Richard R.L. Chambers was born on 1 February 1910 to James Ledford Chambers and Minnesota “Minnie” Sexton. His brother Private Vernon Chambers served in Northern Italy with a medical detachment of the 361st Regiment, 91st Division.
He died 1 January 1945
Buried in Knoxville National Cemetery, B, 6438

60th Armored Infantry Battalion, 9th Armored Division, Company B

Pvt Chambers was initially buried at Champigneul, Chalons-sur-Marne, France.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 1 February 1910
  • Date of death: 1 January 1945
  • County: Scott
  • Hometown: Oneida
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 60th Armored Infantry Battalion, 9th Armored Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XVII, Middle Panel
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