The following article was found in the Feb. 17, 1949, Lowell Tribune on
page 2, column 3:
SERVICES HELD FOR PFC. ROBERT E. HAJIC
Reburial services were held Saturday, February 12th, at Berwyn,
Illinois, for Pfc. Robert E. Hajic, USNCR, a member of Carlsons Raiders
who was killed November 8th, 1943, on Bougainville Island in the South
Robert, a nephew of Mrs. Carl Mahler, worked for his uncle Carl and made
his home with them for several years before enlisting in the service, so
was well known among Lowell's younger set.
Those from here who attended the services were: Mrs. Carl Mahler, Mrs.
Bernice Carlson and children, Joie and Karleen, Mrs. V. Fehlman, Donald
Nelson and Mrs. Dean Glover of Crown Point.
(NOTE: The correct spelling of Bernice Carlson's last name is "Karlsson.")