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Draper, Thomas J - S2c
S2c Thomas J. Draper, 19, son of Mrs. Dorothy Draper, former Omahan now living in Los Angeles, a Navy V-12 trainee at Notre Dame University, drowned October 30, Mrs. Draper has been notified by the Navy Department.
Seaman Draper, former Union Pacific Railroad clerk, had been at the university for six months after completing eight months of service in South Pacific.
Services will be when the body is recovered, with burial in the Naval cemetery at San Diego.
Omaha World Herald, Omaha, NE 7 Nov 1944