Roy Edwin Nealon was born 3 February 1912 in Cumberland County, Tennessee. His parents were William H. Nealon and Elizabeth Aytis Watson. He died in a beach landing 12 May 1944. Interment date was 9 December 1948 in Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, Tennessee, Section B Site 6209.
Private First Class
337th Infantry Regiment, 85th Infantry Division, Company C
PFC Nealon was returned from Carano, Italy. He was awarded the Purple Heart