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Obituary: Howard "Peanut" Collett

Howard 'Peanut' Collett was born March 5, 1923 in Elkins, West Virginia, a son of Thomas J. and Dollie (Schoonover) Collett. Mr. Collett is a graduate of Elkins High School and Davis Elkins College. In 1949, he was listed in "Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities." Mr. Collett was a veteran of World War II, having served in Europe with Company A. 23rd Infantry, 2nd Division. Mr. Collett served in Northern France, Rhineland, and Central Europe. He received the following decorations: EAME Theater Ribbon, Three Bronze Service Stars, World War II Victory Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, American Theater Ribbon, …

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