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Johnnie Lester Perry
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1923
Chowan County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1944

Johnny Lester Perry
Is Killed In Action
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Edenton Boy Victim of
Burns; Body Buried
At Sea
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Friday of last week Mr. and Mrs. John Payton Perry received a telegram from the War Department stating that their son, Johnnie Lester Perry, AMM 1-c, U. S. N. R., was killed in action on December 18. No details were given other than that death resulted from burns and that he was buried at sea with military honors.
Young Perry entered the Navy on January 19, 1942, and has been in the South Pacific for the past 16 months. He is survived by his parents, and one sister, Miss Beulah Perry.
- The Chowan Herald - January 11, 1945 
 
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 Parents:
  Johnnie Payton Perry (1899 - 1965)
  Martha Jane Whiteman Perry (1899 - 1980)
 
 Siblings:
  Beulah Louise Perry White (1920 - 1997)*
  Johnnie Lester Perry (1923 - 1944)
  Johnnie Lester Perry (1923 - 1944)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beaver Hill Cemetery *
Edenton
Chowan County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: A-038-H
*Cenotaph [?]
 
Created by: Perrys
Record added: Jul 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28412970
Johnnie Lester Perry
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 Added: Jun. 14, 2014
 
 
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