Earl Raymond Ford was the son of Luther Denton Ford and Estella Smith.

He was serving Hwith a naval construction battalion in the Pacific. He was killed in Athens, Tennessee while visiting home on leave.

His brothers, Robert Denton Ford and Kenneth Leslie Ford were also serving during World War II.

  • Rank: Machinists Mate Third Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 11 November 1920
  • Date of death: 25 September 1944
  • County: Meigs
  • Hometown: Decatur
  • Service Branch: Navy
  • Division/Assignment: 52nd Naval Construction Battalion, Company B
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Bethsadia Cemetery, Meigs County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XVI, Top Panel
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