Wendell Turmon Moffitt was a signalman on the USS Lexington CV-16. He was killed at Tarawa, buried at sea 5 November 1944. The aircraft carrier USS Lexington was badly damaged by Kamikaze attacks off Luzon.
Memorialized at Manila American Cemetery, the Philippines.
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Hascal Bouldin Moffitt, 201 12 Frazier Avenue, Chattanooga