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World War II Veteran: Vincent Martinez

posted on November 7, 2007 at 11:14 AM

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Vincent Martinez served as a first class petty officer 1943-1945. When the war ended, he liked the Navy, and reenlisted. During the war, he could not tell his parents where he was. He sent letters home telling them he was “somewhere in the Pacific”.

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