Harold Stephen Knight enlisted in the Army in May 1943. He was killed in action in France while serving with an anti-aircraft division in the Allied invasion of Normandy during World War II.
Submitted by Virginia Knight Nelson

462nd Anti Aircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion, Battery B

Buried at Buttram Cemetery, Dayton, TN

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 13 December 1923
  • Date of death: 28 July 1944
  • County: Rhea
  • Hometown: Dayton
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 462nd Anti Aircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Normandy Campaign
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Buttram Cemetery, Dayton, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XVI, Top Panel
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