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 Putnam Welles Hangen

Putnam Welles Hangen

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death Jun 1970 (aged 40)
Cambodia
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Columbarium Court #3, Section W, stack 13 niche 3
Memorial ID 5978 · View Source
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Television Journalist. An NBC new reporter, he and his crew were killed by the Khmer Rouge and Viet Cong in Cambodia in May or June 1970. Hangen's remains were discovered in 1992 by the U.S. Army excavation team.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 26 Jul 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5978
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Putnam Welles Hangen (22 Mar 1930–Jun 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5978, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .