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John William "J. W." Smith
Birth: Jan. 27, 1927
Sandersville
Washington County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 2002
Salisbury
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA

American Folk Figure. He was infamous as the catalyst of the riots of 1967 in Newark, N.J., and was featured on the cover of Time magazine and in other publications. 
 
Inscription:
CPL US Army WW II Korea
 
Burial:
Salisbury National Cemetery Annex
Salisbury
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: SECTION 9 SITE 3
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Havis McDonald
Record added: May 31, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6460970
John William J. W. Smith
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John William J. W. Smith
Added by: Julie Karen Hancock (Cooper) Jackson
 
John William J. W. Smith
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