Enlisted on April 20, 1942, in Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Parents: Elmer B. Hackworth and Janie Mae Cox
Spouse: Hazel Hodges McNew
Married on December 6, 1941, in Knoxville, TN
Daughter: Carolyn Mae Hackworth
Memorialized at North Africa American Cemetery in Carthage, Tunisia

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 4 December 1913
  • Date of death: 9 November 1942
  • County: Knox
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 70th Tank Battalion
  • Theater: North Africa
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: North Africa American Cemetery, Carthage, Tunisia
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Top Panel
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