Pfc. Hubert Wade Crowder

 

Big Creek Cem., Monroe Co., Tn

 

 

Pfc. Hubert Wade Crowder

Sep. 16, 1924 May 23, 1945

Big Creek Cem.

 

Madisonville boy killed in action

Many hearts were saddened on Wednesday of last week when news was received from the War Department by Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Crowder that their son, Wade, was killed in action on May 23 during a battle on Okinawa. Wade was 20 years of age. He entered the service in September, 1944, going overseas in February. He received his basic training at Camp Blanding Fl. He was a graduate of Madisonville High School and was employed by TVA before entering the Army. Besides his parents he is survived by four brothers and two sisters. Cpl. Ray Crowder, U.S. Army; Glenn, Claude and J.W.; Mrs. Marie Muller of Maryville and Miss Bulia Faye

 

 

PFC Hubert W. Crowder
ID: 44040953
Branch of Service: U.S. Army
Hometown: Monroe County, TN
Status: KIA

 

U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946

Name:

Hubert Wade Crowder

Birth Year:

1924

Race:

White, Citizen (White)

Nativity State or Country:

Tennessee

State of Residence:

Tennessee

County or City:

Monroe

 

 

Enlistment Date:

13 Sep 1944

Enlistment State:

Georgia

Enlistment City:

Fort Oglethorpe

Branch:

No branch assignment

Branch Code:

No branch assignment

Grade:

Private

Grade Code:

Private

Term of Enlistment:

Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law

Component:

Selectees (Enlisted Men)

Source:

Civil Life

 

 

Education:

4 years of high school

Civil Occupation:

General farmers

Marital Status:

Single, without dependents

Height:

00

Weight:

100

 

 

Researcher and Designer

Joy Locke & Joe Irons