John Wesley Turpin
Born Concord, TN
Parents: King Joshua Turpin, Ida Belle Conatser

Infantry

PFC Turpin was initially buried at 11 Corps Cemetery, Matuer, Tripolitania in Libya.

Interment Date: 24 Jun 1948
Cemetery: Knoxville National Cemetery
Buried At: Section B Site 6697

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 15 October 1917
  • Date of death: 23 April 1943
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Knoxville
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: Infantry
  • Theater: North Africa
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Top Panel
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