|courtesy of Rodney A. Arnold|
John entered the army in Jan 1942. He may have been assigned to several other units before and after being sent to Europe. He was already a T4 when he was transferred from the replacement depot to I Company 116th Infantry on 3 Sep 1944. T4 Lee was killed in action on 7 Sep 1944.
T4 Lee was repatriated in 1948 and re-interred in the Midway Cemetery in Meadville, Mississippi.
Older brother, Elonzo Morrell Lee, served as a SGT in the Army during the war and younger brother, Leroy Lee, also served in the Army during the war, attaining the rank of T4.