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Feb 13, 2014 6:29 PM

Veterans' Grave Markers Found Near Mathis

MATHIS - The San Patricio Co Sheriff's Office is trying to track down where 2 headstones of military veterans came from. The grave markers were found near Mathis 2 days ago.

The investigator handling the case has not information on how the markers ended up where they were found.

The grave markers are for:

  • Harold Glenn Barnett, Tech Sergeant, U.S. Air Force, Vietnam, Born: April 5, 1909, Died: July 17, 1985, Tennessee
  • Joe True Hamlett, Boatswain's Mate 2, U.S. Coast Guard Reserve, World War II, Born: January 2, 1909; Died: January 28, 1966, Texas

Can you help? Call Sgt. Investigator Emma Burleson at (361)364-9600.

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