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Henry Workman Sweat
Birth: Jan. 17, 1917
Greenwood County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1968
Richland County
South Carolina, USA

WWII Veteran - US Navy
South Carolina
Seaman, Second Class SV V6 USNR
World War II

He served 6/30/1944 - 12/14/1945.

He was awarded the following ribbons:

American Area Campaign Ribbon
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Ribbon
Victory Ribbon


Henry Workman Sweat was my Dad. He passed away when I was 9 years old. I was "Daddy's Little Girl" and I miss him terribly. He used to call me nick names like sassyfrass (when I'd had a perm), rinky dink (not sure where that one came from) and snaggle puss or snaggle tooth (when I'd lose a tooth).

He was a native of Greenwood County, a son of the late Henry and Gennia Lollis Sweat.

He loved to fish and hunt. He loved watching the cartoon, "The Roadrunner". He was an employee of the Olympia Mill in Columbia, SC. The mill was in operation almost 100 years and closed its doors in 1996.

He was a member of the Pentecostal Holiness Church in Ware Shoals, SC.

For the last 12 years of his life, he resided in West Columbia, SC.

He died at the Baptist Hospital in Columbia, SC on January 1, 1968 from polycystic kidney disease.
Family links: 
  Henry Mack Sweat (1893 - 1938)
  Gennia Lollis Sweat (1895 - 1918)
  Anna Louvenia Dutton Koon (1926 - 2008)*
  James Edward Sweat (1938 - 2008)*
  William Andrew Sweat (1915 - 1961)*
  Henry Workman Sweat (1917 - 1968)
*Calculated relationship
Beyond The Sunset
Ware Shoals Cemetery
Laurens County
South Carolina, USA
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Originally Created by: Paul, Karen, & Katherine
Record added: Sep 24, 2008
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Henry Workman Sweat
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