John Fred Compton  was born 25 March 1895, Ducktown, Tennessee
105th Engineer Regiment, 30th Division, AEF
He was killed by shell fire 28 September 1918 at the age of 22, and is buried plot B, row 30, grave 7, Somme American Cemetery, Bony, France.

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Date of birth:
  • 25 March 1895
  • Date of death: 28 September 1918
  • County: Hawkins
  • Hometown: Rogersville
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: Company A, 105th Engineer Regiment, 30th Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War I
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Somme American Cemetery, Bony, France
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar III, Bottom Panel
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