1st Lieutenant John Frank Walls was a glider pilot during the invasion of Normandy. He was killed in action on D-Day +1, the 7th of June 1944.
He was from Oliver Springs, TN

Born 25 May 1914

436th Troop Carrier Group

  • Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Date of birth:
  • 25 May 1914
  • Date of death: 7 June 1944
  • County: Roane
  • Hometown: Oliver Springs
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 436th Troop Carrier Group
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Normandy Campaign
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Oliver Springs Cemetery, Oliver Springs, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XVII, Top Panel
  • Contact us to sponsor John F. Walls

Image Gallery

Click a thumbnail below to view at full size.


Submit more information on this veteran →