A memorial to those who served in the 116th Infantry Regiment, "The Stonewall Brigade"
Friday, November 25, 2016
PFC James Wythe Brummett
PFC James Wythe Brummett was born 14 Aug 1923 in Wise County, Virginia to Samuel and Bertha (Johnson) Brummett. His father worked in a coal mine.
When he was drafted in April 1943, James as working as a miner in Logan County, West Virginia. Sent overseas he was assigned to M Company 116th Infantry on 28 Aug 1944. On 1 Nov 1944 he was promoted to PFC. He was killed in action on 25 Nov 1944.