Charles W Sackett

(1902-1958)
FatherHenry Stark "Harry" Sackett (1876-1935)
MotherEdith May Knorr
Charles W Sackett, son of Henry Stark "Harry" Sackett and Edith May Knorr, was born in PennsylvaniaG on 27 July 1902.1 He died aged 55 on 7 March 1958 and was buried at La Grange Rural Cemetery, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York StateG.2
     In 1910 Charles was living at Woodbury Street, Hanover, Luzerne County, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of his parents Harry and Edith, and was recorded in the census as Charles Sackett, aged seven and born in Pennsylvania.3
     In 1920 he was living at Lawrence Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of his parents Henry and Edith, and was recorded as Charles W Sackett, an apprentice in a boiler shop, aged 17 and born in Pennsylvania.4
     Charles enlisted in the US Army in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PennsylvaniaG, on 27 August 1942 and served in the Second World War in the 2053rd Ordnance Company, Aviation Service. He was discharged over age at Albuquerque, New Mexico, on 1 June 1943 after nine months domestic service.5,6
Charles W Sackett (1902–1958), LaGrange Rural Cemetery, Poughkeepsie, New York
(Src: Find A Grave, Patrick Teater)
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Gravestone.
  2. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  3. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_1367; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 0033; FHL microfilm: 1375380
    Woodbury Street, Hanover, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, 27 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Harry S, head, 34, m1. 14y, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, carpenter, house, home rented
    Sackett, Edith, wife, 30, m1. 14y, 8 ch, 7 living, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Edna, dau, 12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Boyde, son, 10, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Charles, son, 7, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Helen, dau, 5, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Florence, dau, 3, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Ralph, son, 2, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Ethel, dau, 11/12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
  4. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_1598; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 263; Image: 163
    Lawrence Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, 12/13 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Harry S, head, home owned, freehold, 42, married, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, carpenter, house
    Sackett, Edith M, wife, 40, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Boyd, son, 19, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, barber
    Sackett, Charles W, son, 17, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, apprentice, boiler shop
    Sackett, Helen M, dau, 15, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Florence M, dau, 13, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Ralph K, son, 11, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Robert L, son, 3 1/12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Smith, Edna M, dau, 22, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, servant, private family
    Smith, Lloyd E, gson, 1 4/12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
  5. "US World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938–1946", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Charles W, b. PA, 1902, res. Luzerne, PA, enlisted 27 Aug 1942 at Wilkes Barre, PA, Private, educ Grammar School, semi-skilled painter, construction & maintenance, single, no dependents, ht 64, wt 170."
  6. "Pennsylvania, Veteran Compensation Application Files, WWII, 1950–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Charles W, of 186 Lawrence St, Wilkes-Barre, Luz, PA, b. 27 Jul 1902, Wilkes-Barre, served in WWII, 27 Aug 1942 to 1 Jun 1943 trfd to ERC 1 Jun 1943 by reason of being over 38 yrs of age WD CIR 92, 43, foreign service none, honorably discharged at Albuquerque, New Mexico, branch Army Air Force, active domestic service 9 months, amt due $90, application date 20 Feb 1950."
Generation.Tree10R.3a
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited22 April 2016