He enlisted on September 23, 1943, at Fort Oglethorpe, GA. He was married and a carpenter. He was buried in Knoxville National Cemetery on August 10, 1949 (Section B Site 6486)

513th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 17th Airborne Division, Company G

Pvt Derreberry died in Belgium and was initially buried at the American War Cemetery Hamm in Luxembourg. Parents: David Alexander Derreberry and Lena Glesta Nelson
Spouse: Mary Katherine Bradley
Siblings: Lloyd Ray Derreberry, Lillian Ora Derreberry, and Irene Derreberry (who died in infancy)

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