Wiley Wade Wagner
Born 1921, Johnson County, Tennessee
Killed in Action in Italy, 1944

Sergeant
7th Infantry, Company B

Sgt Wagner is buried at Shouns United Methodist Church Cemetery, Mountain City, Johnson County, Tennessee.

From the obituary: “He was with Gen. George Patton at the African and Sicilian campaigns, later was transfered to Gen. Mark Clark’s army and fought on the Anzio beachhead.”

Newspaper article from The Johnson County News, Mountain City, 1948

  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Date of birth:
  • 31 August 1921
  • Date of death: 2 February 1944
  • County: Johnson
  • Hometown: Shouns, TN
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 7th Infantry, Company B
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Shouns United Methodist Church Cemetery, Mountain City, Johnson County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Top Panel
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