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 Ernest L. Prather

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Ernest L. Prather

Birth
Pittsylvania County, Virginia, USA
Death 14 Aug 1942 (aged 21)
Michigan, USA
Burial Danville, Danville City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 54812772 View Source
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Ernest was killed in a plane crash while training in World War II. He was badly burned and had a closed casket. The body was wrapped so the family couldn't identify him.


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Prather
Cpl. Ernest L.
320th Bombing Squadron
90th Group
May 27, 1921
Aug. 14, 1942
Sleep, Soldier, Sleep
Thy Warfare's O'er

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Gary Shaw
  • Added: 11 Jul 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 54812772
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/54812772/ernest-l.-prather : accessed ), memorial page for Ernest L. Prather (27 May 1921–14 Aug 1942), Find a Grave Memorial ID 54812772, citing Schoolfield Cemetery, Danville, Danville City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Gary Shaw (contributor 47045329) .