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Texan Who Survived Pearl Harbor Dies On 70th Anniversary Of Attack

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First Posted: 12/08/11 02:56 PM ET Updated: 12/08/11 02:56 PM ET

The Republic:

World War II veteran Frank Curre died Wednesday, exactly 70 years after surviving the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor. Curre, who served in the Navy, died Wednesday morning after battling mesothelioma, a cancer caused by asbestos exposure, for more than a year.

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