Paul Edd Saylor
Father: Mr. Samuel Brown Saylor, Rt 5, Johnson City, TN
Fireman 1c Paul Saylor was Killed in Action on December 7, 1941, during the attack on Pearl Harbor. He was stationed aboard the USS Oklahoma BB-37.
Birth: Feb. 20, 1920, Bluff City, Sullivan County, Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1941, Pearl Harbor, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Fireman First Class Paul Edd Saylor was on board the USS Oklahoma BB-37 when she was struck by Japanese aircraft on Sunday morning, 7 December 1941. His remains were recovered, but not accounted for until Nov. 24, 2020.
A rosette has been placed before his name on the Tablets of the Missing at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, indicating he has been accounted for and is no longer missing. He will be returning home to North East Tennessee on Aug. 20, 2021.