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Roger King Hodsdon
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Birth: May 27, 1889
Portland
Cumberland County
Maine, USA
Death: Jan. 8, 1957
Los Gatos
Santa Clara County
California, USA

LOS GATOS, Calif., Jan. 10 - Funeral services for Cmdr. Roger K. Hodsdon, 67, USN (ret.) will be held here tomorrow. Commander Hodsdon, a native of Yarmouth, Maine, died Tuesday. He held the Order of the British Empire for his work in repairing British ships while commanding a U. S. Navy repair base for Allied ships in New Zealand during World War II. Commander Hodsdon was born May 27, 1889, son of Mrs. A. Blanche Hodsdon of Portland, Maine, and the late George H. Hodsdon. He attended Yarmouth schools and was graduated from Colby College in 1912. He retired from the Navy in 1950 after 32 years service. he was a member of Casco Lodge, AF & AM. Yarmouth, and the Maine Society of Sons of the American Revolution. Survivors include his widow, the former Sarah Donnelly, a son, Roger K. Hodsdon Jr., Los Gatos; two daughters, Miss. Dorothy Hodsdon and Mrs. Elizabeth Brown, both teaching in Surrey, England, under an exchange program; two brothers, Richard F. Hodsdon, South Thomaston, Maine, and Herbert S. Hodsdon, Portland; a sister, Mrs. Heln Fiske, Whitehall, Mont.; two grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Herbert Hodsdon (1859 - 1947)
  Augusta Blanche Hodsdon Hodsdon (1867 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Hughes Donnelly Hodsdon (1891 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Dorothy Marion Hodsdon (1919 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Roger King Hodsdon (1889 - 1957)
  Richard Prince Hodsdon (1890 - 1970)*
  Helen Blanche Hodsdon Fiske (1893 - 1975)*
  Herbert Stanley Hodsdon (1894 - 1989)*
  Percival Bonney Hodsdon (1901 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Golden Gate National Cemetery
San Bruno
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Section R, Site 27-A
 
Maintained by: Robert Hodsdon
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
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Roger King Hodsdon
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