Robert Suttles served on the USS Enterprise. He was killed in action as a result of an enemy (Japanese) bombing attack in the Eastern Solomons. He was buried at sea on 26 August 1942.
Memorialized at the Manila American Cemetery, Philippines
His father was James S. Suttles, who died 20 June 1971 in Knox County. His mother was Sarah Webb, 5th Street, Knoxville.