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Ens Jean Paul Rene Parent

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 10 Sep 1944
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID 56790257 · View Source
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Son of Mr. & Mrs. Emile Hermel Parent.

Jean "Paul" served as an Ensign and Pilot, USS Franklin (CV-13), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Berlin, Coos County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

Jean was "Killed In Action" when his plane went down in flames while providing support for the Marines fighting on Peleliu Island during the war. He was awarded the Air Medal and the Purple Heart.

Service # 299317

Fellow New Hampshirite and Pilot:
Ensign Norman Emery Drouin,
suffered the same fate on the same day also on Peleliu Island.

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56790257
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ens Jean Paul Rene Parent (unknown–10 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56790257, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .