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James Hughes HittAge: 2919141944

Name
James Hughes Hitt
Birth December 30, 1914 40 29
Birth of a brotherJoel Reuben Hitt Jr
December 30, 1916 (Age 2)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Carolyne Hitt
April 12, 1919 (Age 4)
Death of a paternal grandfatherReuben Martin Hitt
September 13, 1932 (Age 17)
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Service marker says "TECH SGT 407 INF, WORLD WAR II"

Death November 30, 1944 (Age 29)
Cause of death: from wounds suffered during the Battle of the Roer
Burial 1944 (Age 29)
Burial 1945 (32 days after death)
Cemetery: Clinton Cemetery
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mother
Marriage: December 25, 1904Columbia, Marion County, MS, USA
11 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
J.R. Hitt FamilyFlora May Hitt
Birth: November 5, 1912 38 27Buford, Marion County, MS, USA
Death: January 11, 2006Pensacola, Escambia County, FL, USA
2 years
himself
Hitt brothers in football uniformsJames Hughes Hitt
Birth: December 30, 1914 40 29Goss, Marion County, MS, USA
Death: November 30, 1944The Netherlands
2 years
younger brother
Joel Reuben Hitt, Jr.Joel Reuben Hitt Jr
Birth: December 30, 1916 42 31Clinton, Hinds County, MS, USA
Death: June 2, 2003Mobile, Mobile County, AL, USA
2 years
younger sister
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Hitt brothers in football uniformsJames Hughes Hitt
Birth: December 30, 1914 40 29Goss, Marion County, MS, USA
Death: November 30, 1944The Netherlands
wife
Private

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Inducted into the Mississippi College Sports Hall of Fame in 1980 (see http://www.gochoctaws.com/Sports/admin/2006/mchalloffame.asp ).

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