A memorial to those who served in the 116th Infantry Regiment, "The Stonewall Brigade"
Monday, October 15, 2018
PFC Cassius Pembrook Parsons
courtesy of Ron Stewart
PFC Cassius Pembrook Parsons was born in November 1897 in Sussex County, Virginia to Everett Owen and Ada L (Rogers). For a time he lived with his namesake paternal grandfather who farmed. His father also farmed.
After entering the service, Cassius was assigned to E Company 116th Infantry. PFC Parsons was killed in action on 15 Oct 1918