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Hughitt Watson

Hughitt Watson

Hackensack High School Yearbook Photo
1937

 

Hughitt Watson was mentioned by
Spann Watson in the interview that Bob Meli had with him. Spann Watson said his brother Hughitt Watson graduated in 1937 and ran track and was part of the Army in Europe during World War II.

 

 

Click here to view 1937 track team photo

Click here to view 1937 basketball team photo

 

The background photograph shows the African-American combat patrol advancing three miles north of Lucca, Italy (furthermost point occupied by American troops) to contact an enemy machine gun nest. Here a bazooka-man cuts loose at the target some 300 yards distant.
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Spann Watson

 

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