Eddie L. Levi
1949

Eddie L. Levi, Pfc.

The body of Private First Class Eddie L. Levi will arrive in Dayton at 12:54 Tuesday and be taken to the home of his mother, Mrs. Laura A. Levi, in Bakewell. Pfc. Levi entered the service Nov. 11, 1942, and lost his life on Okinawa May 5, 1945. Surviving are his mother and one brother, Sam Levi of Bakewell; two sisters, Mrs. Arvill Hodge and Mrs. Willard Hodge of Sale Creek; father William Levi of Chattanooga. Funeral services will be held at the National Cemetery, with the Soddy post of the American Legion in charge of military honors. The post will also furnish pallbearers and are asked to meet the train at Dayton Tuesday. Sawyers Funeral Service in charge.
Chattanooga Times, February 7, 1949, page 7

Submitted by Jean Kinzalow
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