Samuel Kyle Prater was born in 1912
Enlisted on August 21, 1941, in Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Attended Knoxville High School
Mother: Elisa Prater
Siblings: Charles Prater, Rova Prater, Agie Prater, and Mannie Prater

U.S. Army Air Forces, 368th Squadron, 324th Air Service Group
He was  initially buried at Bari Cemetery at Bari, Italy and reburied at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in Nettuno, Italy, Plot G, Row 1, Grave 34.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of death: 4 May 1945
  • County: Knox
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 368th Squadron, 324th Air Service Group
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, Nettuno, Italy
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Top Panel
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