John Wilson Farmer
KIA 7 Dec 1941 aboard USS Arizona BB-39 during the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor by Japanese naval forces.
Memorialized at Honolulu Memorial, Hawaii

Mother: Mrs. Artie Farmer, 2517 Cole Street, East Chattanooga.

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  • Rank: Coxswain
  • Date of birth:
  • 12 August 1920
  • Date of death: 7 December 1941
  • County: Hamilton
  • Hometown: Chattanooga
  • Service Branch: Navy
  • Division/Assignment: USS Arizona (BB-39)
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Pearl Harbor
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XI, Middle Panel
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