Pocahontas County

Pfc. Alvin Hacker




These Iowans, like those pictured in this section in previous weeks, have given their lives for their country. All have been killed in combat or have died in prison camps. The fourth line under each name shows where the man last served.

Source: The  Des Moines Register, Sunday, April 30, 1944  (photo included)

Alvin Donald Hacker was born Apr. 28, 1915 to John C. and Dora Froh Hacker. He died Jan. 19, 1944 and is buried in Washington Cemetery, Havelock, IA.

Pvt. Hacker served in World War II with the U.S. Army and died of wounds received in action in Italy while serving his country.

Source: ancestry.com