Mitchel Sexton was born in Cordell, Scott County, Tennessee.  He was the son of Robert Sexton and Florinda Newport. He died on 21 October 1918 of appendicitis at Fort Oglethorpe in Georgia.
His parents are buried at Rob Sexton Cemetery in Scott County, Tennessee


  • Rank: Corporal
  • Date of birth:
  • 8 April 1888
  • Date of death: 21 October 1918
  • County: Scott
  • Hometown: Cordell
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 2nd Infantry War Prison Barracks
  • Conflict: World War I
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar V, Top Panel
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