Thomas Deutschle
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Thomas Deutschle

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DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (AP) - Thomas Deutschle, a former Chicago reporter who later served as an infantryman in the U.S. Army and won the Purple Heart and the Silver Star, died Tuesday from kidney failure. He was 84.

During the 1930s and early 1940s, Deutschle worked as a police reporter for the City News Bureau and then for the Chicago Sun.

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