Harvey Hartley*

Harvey Hartley died tragically in an auto at the end of his service the night before he would have left the Dominican Republic in 1964.

PCDR MemorialPlague - Version 3Photo: Fallen PCV Memorial in the entrance of the Peace Corps Office in Santo Domingo with an original oil painting by a Dominican artist, flanked by photos of President Kennedy and Sargent Shriver, and a plaque naming the 9 volunteers who died during PC service in the Dominican Republic from 1944 to 2012. The plaque was hand tooled on leather by a local artist. Dedication took place during the Peace Corps Dominican Republic 50th Anniversary Conference. Standing at left is PC Director Aaron Williams and at right is Country Director Arthur Flanagan. Nearly 300 RPCVs, current PCVs, current and former PC Staff, Dominican counterparts, family & friends attended.

 

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