Douglas Judd Boone

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Service - US Navy - USS Gilliam
Rank - Chief Pharmacist's Mate
Born - 29 April 1910
Died - 25 February 1945 – MIA
Buried - Memorialized at the Honolulu Memorial in Honolulu, HI
Township - St. Mary’s, Auburn Community

A memorial marker at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Cemetery in Auburn, NC is engraved with the following: “In Memoriam, Sons, Douglas Judd Boone b. 29 April 1910 d. 25 Feb. 1945 and Charles Russell Boone, b. 5 Aug. 1918 d. 8 Nov. 1944, Lost in Pacific during World War II.” His parents were David Alonzo Boone and Maude Estelle Rogers Boone and his brother, Charles Russell Boone, was in the Navy too. See his entry for more info.

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