Fred J. Blevins
Born 1 January 1919
Died 27 July 1944
Buried at Taylor Cemetery, Jamestown, TN
Technician 5th Class
17th Armored Engineer Battalion, Corps of Engineers, Company A
His unit, the 17th Armored Engineers, was part of the 2nd Armored (“Hell on Wheels”) Division. On the day he died, his unit was involved in the liberation of the town of Canisy, France.