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American Legion Post 77 and Auxiliary Unit 77 - Captain John Robbins Burkett

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Charter History - Captain John Robbins Burkett

John Robbins Burkett was the son of E.M. Burkett and Abbe Burkett (charter members of Post 77 and Unit 77). Captain John R. Burkett, 90th Division, 1st Battalion, 359th Infantry,was a WWI veteran who was killed in action during an operation along the Muese. Click Here to download your free .pdf copy of the book , "The History of the 9th Division" in which the "operation along the Muese" is chronicled. (.pdf file - you must have Adobe Reader to access this file. Download your free copy of Adobe Reader here.)