Percy Sawyer (born 1923)

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Percy Sawyer
1923 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Percy Sawyer was born around 1923. We know that Percy Sawyer had been residing in Lauderdale County, Tennessee United States.

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Percy Sawyer Biography

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Most Commonly Known Name

Percy Sawyer

First name

Percy

Middle name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

Percy Sawyer was born

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

Negro, Citizen

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

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Last Known Residence

Lauderdale County, Tennessee United States

Education

Grammar School

Professions

Farm Hands, General Farms

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Military Service

Military serial#: 34716012
Enlisted: June 1, 1943 in Cp Forrest Tennessee
Military branch: No Branch Assignment
Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
Terms 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

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Percy Sawyer was born around 1923. We have no information about Percy's immediate family. We know that Percy Sawyer had been residing in Lauderdale County, Tennessee United States.
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1923 World Events

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In 1923, in the year that Percy Sawyer was born, on September 1, an earthquake - the Great Kanto earthquake - destroyed one-third of Tokyo. Measuring 7.9 and with a reported duration of between 4 and 10 minutes, casualties totaled about 142,800 deaths, including about 40,000 who went missing and were presumed dead.

In 1941, on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1967, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

In 1982, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

In 1996, on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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Ben E Sawyer
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Thomas A Sawyer
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Born: around 1925
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Hugh G Sawyer
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Alex A Sawyer
Born: around 1924
Alabama, United States
George Sawyer
Born: around 1924
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James H Sawyer
Born: around 1924
Georgia, United States
Audley L Sawyer
Born: around 1911
North Carolina, United States
James W Sawyer
Born: around 1919
North Carolina, United States
Claude H Sawyer
Born: around 1917
Florida, Limited Service Or Denmark, United States
Aubrey G Sawyer
Born: around 1925
Florida, United States
Charles E Sawyer
Born: around 1914
New York, United States
Willie J Sawyer
Born: around 1922
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