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WWII veteran Jack W. Snyder dies; enlisted at 16, was a Navy corpsman in multiple invasions

WWII veteran Jack W. Snyder dies; enlisted at 16, was a Navy corpsman in multiple invasions
Jack W. Snyder, who participated as a corpsman in multiple invasions in Europe, Africa, and the Pacific until 1946 and then served in the Air Force from 1957 to 1963, has died at age 94.

Snyder dies; enlisted at 16, was a Navy corpsman in multiple invasions FAIRFIELD, Ohio (Tribune News Service) — A World War II veteran is being remembered for his service to his country and his lifetime commitment to his community.Snyder, who enlisted in the Navy when he was 16, died Dec.Snyder's father signed for him to enlist in the Navy at the height of World War II, according to his daughter, Jennifer Barlow.Snyder was active in Boy Scouts and served on the Park Committee in Green Twp.

A memorial service was held Sunday at Nathanael Greene Lodge, 6394 Wesselman Road in Green Twp.(c)2021 the Journal-News (Hamilton, Ohio) Visit the Journal-News (Hamilton, Ohio) at www.

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