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Charles M Short
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Birth: 1964
Death: Jun. 16, 1981

Charles Short was just 17 yrs old when he was severly injured during a house fire in Willingboro, NJ. He had made it out of the house sucsessfully , but realized his sisters were still in the house, and went back into the burning home to attempt to help get them out. Ultimately, he suffered third degree burns over 65% of his body. He lived 10-14 days past the fire, and died of infections. A gifted athlete, he was the star of John F. Kennedy's Baseball team, He was a pitcher, and a dominating one he was. 
Odd Fellows Cemetery and Mausoleum
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Mike Bell
Record added: Dec 16, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23424582
Charles M Short
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Charles M Short
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Charlie was cool. We played the old paper football game for years, we played stickball at Shop-n-Bag for years also. What a shame he died so young. I go to his gravesite ocasionally.
- Mike S
 Added: Aug. 6, 2013
God Bless Always
- Hugs Always~Susan
 Added: Jul. 2, 2008

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