William Clarence Lambert was the son of Walter Clark Lambert and Willena “Lena” Lyle. He was married to Etta Pauline McCarroll. He was a member of the Central Baptist Church of Bearden, attended Farragut High School and was employed with Sanford-Day Iron Co. He enlisted in the Army on September 9, 1943.


  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 21 January 1915
  • Date of death: 17 September 1944
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Knoxville
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 339th Infantry Regiment, 85th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Highland Memorial Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Bottom Panel
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