William Luther Trent Jr.
Born 15 September 1921
Died 31 October 1944, France
Private First Class
15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division, Company O
Brother of Clinton Trent who also died during WWII. They were the sons of William Luther Trent and Laura B. Robinson.
The Kingsport News, 10 December 1948
Trent Brothers. A joint funeral for PFC Luther Trent and Private Clinton A. Trent, sons of Mrs. Laura Trent, Rogersville will be held at the Rogersville Baptist Church Sunday at 2 p.m. The bodies arrived at Bull´s Gap on Tuesday afternoon, and will remain at the home of their mother until Saturday. In addition to their mother, they are survived by three brothers; Charlie of South Carolina; Bob and Clyde of Rogersville, and five sisters; Mrs. Ellis Stapleton, Mrs. Verdie Trent, Mrs. Minnie Christian, Mrs. Betty Arnold and Mrs. Ruth Shoulders, all of Rogersville. Luther Trent is also survived by a son, Luther Bruce Trent.