2011-12-03

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2011-12-03 07:45 am

National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu HI

Ancestry.com sent me an update email announcing the addition of thousands of photos of "The Wall," the memorial to veterans who died in World War II during the invasion of Pearl Harbor.

I had to look for my fourth cousin, Woodrow Lyle Rainey, son of Edgar Clarence Rainey and Millie Mae Burris.

And he was there.

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You can search for names of your family members on "The Wall" by clicking this link, but you will have to be a member to see the images from the free index.
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2011-12-03 06:21 pm

More new (to me) Burris family photos

These are courtesy of a newly discovered cousin who found the blog.

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George Washington Burris Sr., and wife Mary Mathilda Wharton, undated photo

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George Washington Burris, Sr., undated photo

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Left to right: Dora Emma (Burris) Crites, Ottis Gileston Burris and wife, Gertha Leah Hill, on the occasion of what we believe was Ott and Gertha's 55th wedding anniversary in 1971.


Thanks to my cousin for sharing.