Houston Ernest Edwards

Houston Ernest Edwards

Birth
Tennessee, USA
Death 10 Jul 1944 (aged 43)
Indonesia
Burial Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, USA
Plot Section A, Site 5693
Memorial ID 18692018 · View Source
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Veteran of World War II. Chief Electrician's Mate, United States Navy. Served aboard the USS Perch (SS-176). Captured by the Japanese after the crew was forced to scuttle the Perch after suffering severe damage. Edwards died while a prisoner of war in the Makassar Prisoner of War Camp, Celebes, Indonesia.

Extracted from On Eternal Patrol Website; and the Nationwide Gravesite Locator.


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  • Created by: Paula J
  • Added: 30 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18692018
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Houston Ernest Edwards (8 Jan 1901–10 Jul 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18692018, citing Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Paula J (contributor 46489742) .