Served with the 508th Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division. He was killed in Normandy on D-Day.
Died on June 6, 1944. He was returned from Blosville-Carentan, France.
Buried in Knoxville National Cemetery
Born on April 18, 1920
Parents: Claude Roberts and Emma J. Schuping Roberts
Siblings: Clarence W. Roberts, Mabel Mae Roberts, Paul Ernest Roberts, and Frances A. Roberts

  • Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Date of birth:
  • 18 April 1920
  • Date of death: 6 June 1944
  • County: Knox
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 508th Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Normandy Campaign
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Top Panel
  • Sponsored by: Laurent Bonis

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