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Name:Kenna Granville Eastham
Affiliation:Class of 1910
Biography & Genealogy:Died in World War II. Col. Kenna Granville Eastham, U.S. Army. Died on April 20, 1944, of a heart attack at Camp Shanks, New York, an installation of the New York Port of Embarkation. He had been its commanding officer since the camp's opening on Jan 4, 1943; he was previously commanding officer of the Brooklyn Army Base, and had been commanding officer of a pioneer infantry battalion in the Verdun area.
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