[Funeral Program for Homer D. Smith, March 2011]

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Funeral program for Major General Homer D. Smith, retired from the United States Army. The funeral was held at Dodd Field Chapel at Fort Sam Houston near San Antonio, Texas, and it was officiated by Reverend David W. Schulte. The date of the service is not included. Includes biographical information for the deceased and the lyrics to the hymn "How Great Thou Art" printed on a separate sheet. Smith is a veteran of both World War II and the Vietnam War, and he lived from February 16, 1922 to March 6, 2011.

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1 pamphlet: col. ; 22 x 28 cm., folded to 22 x 14 cm. + 1 paper (22 x 14 cm.)

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Creator: Unknown. March 2011.

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  • Main Title: [Funeral Program for Homer D. Smith, March 2011]
  • Added Title: In Honor of His Memory and Military Service, Major General Homer D. Smith

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Funeral program for Major General Homer D. Smith, retired from the United States Army. The funeral was held at Dodd Field Chapel at Fort Sam Houston near San Antonio, Texas, and it was officiated by Reverend David W. Schulte. The date of the service is not included. Includes biographical information for the deceased and the lyrics to the hymn "How Great Thou Art" printed on a separate sheet. Smith is a veteran of both World War II and the Vietnam War, and he lived from February 16, 1922 to March 6, 2011.

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1 pamphlet: col. ; 22 x 28 cm., folded to 22 x 14 cm. + 1 paper (22 x 14 cm.)

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  • March 2011

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  • February 16, 1922 - March 6, 2011

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  • June 6, 2012, 9:51 p.m.

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[Funeral Program for Homer D. Smith, March 2011], pamphlet, March 2011; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth223868/: accessed November 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Danish Heritage Preservation Society.