Hell Ship: Nagato Maru

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Aikin, Pvt. James T.

Pvt. James Taylor Aikin Born: 11 December 1921 – Garrettsville, Kentucky Nickname: “Ted” Parents: Samuel B. Aikin Sr. & Minola McCoy-Aikin Siblings: 3 sisters, 2 brothers Home: Hardin County,

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Atwell, Cpl. John R.

Cpl. John Rawlins Atwell Born: 13 April 1905 – Fort Dodge, Iowa Parents: Rawlins P. Atwell & Gertrude W. Duncombe-Atwell Siblings: 4 sisters, 1 brother Home: Fort Dodge, Iowa Enlisted: –

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Blacketer, Pvt. William E.

Pvt. William Elwood BlacketerBorn: 5 April 1919 – Mackville, KentuckyParents: Elmer Blacketer & Hattie Shewmaker-BlacketerSiblings: 3 sisters, 7 brothersHome: 461 Hardin Avenue – Harrodsburg, KentuckyOccupation:

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Burke, Capt. Edward L.

Capt. Edward Louis BurkeBorn: 19 September 1914 – Brainerd, MinnesotaParents: Patrick J. Burke & Anne Gresbeck-BurkeSiblings: 4 brothers, 1 sisterHometown: 1007 Grove Street – Brainerd,

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Dowell, Pvt. David A.

Pvt. David Alexander Dowell was born on August 19, 1917, in Garfield, Breckinridge County, Kentucky, to Ira B. Dowell and Mary Durbin-Dowell. His mother died

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Fields, Pvt. Bernard A.

Pvt. Bernard Anthony FieldsBorn: 14 May 1921 – Hardin County, KentuckyParents: Joseph Fields & Emma Singin-Fields– mother died when he was 10 years oldSiblings: 2

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