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Pvt Jack Dwight Elliott
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Birth: Jun. 16, 1926
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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  Herbert Elliott (1895 - 1976)
  Ferol Glenna Adams Elliott (1901 - 1974)
Georgetown Cemetery
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: Diana Martin
Originally Created by: Vermilion County Saving ...
Record added: Dec 08, 2008
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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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From the family of your Army buddy (my dad) Max Newby from Ridge Farm. Max passed away and rejoined Jack in heaven 12/1/2016. I spoke of their friendship at his funeral.
- Thomas Newby
 Added: Jan. 26, 2017

- Bob & Nancy Cannon
 Added: May. 28, 2014

- Vermilion County Saving Graves
 Added: May. 25, 2009
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