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 Carl T Hunt

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Carl T Hunt

Birth
Haskell County, Texas, USA
Death 19 Nov 1944 (aged 27)
India
Burial Rule, Haskell County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 34840691 View Source
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Abilene Reporter News, December 9, 1948

BODIES OF RULE BROTHERS ENROUTE HOME FOR BURIAL RULE; Dec 9 - Bodies of T Sgt Carl T Hunt and Pfc James R hunt, sons of Mr and Mrs R T Hunt of Rule, are being returned for reburial, according to information the parents received from the Army

Carl was born Nov 14, 1917 near Rule. He entered the Army February 12, 1941, and received basic training at Camp Bowie with the 38th Division. After being transferred to the Air Corps for training at Sheppard Field, Wichita Falls before going overseas in August 1943. He was killed in a plane crash at Kharagpur Base, India, Nov 13, 1944

James, who was killed in action in Germany, March 24, 1945, was born Oct 3, 1923, near Rule. He joined the Army March 3, 1943 and trained at Camp Robinson, Little Rock, Ark. before going over seas in September, 1943. He was posthumously awarded the Silver Star.

Survivors include the parents, five brothers and four sisters.


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  • Created by: ATK
  • Added: 15 Mar 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 34840691
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/34840691/carl-t-hunt : accessed ), memorial page for Carl T Hunt (14 Nov 1917–19 Nov 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 34840691, citing Rule Cemetery, Rule, Haskell County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by ATK (contributor 47000463) .