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James Pressley "Jimmy" Boyd, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1954
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1973
Fort Bragg
Cumberland County
North Carolina, USA

MP Boyd was shot and killed when he and another MP encountered two suspects who had just robbed the gas station on Fort Bragg. Despite being mortally wounded, MP Boyd was able to return fire and wounded one of the suspects. The other MP also returned fire and killed the other suspect.

MP Boyd was assigned to the 21st MP Company 503rd MP Battalion. He was survived by his parents, sister, and brother.

 
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn West Cemetery
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Tony Branch
Record added: Jun 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27705328
James Pressley Jimmy Boyd, Jr
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James Pressley Jimmy Boyd, Jr
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