1944; trained at Sampson, New York and Norfolk, Virginia; and went overseas in April 1944. Landed in Normandy on D-Day. Killed in action in the invasion of Southern France. Buried at Draguignan, Var, France. Student, Derby Grammar School. Chef's helper and baker. Amateur boxer. Purple Heart.

XC3708856

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Keywords

World War II, Bangor Maine, Killed in action, Veterans

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