Born: August 18, 1918
Killed in Action (MIA): February 24, 1944 on a mission in the Central Pacific.
U.S. Army Air Force
Rank: Staff Sergeant
17th Bomber Squadron, 118th Bomber Group
Sgt. Harrell received a Purple Heart for his service.
At the time of his death, S/Sgt. Harrell was survived by his parents, Mr. & Mrs. Turner J. Harrell, and sister, Miss Ruth Hope Harrell, brother, S/Sgt. Lynwood Harrell and his grandmother, Mrs. Lulu Walton Harrell. His brother, S/Sgt. Lynwood C. Harrell was also killed in action later during WWII.
S/Sgt. Harrell’s name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii