Specialist 4th Class James Allen Pettitt was born on April 1, 195th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division46, and was from Louisville, Tennessee. His tour in viet began on December 14, 1967. He served in the 1st Platoon, B Company, 5th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division. He died from multiple fragmentation wounds on April 14, 1968, in Quang Tri, South Vietnam.
Mr. and Mrs. Reed H Pettitt of Louisville, TN, now deceased, were James’ parents
- Rank: Specialist 4th Class
- Date of birth: 1 April 1946
- Date of death: 14 April 1968
- County: Blount
- Hometown: Louisville
- Service Branch: Army
- Division/Assignment: 5th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division
- Conflict: Vietnam
- Location In Memorial: Pillar XXII, Top Panel
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