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Delry Miller Hankinson

Chief Commissary Steward, Navy

Hometown: Arlington
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: February 4, 1942
Died In: Pacific

Served aboard the USS Houston CA-30. On Feb 4, 1942, the ship was in the Flores Sea off Bali Island and was hit by an enemy bomb that disabled her gun turret. He is buried in the Manila American Cemetery.

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