John Howard Abernathy
First Lieutenant, Army
Hometown: Pittsylvania County, Virginia
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: November 28, 1942
First Lieutenant Abernathy served with the Coastal Artillery Corps.
Before the war, he graduated from from Virginia Polytechnic Institute in 1935 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.
He is buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia.