Killed in Action in Florence, Italy after only three weeks. He was 19.

Buried in Section D, Monte Vista Cemetery, Johnson City, TN.

“Clifford was the 5th of eleven children. He was killed in action in Florence, Italy. He had been there just 3 weeks. He was buried in Italy until after the end of the war. His body was then returned to his family. They met his coffin at the train station and had a family burial. His parents were Grover Cleveland (Hunter) Wishon and Bertha Mae Miller Wishon, who are now buried there.”
–Submitted by Lena Davis, his sister
  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 15 July 1925
  • Date of death: 3 October 1944
  • County: Washington
  • Hometown: Johnson City
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 362nd Infantry Regiment
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Monte Vista Cemetery, Johnson City, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIX, Bottom Panel
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