Clipped From The Brookshire Times

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 - YOUNGEST WAR VET Melvin Garrison, thirty-three,...
YOUNGEST WAR VET Melvin Garrison, thirty-three, ot Springfield, Ohio, who is said to be the youngest World war veteran in the United States. At the age oi thirteen, he ran away from the Ohio Masonic home and enlisted in the United States army. At fourteen he was corporal of a machine' gun squad at the front. He was wounded four .times.

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  1. The Brookshire Times,
  2. 23 Apr 1937, Fri,
  3. Page 5

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