Pvt. Luther Sutton

 

Knoxville National Cemetery

 

 

PVT Luther Sutton
ID: 34499512
Branch of Service: U.S. Army
Hometown: Monroe County, TN
Status: KIA

 

Funeral Services for Pvt. Luther Sutton were held Monday morning in the Presbyterian Church in Madisonville.  He was killed on D-Day, June 6, 1944, in action in
France.  He was in the service of his country for 16 months.  The service was conducted by the pastor, Rev. T.W. Buchanan, and Rev. Chester Millsaps of Loudon.  He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Nettie Sutton, his parents, Mr. and Mrs. R.L. Sutton; nine sisters, Mrs. Helen Sneed, Mrs. Jeff Lovingood, Mrs. G.H. Myers, Mrs. Mack Belcher, Mrs. Mack Rogers, Mrs. John Watson, Mrs. Osbin Atkins, Misses Marie and Janet Sutton; three brothers, Hoyt, Charles and Hubert.  The body was laid to rest in the Soldier’s cemetery Knoxville.  Our sympathy goes out to the bereaved ones.

 

Luther B. Sutton


BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Vonore, TN

HONORED BY
Ms. Patricia Williams Plant, Niece
ACTIVITY DURING WWII
KILLED ON D-DAY IN NORMANDY.

 

U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946

Name:

Luther Sutton

Birth Year:

1915

Race:

White, Citizen (White)

Nativity State or Country:

Tennessee

State of Residence:

Tennessee

County or City:

Monroe

 

 

Enlistment Date:

12 Dec 1942

Enlistment State:

Georgia

Enlistment City:

Fort Oglethorpe

Branch:

Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA

Branch Code:

Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA

Grade:

Private

Grade Code:

Private

Term of Enlistment:

Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law

Component:

Selectees (Enlisted Men)

Source:

Civil Life

 

 

Education:

Grammar school

Civil Occupation:

General farmers

Marital Status:

Single, with dependents

Height:

70

Weight:

152

 

Researcher and Designer

Joy Locke & Joe Irons