Clarence Edison Bow was born on 20 May 1913 in Fentress County, Tennessee, the son of Arvil Demont and Bernetta Ellen Price Bow. Husband of Nell Ruth Baker.
He died on 25 May 1944 in Italy

Linary Cemetery, Cumberland Homesteads, Cumberland County, Tennessee, USA

180th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division

Crossville Chronicle, July 20, 1944
Pvt. Clarence Bow, age 29, son of Arvil Bow and Nettie Price Bow, now deceased, formerly of Fentress county, has been reported killed in action.
He is survived by three brothers, Leo Bow, Sequatcie Valley; Fred Bow, Muncie, Ind., and Dow C. Bow, who is now with the armed forced in England, and an only sister, Mrs. Willard Beaty, Cumberland Homesteads.
There are also four half-brothers, of which three are living, and a half-sister, Jarvis in Arkansas, Andrew and Elbert of Tompkinsville, Ky., Mrs. Minttie Tompkins of Byrdstown.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 20 May 1913
  • Date of death: 25 May 1944
  • County: Cumberland
  • Hometown: Crossville
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 180th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Linary Cemetery, Cumberland Homesteads, Cumberland County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Bottom Panel
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