Born 22 March 1915
Died of wounds 12 November 1944

Private First Class
128th Infantry Regiment, 32nd Infantry Division

PFC Rogers was returned from USAF Cemetery Leyte No. 1, Philippine Islands. He is buried at Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, B, 6490.

The Knoxville Journal, January 9, 1945
Pfc. Herman E. Rogers of Sharp’s Chapel, who was serving with the 18th Infantry Regiment, died of wounds received in action on Leyte Island, the War Department notified his aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. J.H. Monroe.
Pfc. Rogers, 29, had been in service since July, 1942. He had served in Australia and South Pacific area for 22 months. He received training at Camp Butner, N.C. and at Camp Roberts, California. The Young man was reared b his aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. J.H. Monroe.

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 22 March 1915
  • Date of death: 12 November 1944
  • County: Union
  • Hometown: Sharp’s Chapel
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 128th Infantry Regiment, 32nd Infantry Division
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIX, Top Panel
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