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Pvt Jack Dwight Elliott
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Birth: Jun. 16, 1926
Georgetown
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1945
Okinawa, Japan

Son of Herbert and Ferol (Adams) Elliott. Served as a private in the 96th Infantry Division of the 383rd Infantry. He was killed in action at Okinawa, Japan.
The 96th division has been highly decorated and honored for heroics in battle and suffered heavy troop losses. This division was known as the "Deadeye Division" for its highly trained sharpshooters.
On Dec. 31, 2001, Army General Order No. 29 confirmed the U.S. Army Award of The Presidential Unit Citation for Heroic Service during the Battle of Okinawa 
 
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 Parents:
  Herbert Elliott (1895 - 1976)
  Ferol Glenna Adams Elliott (1901 - 1974)
 
Burial:
Georgetown Cemetery
Georgetown
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Diana Martin
Originally Created by: Vermilion County Saving ...
Record added: Dec 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32045290
Pvt Jack Dwight Elliott
Added by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
 
Pvt Jack Dwight Elliott
Added by: Diana Martin
 
Pvt Jack Dwight Elliott
Added by: Vermilion County Saving Graves
 
 
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- Bob & Nancy Cannon
 Added: May. 28, 2014

- Vermilion County Saving Graves
 Added: May. 25, 2009
I wish I could have known you. Your Patriotism and Sacrifice for your Family and Country ... goes beyond words ... thank you with Love, your niece, Diana
- Diana Martin
 Added: Jan. 10, 2009
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