Preserving Pocahontas

Howard Raymond Wilfong – MIA – 1946  “Lest We Forget”

Howard Raymond Wilfong, Marlinton, W.Va. U.S. Navy. Fire Controlman, Third Class, United States Naval Reserve. Died August 10, 1946. Missing in Action or Buried at Sea. Listed on the Tablets of the Missing at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii.  Purple Heart. Wife: Mary Perry Wilfong. ID: PHP001043

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