By , Mount Vernon News
November 8, 2011, 1:13 pm

MOUNT VERNON — Samuel R. Hughes, now 91 years old, is a veteran of World War II who served in Company C 2755 engineer combat battalion. Drafted and inducted into the Army on Dec. 10, 1941, Hughes was a construction foreman and achieved the rank of staff sergeant, commanding a platoon.

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