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William James Hulme, Jr.

US Army (33050254). American

Born  26 Aug 1917Philadelphia, PA
Died  9 Mar 2001(83)Gaithersburg, MD

Roster information listed for William James Hulme, Jr.

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
CherokeeSteam passenger shipPassenger (Cpl)16 Jun 1942U-87 (1)

Personal information

Son of William James and Marie C. Hulme (nee Lynch), of East Lansdowne, PA. Corporal William James Hulme was returning from Iceland aboard Cherokee, survived the sinking, rescued by Norlago and landed at Provincetown, MA. He was taken to Camp Edwards, MA for debriefing before continuing on his journey to attend Officers Candidate School at Fort Belvoir, VA.


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