Enlisted on July 29, 1944, in Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Parents: Jess W. and Annie B. Merritt
Siblings: Earl T. Merritt, Noah C. Merritt, Harold L. Merritt, and Alice R. Merritt

311th Infantry Regiment, 78th Infantry Division, Company B

Died March 14, 1945, in Germany.
Buried at Piney Grove Cemetery, Knoxville.

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 28 January 1926
  • Date of death: 14 March 1945
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Knoxville
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 311th Infantry Regiment, 78th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Piney Grove Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Top Panel
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