World War II
ADAMSON, JESSE LEROY
Seaman, Second Class, U. S. Naval Reserve. Home address: Tecumseh, Pottawatomie County. Mr. and Mrs. J. J. .Adamson, Parents, Rte. 3, Tecumseh. Born January 2, 1926. Enlisted December 31, 1944. Decoration: Order of the Purple Heart awarded posthumously. Member Holiness Church. Died February 17, 1945, in line of duty on board ship hit by enemy off Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands, Pacific Ocean.
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