Elsic Lawson was born 4 August 1897, Scott County, Tennessee to John Lawson and Cynthia Jeffers.
Pvt Lawson died 1 January 1919 at the Base Hospital at Spartanburg, Camp Wadsworth, South Carolina of Broncho Pneumonia. He is buried at Lawson Cemetery, Scott County, Tennessee.



  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 4 August 1897
  • Date of death: 1 January 1919
  • County: Scott
  • Hometown: Norcross
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: Company E, 62nd Pioneer Infantry
  • Conflict: World War I
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Lawson Cemetery, Cordell, Scott County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar V, Top Panel
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