|Birth: ||Apr. 28, 1925|
|Death: ||Feb. 22, 1945, Japan|
From Wauneta, Nebraska
He was born April 28th, 1925.
He was with the 5th Marine Division.
KIA Iwo Jima Feb.22, 1945 and was buried there until he was brought back Dec, 1948.
He is buried in Riverside Cemetery, Wauneta, Ne.
with his parents
Elmer Ray Hatch (1898 - 1955)
Rachel Amanda Underhill Hatch (1902 - 1971)
Elmer Fay Hatch (1920 - 2001)*
Valora Edith Hatch Lee (1923 - 2008)*
Donald Merritt Hatch (1923 - 2012)*
Frank Eugene Hatch (1925 - 1945)
Note: 5 Marine Div; Field Bugler; Killed in action at Iwo-Jima
Created by: Loren Bender
Record added: Jul 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72442065
Thank you for your great sacrifice in preserving our country's freedom. I will honor you in the only way that I can . . . by remembering you always. May you rest in peace.|
Added: Jul. 2, 2011
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