|Death: ||Jul. 2, 1945|
Criminal. He was the father of 1950s Civil Rights martyr Emmett Till.
While serving in the United States Army in Italy during World War II, he was tried, convicted and executed for the rape of two women and the murder of another.
His wife, Mamie, learned about the circumstances of her husband's execution only after her son was murdered and the killers were on the eve of being tried.
Louis Till is interred in a section of the cemetery set aside for servicemen who were executed for crimes of murder and rape.
Mamie Carthan Till Mobley (1921 - 2003)
Emmett Louis Till (1941 - 1955)*
Oise-Aisne American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement de l'Aisne
Plot: Plot E, Row 4, Grave 73.
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Aug 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55821142
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