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Eaton, George W.
GEO. W. EATON, sailor, b. Grafton, Neb., Feb. 22, 1895; enlisted at Grand Island, April 6, 1917; navy 2d Battle Squadron Asiatic Div.; 1st submarine battle Aug. 8, 1917, off Malta, on U. S. S. Chauncey when it was sunk Nov. 24, 1917; spent 283 days in hospital; wounded three times; discharged May 24, 1919 ; now at Grand Island, Neb.; son of Freeman R. and Lucy Eaton, Grand Island, Neb.; opened recruiting office in Grand Island, sending 54 Grand Island boys to San Francisco, China, Phillipines and Spain.