Armistice Day Memorial to Soldiers from Berrien County, GA Killed During WWI » Thomas Jefferson Sirmons ~ WWI ~ Berrien County, GA

PRIVATE THOMAS JEFFERSON SIRMONS

PRIVATE THOMAS JEFFERSON SIRMONS
Nashville, Ga.

PRIVATE THOMAS JEFFERSON SIRMONS
Nashville, Ga.

Private Sirmons entered service July 16, 1918. Was attached to Second Unit, Coast Artillery Corps, September Automatic Replacement Draft, Ft. Screven, Ga. Embarked for over-seas the latter part of September, sailing on the ill-fated transport “Otranto,” which was sunk off the Scottish Coast in a collision October 6, 1918. Private Sirmons was one of the soldiers drowned.

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