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Cortlandt, Fire Control 3rd Class George Price


    During WWII, Fire Control 3rd Class George Price was responsible for the entire secondary armament, including 20 MM gun mounts and fire control directors. He was awarded the American Theater Medal, the Asiatic Pacific Medal, and the WWII Victory Medal. After his military service Fire Control 3rd Class Price attended New York University and earned his Bachelor of Chemical Engineering Degree and later published a research paper on “Moisture Vapor Transmission Rate of Polyethylene Coated Paper,” which was used in Multi-Wall Paper Shipping Bags.

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