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World War I - Gold Star Records

Clark, Columbus Lee

Birth Date: 16 March 1893          Birth Place: Loudon, Tennessee          Marital Status: Single

Parents: J. D. Clark and Sarah Jane Clark

Date & Place of Entering Service: 23 June 1916, Athens, Tennessee

Branch of Service: Military Police Corps          Regiment: 117th Infantry          Division: 30th

Rank: Private First Class          Training: Camp Sevier, Greenville, South Carolina

Battles: Mexican Border, 20 September 1916 to 7 March 1917; A. E. F., March 1918 to May 1919

Death: 29 May 1921, France

Propes, Grover Cleveland

Birth Date: 19 January 1895          Birth Place: Lenoir City, Loudon County, Tennessee 

Marital Status: Single          Occupation: Farming

Parents: Sam Propes and Elizabeth Adams Propes

Date & Place of Entering Service: 23 June 1917, Lenoir City, Tennessee

Branch of Service: Infantry          Company: L          Regiment: 117th          Division: 30th

Rank: Private          Training: Camp Sevier, Greenville, South Carolina

Date of Sailing: 11 May 1918          Date of Arrival in Europe: 23 May 1918

Battles: Bellicourt, Poncho, Somme Offensive, Ypres-Lys Defensive Sector

Death: 6 October 1918, Porcheaux, France          Cause of Death: Killed in Action

Burial: 1 April 1921, Martel, Tennessee 

Source: "Tennessee World War I Gold Star Records," Tennessee State Library and Archives, 1918-1924, online database (http://teva.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm : accessed 9 March 2019).


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