Charles “Charlie” Fitch was born in Meigs County, son of Samuel D. Fitch and Mary Caroline Crabtree. He served in Company L, 117th Regiment, 30th Division and was killed in action at the age of 27. He is listed under Monroe County in State records.


The picture is from the Chattanooga Sunday Times Memorial Supplement, May 25, 1919

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 2 March 1888
  • Date of death: 7 October 1918
  • County: Meigs
  • Hometown: Sweetwater
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: Company L, 117th Infantry Regiment, 30th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War I
  • Battles: Bellicourt, Poncho
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Mount Zion Cemetery, Ten Mile, Meigs County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar IV, Middle Panel
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