Friday, July 15, 2016

PFC Percy Junior Hart

PFC Percy Junior Hart was born 6 May 1922 in Halifax County, Virginia to William Thomas and Maggie Lee (Crowder) Hart. The family farmed.

Percy was working in a local knitted goods factory when he was drafted in November 1942.  He was eventually sent to Europe and on 13 Jul 1944 was transferred from the replacement depot to E Company 116th Infantry.  PFC Hart was killed in action on 15 Jul 1944. 

PFC Hart is buried in the Normandy American Cemetery.

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