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.

PFC Brummett is buried in the Netherlands American Cemetery.

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