Young County Heroes

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Botkin, Jack Vernon

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Jack Vernon Botkin, U S Naval Aviator, WWII, flew F6F Hellcats in the Pacific. Jack received his final rank LTJG in 1946

This person is listed on the Young County Service Roster Page in the original mid-1940's publication, "Men and Women In The Armed Forces From Young County Texas". We did not find him located on the picture pages of the book. If you have more information or a picture of this veteran from Young
County, please contact us using the "CONTACT" tab on the left hand side of this web page. Thank-you.

User Comments:
Submitted by Kris Botkin on Thu, 2018-12-13 23:14

Jack Botkin was my Uncle.  He served in the US Navy and was a Naval Aviator flying F6 Hellcats in the Pacific theatre.