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Victim: Capt. William Alexander SARGENT
Cause of death: Bombed and Sunk at Sea
Circumstance: William was Sea Captain of the "Crested Eagle", one of the General Steam Navigation Co. fleet built in 1925, a 1078 ton ship which was bombed and sunk in evacuation from Dunkirk 5/5/1940.
Origin of this story: Family knowledge

Blew me away. Way to go.

I'd have had more exciting afternoons at the corn clinic. Get this snoozeworthy material off the site.
 
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