A memorial to those who served in the 116th Infantry Regiment, "The Stonewall Brigade"
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
PFC Percy Wesley Foster
PFC Percy Wesley Foster was born in Lingo, New Mexico on 7 Sep 1920 to James William and Annie Lorene (Mask) Foster. His father supported the family by farming and he had an income in 1939 of $900. In 1940 Percy was going to school and working as a janitor.
When Percy volunteered in May 1942 he was an actor with 3 years of college. After training he was assigned to Cannon Company 116th Infantry. His name does not appear in the morning report. He died 14 Sep 1944.