Kenneth Calvin Hargis was born in Friendsville, Tennessee, the son of David Hargis and Margret Anna Stephens. He died in Papua, New Guinea.

The Knoxville Journal, January 20, 1945
Memorial services for Pvt. Kenneth Calvin Hargis will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Union Grove Methodist Church.
Private Hargis was killed June 18, 1944 in New Guinea. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Dave Hargis, Friendsville.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 11 September 1924
  • Date of death: 18 June 1944
  • County: Blount
  • Hometown: Friendsville
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 367th Harbor Craft Company
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Union Grove Cemetery, Friendsville, Blount County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VI, Top Panel
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