Born 1 December 1913
Killed in Action 19 June 1944 in France
Buried at Wallace Cemetery, Rogersville, TN

116th Infantry Regiment

Rogersvilel Journal, February 22, 1945
3 Thomas brothers, sons of Mr. and Mrs. R.L. Thomas of Surgoinsville, Route two.
Pvt. Neal D. Thomas entered service Sept. 28, 1943 and sailed for overseas March 1944. He was in England and later sent to France where he was killed June 19, 1944.
Sgt. Jay C. Thomas sailed March 1944 for England and had been in Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Pvt. Charlie D. Thomas sailed in September 1943 for England and then to France.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 1 December 1913
  • Date of death: 19 June 1944
  • County: Greene
  • Hometown: Surgoinsville
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Wallace Cemetery, Rogersville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar IX, Middle Panel
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