Military funeral held for 11 unclaimed Utah veterans
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• Irvin D. Nickisch (1925-2011), who served in the U.S. Army from 1944-1946; WWII.
• Gary Andrew Savold (1939-2012), who served in the U.S. Army from 1960-1963.
• Jimmie Wayne Tackitt (1943-2011), who served in the U.S. Marines in 1960.
• Dexter Kent Wilson (1941-1991), who served in the U.S. Navy from 1960-1964; Vietnam.
Also honored during the ceremony was Phyllis May Smith (1917-2011), wife of World War II Army veteran Jack Ivor Smith, who died in 1993. She will be buried alongside her husband in another cemetery, Graves said.
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