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Maj Jack William Bolt, Sr
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1915
Greenwood County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 27, 2011
West Columbia
Lexington County
South Carolina, USA

Jack William Bolt Sr., Major, U.S. Army (Ret.), 96, son of James T. Bolt and Bertha Wells Bolt, retired from the United States Army in 1958 after 28 years of dedicated service to our country, which he served in World War II and the Korean conflict. He was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds he received in Yoju, Korea, on February 24, 1951. Maj. Bolt received other decorations and citations to include the Regular Army Commission, the Bronze Star Medal, Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Korean Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, United Nations Service Medal and the Army Commendation Ribbon.

Mr. Bolt retired as the Bulk Plant Supervisor with Gulf Oil Corporation, Columbia, SC, in 1974. He was a member of Kilbourne Park Baptist Church where he served as a deacon, chairman of the usher board, and a member of the Edwards Class.

Surviving are his loving and devoted wife of 71 years, Carmeta Upchurch Bolt; a son, Jack W. Bolt Jr. and his wife Vikki Bolt; two daughters, Ann Bolt Whaley and her husband Frank Whaley, Johnie Bolt Smith and her husband Taylor Smith; six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.



 
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Columbia
Richland County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Dana Golden Ammer
Record added: Sep 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77228959
Maj Jack William Bolt, Sr
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Thank you for your service.
- Dana Golden Ammer
 Added: Sep. 28, 2011
Thank you, Dear man for your service
- tippy
 Added: Sep. 28, 2011
 
 
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