Buckley Edward “Weadsel” Frazier was born on 8 January 1919 in Simmonsville, Craig County, Virginia, the son of James Mason Frazier and Rada Geneva Cruise. He was married to Ola Mae Ford. Buckley Frazier enlisted on 28 May 1943 at Abingdon, Virginia.
Died non Battle 25 February 1945, Germany

Technician Fifth Class

He is buried at Mountain View Cemetery and Chapel Mausoleum, Bristol City, Virginia.

The Johnson City Press, 18 March 1945
Mrs. Ola M. Frazier of 8104½ Lamont street, has received word from the War Department that her husband, Cpl. Buckley C. Frazier, 28, died February 25 in Germany of injuries received in a vehicle accident. Corporal Buckley had been overseas since April 4, 1944. He enlisted in the Army in June, 1943, and received training at Fort Eustis, Va., and Camp Breckenridge, Ky. Besides his widow, survivors are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Mason Frazier, Sr.; two brothers, James Mason Frazier, Jr., of Roanoke, Va., and Sgt. Richard M. Frazier of the U.S. Army in Greenland, and three sisters, Mrs. Hugo Cliton and Mrs. Giles Harrison of Bristol, Tenn., and Mrs. Marie Frazier of Bristol, Va.

  • Rank: Technician Fifth Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 8 January 1919
  • Date of death: 25 February 1945
  • County: Washington
  • Hometown: Johnson City
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Mountain View Cemetery and Chapel Mausoleum, Bristol City, Virginia
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIX, Middle Panel
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