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From: "Vera Reeves" <>
Subject: [ARIZARD] Grimmett
Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2007 22:08:14 -0500
Calico Rock Progress - Calico Rock, AR
Aug 31, 1945 - Former Calico Rock Boy Killed in Action
Word has been received here of the death of Billy Gene Grimmett,
Seaman 1C, who was killed August 3 aboard his battleship off Okinawa. He was
the son of Mr and Mrs Solon Grimmett, former residents of Calico Rock who
moved to Harrison several years ago.
Billy Gene was a graduate of Harrison High School, where he was
a member of the school band for three years. He was also a Boy Scout.
Besides his parents, he is survived by a younger brother, Joe Dean..
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