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PVT Kenneth Casey Lester

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PVT Kenneth Casey Lester

Birth
Fisher, Sabine Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 9 Jan 1943 (aged 28)
China
Burial San Bruno, San Mateo County, California, USA
Plot SECTION I, SITE 5216
Memorial ID 35046450 View Source
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Kenneth Casey Lester was a kind and gentle young man. He was born to Thomas Lester and Marguerite Clark in Louisiana. He was a twin to Catherine Lester. He was in the army Corps of Engineers with the Southwest Pacific Theatre: Philippine Islands. He died as a prisoner of war of Japan, at Hoten POW Camp (Mukden) Manchuria from Beri-Beri during WWII after he survived the March to Bataan, and was buried in the Veterans Cemetary in San Francisco





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  • Created by: Rebecca Scano
  • Added: 21 Mar 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 35046450
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/35046450/kenneth-casey-lester : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Kenneth Casey Lester (7 Mar 1914–9 Jan 1943), Find a Grave Memorial ID 35046450, citing Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, San Mateo County, California, USA ; Maintained by Rebecca Scano (contributor 46511485) .