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Herbst, Harry J.

Harry J. Herbst U.S. Army WWII
Harry J. Herbst U.S. Army WWII

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Date of Birth: 3/1/1916
Died On: 11 May 1987
Street Address: 27 Exchange Pl
Service Number: 12061356
Branch of Service: U.S. Army - Co. H, 307th Infantry, 77th Division

Veteran Code: USARMY-294

Harry J. Herbst was born in New York in 1916. In Rye his family lived at 27 Exchange Pl. Harry enlisted and served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

U.S. Army - Co. H, 307th Infantry, 77th Division

Harry J Herbst a resident of the Cortlandt area tbr 32 years died Monday at the Northern Westchester Hospital Center in ' Mount Kiseo after a long illness He was 71

He was born in Port Chester on March 1 1916 the son of Harry and MaryFagan Herbst A veteran of both World War H and the Korean conflict he retired from the US Air Force Reserves on March 1 1976 with the rank of major He was a graduate of the Command and Staff College of the US Air Force Colorado Springs Colo -

He wn a retired insulation installer and had worked many years for Asbestos "Distributors in Port Chester He was a member of Local ' 91 of the International Association of two wars of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers for 25 years and served as a business agent for the union local for a two-year term He was a parishioner of SL Coluinbahus Church in FeekskUl -and the founder of the original Lakeland High School Dads Club to 1959 He was a member of VFW Post 8328 in Yorktown and of the Reserve Officers Association i

He is survived by his wift the former Caroline Forke of Cortlandt a son Harry A of East Hampton Conn two daughters Carol Stebbinz of Somers and' Kathleen Thrnan of Pawling NY one sister' Ethel Zucks of Riviera Beach- Fla and five grandchildren

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