William Columbus McNelley (also spelled McNelly) was born 29 July 1889 near Chattanooga, Tennessee, son of William J. and Nettie McNelly. He trained at Camp Gordon in Georgia and Camp Hill in Newport News, Virginia. He died of influenza 17 October 1918 in Newport News, Warwick, Virginia.

Buried at Old Ocoee Cemetery, Benton, Polk County, Tennessee

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