Video: North Mississippi Three-War Veteran Dies

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ACKERMAN, Miss. (WCBI) — A North Mississippi military veteran who served in three wars has died.

William Brelan Jackson lived in Ackerman, and fought in World War II, the Korean Conflict, and Vietnam.

WCBI did a story with him last September about his service in both the Army and Navy.

The 92-year-old even talked about his time on board the USS Missouri in 1945, when the Japanese surrendered during World War II.

Funeral services for Jackson will be Sunday, February 21 at Ackerman Baptist Church at 3 p.m.

He’ll be buried at Antioch Cemetery in Winston County.

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