Born 27 August 1926
Enlisted on January 19, 1944 in Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Died of wounds 15 January 1945 in Belgium
Buried at Greenwood Cemetery, Knoxville, TN

Private First Class
506th Parachute Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, Company I

Parents: Robert and Annie Smith
Grandfather: Thomas A. Smith

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 27 August 1926
  • Date of death: 15 January 1945
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Fountain City
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 506th Parachute Regiment, 101st Airborne Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Greenwood Cemetery, Knoxville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Middle Panel
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