Archie R Gurkin

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Archie R Gurkin - First U, S. Casualty Ffc, Archie R. Gurkin...
First U, S. Casualty Ffc, Archie R. Gurkin First American casualty- of the; war is revealed to have been Pf c,' Archie R. Gurkin of Pinctown, N. C., who was admitted to a hospital hospital at Fort Shatter, Hawaii, 20 minutes after the Japa opened 1 their attack on Pearl Harbor. Gurkin was wounded in the chest and back by a machine gun bullet, bullet, but now has recovered and possesses the bullet as a souvenir.

Clipped from The Evening Independent10 Mar 1942, TuePage 12

The Evening Independent (Massillon, Ohio)10 Mar 1942, TuePage 12
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