Denvil Burgess was born on 8 December 1909 at Murphy, Cherokee County, North Carolina, to Zebedee Vance Burgess and Mary Ann Brannon. He married Cendie Davis in Blount County, TN on 7 November 1941.
He died non battle at Port Townsend, Jefferson, Washington due to an accident.


  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 8 December 1909
  • Date of death: 25 February 1944
  • County: Blount
  • Hometown: Alcoa
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 41st Armored Infantry
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Clarks Grove Cemetery, Maryville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VI, Bottom Panel
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