Emmitt Lane Bolin was born on 24 January 1923, the son of Ado Dell Bolin and Gertie L. Evans. Husband of Mary Lemma Scarbrough.
Died 30 July 1944
Buried at Thomas Springs Cemetery, Crossville, TN

38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, Company K

Crossville Chronicle, November 16, 1944
Pvt. Emmit L. Bolins was inducted into the Army in January, 1943. He was sent overseas in May, 1944. He was killed in action in France on July 30, 1944. Emmit was born and reared in Cumberland County. Survivors are his wife, Mary Leruma Scarbrough Bolin; his father Dell Bolin, two sisters and two grandmothers. He is the son-in-law of Mr. and Mrs. W.C. Scarbrough

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 24 January 1923
  • Date of death: 30 July 1944
  • County: Cumberland
  • Hometown: Eastland
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Thomas Springs Cemetery, Crossville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Bottom Panel
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