Tech 5 Clyde Forrester was Killed in Action.
Buried Bethel Cemetery, Kingston, Roane Co, TN


died March 16, 1945, Luxemburg, Germany, while serving with Gen. Patton’s Third Army: age 26 years at time of death.  Remains will be taken to the home of his father and stepmother, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Forrester, Kingston. Other survivors: son, Billy, Rockwood; brother Walter Forrester, Sweetwater. Funeral will be held from the Four Square Gospel Church Thursday 3:30 p.m. Rev. Miss Broady officiating. Interment Kingston Cemetery. Kingston Post 110, American Legion will serve as pallbearers and render military honors at the grave. Kyker, Harriman, in charge.

  • Rank: Technician 5th Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 22 February 1919
  • Date of death: 16 March 1945
  • County: Roane
  • Hometown: Kingston
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 302nd Infantry Regiment, 94th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Germany
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Bethel Cemetery, Kingston, Roane County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XVII, Top Panel
  • Sponsored by: Katherine Hembree, Great Granddaughter

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