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Leslie C. Hurt

Lieutenant Colonel, Army

Born: August 17, 1920
Hometown: Williamsburg
Served In: World War II
Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Eur-Afr-MidEastern Campaign Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, WWII Victory Medal

Was forward observer for the company that first cracked the Siegfried Line for the Seventh Army. Also served in U.S. Army Reserves from 1946 until 1968.

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