Stewart Robert Simerly was born at Roan Mountain, Tennessee on 4 February 1920, the son of Milton Simerly and Milton Simerly. Husband of Florence Potter.
Killed in Action 31 July 1944

117th Infantry Regiment, 30th Infantry Division, Company E

Pvt Simerly served in the European Theater in Normandy and Northern France. He was returned from La-Cambe-Isigny, France. Buried at Knoxville National Cemetery, B, 6082.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 4 February 1920
  • Date of death: 31 July 1944
  • County: Carter
  • Hometown: Shell Creek
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 117th Infantry Regiment, 30th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Normandy Campaign
  • Awards: Combat Infantrymans Badge, Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Top Panel
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