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Neal Larimore Burgess
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1923
Hardeman County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1944

K.I.A. Biak Island Pacific Theater WWII

"Pfc. Neal L. Burgess, who was wounded on May 29, 1944, in New Guinea, died June 1, according to a telegram received by his mother, Mrs. Minnie Burgess of Rogers Springs, Tenn., and 2536 Kimball. Private Burgess, 20, entered the service in August, 1943. He received his basic training in Camp Wheeler, GA, and was sent to Australia in January for a few months before going to New Guinea. He was a graduate of Mathis School, and was a member of Rogers Springs Church of Christ. He leaves three brothers in the service, Staff Sgt. Haston Burgess and Sgt. Raymond Burgess, both in England, and Pvt. Buell Burgess of Camp Maxey, Texas; two other brothers, Hyman Burgess of Rogers Springs and Preston Burgess of Jackson, TN, and a sister, Miss Mary Ella Burgess of Memphis. His mother is at the present employed at McDonnell Aircraft Corp."

Thanks to Find A Grave contributor Cathy Lynn Willeford 
 
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 Parents:
  Hobart McKinley Burgess (1896 - 1936)
  Minnie Lee Yopp Burgess (1888 - 1985)
 
 Sibling:
  Neal Larimore Burgess (1923 - 1944)
  James Buell Burgess (1925 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rogers Springs Cemetery
Middleton
Hardeman County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Jan Burgess Lipford
Record added: Nov 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80324155
Neal Larimore Burgess
Added by: Cathy Lynn Willeford
 
Neal Larimore Burgess
Added by: Jan Burgess Lipford
 
 
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