Burie Lawrence Dye served honorably in the WWII Navy Armed Guard and was liked and respected by all his shipmates and by the officers he served with. Burie was born January 19, 1914 in Fairmont, West Virginia. While in the Navy Armed Guard he served on three ships, the M/S Weltevreden, the SS Coulee Dam and the SS Mt Holyoke Victory. After being discharged Burie worked on well drilling rigs and February 22, 1961 he was killed accidentally when his well drilling rig came in contact with high voltage lines. If you remember Burie you can email his son William E Dye at email@example.com Bill will be happy to hear from you.
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