William Henry Messer was born on 6 May 1888 in Naillon, Tennessee, located in the middle of the what is now the Cherokee National Forest. He died in service, at the age on 30 on 7 Ocober 1918 at Base Hospital #12 in France. Buried at Messer Cemetery, Del Rio, TN.

317th Field Artillery, 81st Division, Battery C

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