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Perry Vernon "Jack" Burress

Perry Vernon "Jack" Burress

Male 1921 - 1978  (56 years)

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  • Name Perry Vernon "Jack" Burress 
    Born 9 Oct 1921  Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 1921 Oct 9 - Canebreak Burress, Perry V., Male. Father: R.H. age 41 years, born, Virginia. Mother: Kenny May, age 37 years, born Virginia. Informant: L.A. Crandell.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  Big Creek, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military 1943  West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died Jul 1978  Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID P1369  Burress Genealogy of Virginia
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2015 

    Father Raleigh "Raul" Hamilton Burress,   b. 28 Aug 1880, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1964, Bristol, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Cana Mae Combs,   b. 6 Apr 1883, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1927, War, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 31 Jan 1900  Pounding Mill, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F204  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Adeline Whitt,   b. 1926, Mingo, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 06 Jan 1944  McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Perry Vernon Burress and Adaline Whitt Marrage Certificate
    Perry Vernon Burress and Adaline Whitt Marrage Certificate
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F201  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Unknown Allen 
    Married After 1950 
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F202  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Oct 1921 - Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Name: Perry V Burress Birth Year: 1921 Race: White, citizen (White) Nativity State or Country: West Virginia State of Residence: West Virginia Enlistment Date: 13 Jan 1943 Enlistment State: Virginia Enlistment City: Huntington West Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA 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: Grammar school Marital Status: Single, without dependents Height: 64 Weight: 118 - 1943 - West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 06 Jan 1944 - McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jul 1978 - Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Perry Vernon 'Jack' Burress
    Perry Vernon "Jack" Burress
    Perry Vernon Burress and Adeline Whitt
    Perry Vernon Burress and Adeline Whitt

  • Sources 
    1. [S58] McDowell County, WV Register of Births, Page 15 Volume 3 Line 34.

    2. [S61] NARA, CARD NUMBER # # BOX NUMBER 0971 FILM REEL NUMBER 5.33#.
      ARMY SERIAL NUMBER 35647626 NAME BURRESS#PERRY#V RESIDENCE: STATE #4 Undefined Code RESIDENCE: COUNTY 047 Undefined Code PLACE OF ENLISTMENT 5442 HUNTINGTON WEST VIRGINIA DATE OF ENLISTMENT DAY 13 DATE OF ENLISTMENT MONTH 01 DATE OF ENLISTMENT YEAR 43 GRADE: ALPHA DESIGNATION PVT# Private GRADE: CODE 8 Private BRANCH: ALPHA DESIGNATION BI# Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA BRANCH: CODE 00 Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA FIELD USE AS DESIRED # # TERM OF ENLISTMENT 5 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 LONGEVITY ### ### SOURCE OF ARMY PERSONNEL 0 Civil Life NATIVITY 54 WEST VIRGINIA YEAR OF BIRTH 21 21 RACE AND CITIZENSHIP 1 White, citizen EDUCATION 0 Grammar school CIVILIAN OCCUPATION 993 Undefined Code MARITAL STATUS 6 Single, without dependents COMPONENT OF THE ARMY 7 Selectees (Enlisted Men)

    3. [S18] Social Security Death Index.