Enlisted on November 11, 1942, in Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Parents: Frank and Nell Smith
Grandmother: Lizzie Smith
Sisters: Ruth Smith and Errett Smith – Very uncertain about the spelling of Errett.

After the war, he was repatriated back to the United States and funeral services were held June 12, 1949, at Berry Funeral Home Chapel. He was buried at Ballards Chapel Cemetery in Blount County, TN.

143rd Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Division, G Company

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 28 October 1915
  • Date of death: 23 September 1943
  • County: Knox
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 143rd Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Division
  • Theater: North Africa
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Ballards Chapel Cemetery, Blount County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Bottom Panel
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