Delmon John Clayton
Born 6 January 1916, Alabama
Died 20 April 1945
Son of Joseph Rily Joe Clayton and Berthia Clayton
Technician Fourth Class
251st Field Artillery Battalion, Battery C
Delmon Clayton was initially buried at the USAF Cemetery Santa Barbara No. 1, Philippine Islands.
My father Ulys Arthur Beard served with Delmon and was present when the shelling of their location took place.
–Submitted by Donald Beard
- Rank: Technician Fourth Class
- Date of birth: 6 January 1916
- Date of death: 20 April 1945
- County: Hamilton
- Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
- Division/Assignment: 251st Field Artillery Battalion
- Theater: Pacific
- Conflict: World War II
- Awards: Purple Heart
- Burial/Memorial Location: Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga, TN
- Location In Memorial: Pillar XI, Middle Panel
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