|courtesy of C. Giano|
Home was drafted in September 1943. After his basic military training PVT Potts was sent to the European theater and transferred from the replacement depot to I Company 116th Infantry on 16 Jul 1944. He was promoted to PFC on 14 Aug 1944. PFC Potts was killed in action on 30 Aug 1944 as the unit attacked Brest, France.
PFC Potts rests forever in the Brittany American Cemetery.