Sims Arbron Rowland was the son of Sims P. Rowland and Cassie. He was married to Iva M. Mosier and father of Mary Frances Rowland, Joyce Rowland and David Sims Rowland. He enlisted at Camp Shelby, Mississippi and was killed in action North of Hambach, Germany.

He is buried at Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands, C, 9, 11



  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 8 December 1909
  • Date of death: 24 February 1945
  • County: Hawkins
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 119th Infantry Regiment, 30th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XII, Middle Panel
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