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Adm Jerry Alexander Steward
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Birth: Jan. 26, 1895
Death: Sep. 20, 1960

Served in the United States Navy for 32 years. During World War II he was taken prisoner by the Japanese at the fall of Manila in 1941 and was held 3 years. He retired as a Rear Admiral with total disability. He was awarded the Navy Cross, which was presented personally by the President. He was also awarded the Purple Heart with three Gold Stars; the Army Distinguised Unit Badge and Oak Leaf Cluster; the Philippine Distinguished Service Star, and numerous medals for participation during World War I and World War II

 
 
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 Parents:
  Washington Worth Steward (1867 - 1946)
  Martha Louise Stewart Steward (1875 - 1963)
 
 Spouse:
  Basila Torres Steward (1913 - 1994)
 
 Siblings:
  Jerry Alexander Steward (1895 - 1960)
  Hugh Bert Steward (1897 - 1981)*
  Ernest Monroe Steward (1900 - 1988)*
  Roger Steward (1902 - 1980)*
  Washington Worth Steward (1905 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Admiral USNR WWI & WWII
 
Burial:
Stewards Mill Cemetery
Stewards Mill
Freestone County
Texas, USA
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Created by: Harold N. Womble
Record added: Jan 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13098273
Adm Jerry Alexander Steward
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Adm Jerry Alexander Steward
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In memoryof Admiral Jerry Alexander Steward, veteran of World War II, prisoner of war at Cavite, Philippines; U. S. Naval Construction Battalion - Seabees.
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