Clay Laverne Shaw

Clay Laverne Shaw

Birth
Kentwood, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 15 Aug 1974 (aged 61)
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Kentwood, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 6337502 · View Source
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New Orleans businessman, a co-founder of the N.O. Trade Mart, who was accused by District Attorney Jim Garrison of being one of the masterminds of the JFK assassination. After a trial, Shaw was acquitted of conspiracy-related charges in March 1969. His trial was featured prominently in Oliver Stone's "JFK," in which Shaw was portrayed by Tommy Lee Jones.

Bio by: Joel Manuel


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  • Originally Created by: Joel Manuel
  • Added: 11 Apr 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6337502
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Clay Laverne Shaw (17 Mar 1913–15 Aug 1974), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6337502, citing Woodland Cemetery, Kentwood, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .