John Sharp served in Germany, European theater. He was Killed in Action, shot while saving the life of a fellow soldier.

Buried at the Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands, D, 21, 18

  • Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Date of death: 26 April 1945
  • County: Hamilton
  • Hometown: Chattanooga
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Silver Star, Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XVI, Panel
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