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CPO William Robert Hammersmith
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Birth: Dec. 20, 1930
Bethlehem
Northampton County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1994
Belfair
Mason County
Washington, USA

Known as "Bill" and as "Pappy" he served in the U.S. Army during the Koren War where earned a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star. He later joined the United States Navy, serving his country for a total of 26 years including two tours of duty with the SeaBees in Vietnam on the river patrol boats. He received numerous commendations. Additional information may be found on RootsWeb. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Della Maxine Kephart Hammersmith (1927 - 1989)*
 
 Children:
  Carolyne Ruth Kephart-Hammersmith Gould (1946 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Haven of Rest Cemetery
Gig Harbor
Pierce County
Washington, USA
Plot: Mauseleum
 
Created by: Carolyne
Record added: Mar 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18128243
CPO William Robert Hammersmith
Added by: Carolyne
 
CPO William Robert Hammersmith
Added by: Kathy Stroope Veasey
 
CPO William Robert Hammersmith
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You were the best grandfather in the world, Pappy! Love and miss you so, and remembering the beautiful rose garden you always created for Nana. NAIH
- Tina Grimes
 Added: Mar. 31, 2012

- Kathy Stroope Veasey
 Added: Mar. 14, 2012
Pansies were always your favorite flower. I miss the only "Dad" I ever really knew. Thank you for adopting me.Never Apart in Heart.
- Carolyne
 Added: Mar. 2, 2007
 
 
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