Born: May 15, 1920
Killed in Action (MIA): July 25, 1944 on a mission over Germany.
U.S. Army Air Force
Rank: Staff Sergeant
764th Bomber Squadron, 461th Bomber Group
S/Sgt. Harrell received a Purple Heart and an Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters for his service. His brother, S/Sgt. Turner G. Harrell was also killed in action earlier during WWII.
At the time of his death, S/Sgt. Harper was survived by his parents, Mr. & Mrs. Turner J. Harrell, and sister, Miss Ruth Hope Harrell and his grandmother, Mrs. Lulu Walton Harrell.
Memorialized at Epinal American Cemetery, Epinal, France where is name is inscribed on the wall.