Died Aboard a Hell Ship: John B. Brettell
Lt. Col. John Brettell
US Army
WWI and WWII

Died Aboard a Hell Ship: John B. Brettell

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By Betty Hoover DiRisio (LCHS volunteer) Jack Morgan (see May 24, 2013 post) was not the only New Castle son subjected to the Hell Ships. While it is not known…

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One Soldier’s Journey to a Hellship: Jack Payne Morgan
Jack Payne Morgan
US Navy
Attached to 4th Marines
WWII

One Soldier’s Journey to a Hellship: Jack Payne Morgan

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By Betty Hoover DiRisio (LCHS volunteer) Jack Payne Morgan, son of Mr. & Mrs. Charles Morgan of Harbor St., was nicknamed “Pierpont” by his New Castle High School friends after…

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