A memorial to those who served in the 116th Infantry Regiment, "The Stonewall Brigade"
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
PFC Donavon Nemo Belford
Donavon Nemo "Jigs" Belford, b. 27 Sep 1924 - d. 12 Jul 1944. Son of
Nemo Cloyd and Flora (Wilke) Belford, "Jigs" was born in Minneapolis,
Minnesota. The youngest of his parents' five children he was the only one to
die in service. PFC Belford was assigned to I Company 116th Infantry
and is buried in Fort Snelling National Cemetery.