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SGT Jefferson Davis Dermid, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 6, 1916
Asheville
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1944

Dermid entered UNC-CH from Lee Edwards High School in 1935 and was enrolled at the University, where he was a member of the football team, until 1937. He was employed by the Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Co. before entering the U.S. Army in June 1942.

He went overseas as a member of an anti-aircraft battery in October 1942 and participated in the North African, Sicilian and Italian invasions.

Dermid was reported missing in action in Italy on Jan. 26, 1944, and later was determined to have been killed in action on that date.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jefferson Davis Dermid (1861 - 1947)
  Anna Belle Netherton Dermid (1886 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  Marie Ruth Dermid Hudson (1895 - 1969)**
  Charles William Dermid (1910 - 1994)*
  Katherine Reed Dermid Buckner (1912 - 1986)*
  Jefferson Davis Dermid (1916 - 1944)
  Frances Marion Dermid Smith (1925 - 1997)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial
Nettuno
Provincia di Roma
Lazio, Italy
 
Maintained by: Tom Reece
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56305711
SGT Jefferson Davis Dermid, Jr
Added by: Tom Reece
 
SGT Jefferson Davis Dermid, Jr
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- O'KC
 Added: Apr. 10, 2014
 
 
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