Herbert Wayne “Wayne” Grizzard

Herbert Wayne “Wayne” Grizzard

Birth
USA
Death 7 Dec 1944 (aged 27)
China
Burial Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Plot Graceland
Memorial ID 45382942 · View Source
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Wayne was a member of Torpedo Squadron 3 (PT-32) who was awarded a Silver star for helping MacArthur escape the Phillipines in march 1942. Was captured by the Japanes in May 1942, killed at Hoten Japanese Prison Camp, Manchuria, as a result of an errant U.S. bombing raid on a nearby war production facility. He attended East Nashville High School in the early 30's.


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  • Created by: Steve Schmoldt
  • Added: 13 Dec 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 45382942
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Herbert Wayne “Wayne” Grizzard (24 Apr 1917–7 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45382942, citing Woodlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Steve Schmoldt (contributor 47211307) .