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Yearbook Photo 1948

Hackensack High School
Yearbook Photo


Hackensack High School Class of 1948

50 Year Reunion Yearbook
May 1-3, 1998

Posted June 2010


The material above mentions that Donald L. Bentley, was severely wounded while in Korea. This would mean he has received the Purple Heart medal along with being decorated for valor. 

I (Bob Meli as of April 2011) do not know the specific honor he received for valor while serving in Korea.  


Click here to view the email I received from
Donald Bentley’s daughter, Joyce Bentley, on
April 10, 2009.


Background image of Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute obtained from: