Born near Island Ford, Anderson County, TN
Killed in Action, France

Married: Dorothy Ridenour, July 10, 1944
Parents: Lillie Mae Foust
Hugh Alfred Foust
Sisters: Maxie Irene Foust
Vesta Verlena Foust
Teressia A. Foust
Mari Lynn Foust
Brother: Hollis Lee Foust

James Richard Foust served with the Civilian Conservation Corps prior to his World War II service.

He is buried in Island Ford Cemetery.

  • Rank: Technician 5th Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 1 February 1923
  • Date of death: 13 December 1944
  • County: Anderson
  • Hometown: Lake City
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 346th Infantry Regiment, 87th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Island Ford Cemetery, Lake City, Anderson County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VI, Top Panel
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