Thursday, June 30, 2016

PFC Fred Bryant

PFC Fred Bryant was born 6 Jul 1920 in Fayette County, Kentucky to Arthur B. and Amanda (Hoskins) Bryant.  The family farmed.  In 1940, Fred was working as a carpenter as was his father. Together, they made $670 in 1939.

After entering the service and attending training, Fred was sent overseas.  On 19 Jun 1944 he was transferred from the replacement depot to G Company 116th Infantry.  On 30 Jun 1944 PFC Bryant was killed in action.

PFC Bryant was repatriated and now rests forever in Hillcrest Memorial Park in Lexington, Kentucky.

No comments:

Post a Comment