A memorial to those who served in the 116th Infantry Regiment, "The Stonewall Brigade"
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
PVT John Carnesi
PVT John Carnesi was born on 8 May 1891 in Mitaliso, Italy to Frank and Barbara Carnesi. The family immigrated in 1907. In 1910, John and 2 of his siblings were supporting the family.
John was assigned to the 6th Recruit Command at Camp (now Fort) McClellan, Alabama 9 May 1918 to 22 May 1918. He was then assigned to M Company 116th Infantry. PVT Carnesi was killed in action on 12 Oct 1918.