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Ralph Norfleet Searcy
Birth: Jun. 13, 1899
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1988
Hendersonville
Henderson County
North Carolina, USA

US Navy World War II Prisoner of War

Bataan Death March

USN Grade: Chief torpedoman
Area Served: Southwest Pacific Theatre: Philippine Islands Detaining Country: Japan Camp: Tokyo POW Hospital - Shinagawa Yokohama 35-139 Status: Returned to Military Control, Liberated or Repatriated

Ralph never talked about the War, he was a POW for 4-5 years. He was tortured, but the torture did not show physically or mentally. He retired from the Navy.

He did not marry.




 
 
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 Parents:
  John Davenport Searcy (1856 - 1933)
  Alice Elizabeth Brown Searcy (1867 - 1956)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Gordon Searcy (1890 - 1974)*
  Samuel Leander Searcy (1892 - 1957)*
  Sarah Jane Searcy Metcalfe (1894 - 1961)*
  Jeter Pritchard Searcy (1897 - 1958)*
  Ralph Norfleet Searcy (1899 - 1988)
  Maude Louise Searcy (1901 - 1995)*
  Lillian Ada Searcy (1904 - 1985)*
  John Clayton Searcy (1907 - 1985)*
  James Blanch Searcy (1911 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
TM2 US NAVY
 
Burial:
Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery
Hendersonville
Henderson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: KindredWhispers
Record added: Mar 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25310361
Ralph Norfleet Searcy
Added by: James Archer
 
 
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