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Raymond T. Hurst
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Birth: Sep. 21, 1894
Death: Feb. 5, 1918

11/11/1920 TUSCANIA VICTIM WILL BE BURIED HERE TODAY
Body of Raymond P. Hurst Arrives From Scotland
Transported from Scotland, had lain for more than two years, the body of Raymond P. Hurst arrived in the city yesterday and will be buried with full military honors at 10 o'clock this morning.
Raymond Hurst was a private in the First Engineering corps, and was on the transport Tuscania when she was torpedoed and sank off the coast of Scotland, February 5, 1918. His body was washed ashore and temporarily buried there.
All members of the American legion have been requested to meet at the city hall at 9:30 o'clock this morning in uniform. From there they will proceed in a body to Hahn's undertaking parlors and take charge of funeral arrangements. A firing squad, bugler and color bearers will be furnished by the army recruiting office under Col. H.D. Worrilow. Burial will be at Fairlawn cemetery.
(THE OKLAHOMAN)

Father...Ellie Hurst (his full name was Elkanah)
Mother...Tommie Dearman Hurst
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ellie Hurst (1867 - 1945)
  Tommie G Hurst (1876 - 1975)
 
Inscription:
Co. 53, Reg 14
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Burial Park
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Section 3
 
Created by: Emily Jordan
Record added: Nov 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44741353
Raymond T. Hurst
Added by: Emily Jordan
 
Raymond T. Hurst
Added by: Emily Jordan
 
Raymond T. Hurst
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In God's loving care...
- Mairbair57
 Added: Feb. 8, 2015
With gratitude for the freedom you defended with your life. Rest now dear soldier in the arms of our Lord.
- Mairbair57
 Added: Feb. 8, 2015
Hurst, Raymond T.: from Pocasset, OklahomaPrivate - 165th Brigade, 62nd Company, Camp Travis Detachment #1Date of Death: Feb. 5, 1918.Buried in Kilnaughton, Islay February 9, 1918.Body exhumed and relocated to America; 1920 or thereafter.Rest in Peace.
- Amy Caddell
 Added: Feb. 1, 2012
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