Elmer Singleton was killed on the Beaches at Normandy. He was initially buried at Ste-Mère-Eglise No. 2 at Carentan, France. Buried in Knoxville National Cemetery on November 12, 1948 (Section B Plot 3788-B)

Born in Harlan County, Kentucky
Enlisted in the Army Air Corps on February 9, 1942, in Fort Oglethorpe, GA

Grandmother: Sarah Singleton
Parents: Charles and Ruth Larkin Singleton
Siblings: Eldon Singleton, Elbert Singleton, and Robert Singleton
Uncles: John Singleton and James Singleton

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 7 January 1925
  • Date of death: 10 July 1944
  • County: Knox
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 47th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XV, Top Panel
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