Worley Stanford Markland
Born 11 April 1921, Carter, Tennessee
Son of Nathaniel James Markland and Hattie Burrow

Worley Stanford Markland served on the USS Hugh W. Hadley (DD774). He was killed in action and buried at sea at Okinawa, Japan.

Memorialized at Honolulu Memorial, Hawaii. He also has a memorial stone in Highland Cemetery, Elizabethton, TN.

  • Rank: Torpedomans Mate Second Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 11 April 1921
  • Date of death: 11 May 1945
  • County: Carter
  • Hometown: Elizabethton
  • Service Branch: Navy
  • Division/Assignment: USS Hugh W. Hadley (DD774)
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Top Panel
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