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Sgt Grant A Hamer
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1919, Canada
Death: Aug. 12, 1943

Grant served as a Sergeant, Company L, 172nd Infantry Regiment, 43rd Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Orleans County, Vermont prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Vermont National Guard on February 24, 1941, prior to the war. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Actor and also as Single, without dependents. He was immediately given the rank of Corporal when he enlisted.

Grant was "Killed In Action" on the Solomon Islands during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in Guadalcanal and was later repatriated here on January 12, 1950.

Service # 20151536 
 
Note: Entered the service from Vermont.
 
Burial:
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
Plot: P 608
 
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: Jeff Hall
Record added: Dec 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102824634
Sgt Grant A Hamer
Added by: Jeff Hall
 
Sgt Grant A Hamer
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- Russ Pickett
 Added: Jan. 7, 2014

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Jan. 7, 2014

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Jan. 7, 2014
 
 
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