John Lester Llewellyn was born on 12 July 1906 at Rural, Knox County, Tennessee. He was the son of Charles Smith Lewallen and Alice Ann Yarnell. He married Margaret Jessie Hickey in 1940.
He died at Shields Lake in Illinois.

Attended Knoxville High School
Buried in Edgewood Cemetery in Knoxville

The Knoxville Journal, 27 November 1943
John Lester Llewellyn, fireman first class in the U.S. Navy, died at 3 a.m. Friday in Great Lakes Naval Hospital in Chicago. He was 37 years old, his home was on Paper Mill Road, Knoxville. Survivors; wife, Mrs. Margaret Hickey Llewellyn; one brother, Clyde Llewellyn, of Knoxville. The body will be shipped to Knoxville for funeral and burial.

  • Rank: Seaman
  • Date of birth:
  • 12 July 1906
  • Date of death: 26 November 1943
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Knoxville
  • Service Branch: Navy
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Edgewood Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Middle Panel
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