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PFC Hugh Edward Bryant
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1918
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1945, Germany

PFC US Army. Killed in action 03/28/1945 in Goupen, Germany. Husband of Ruth Bryant. Brother of Lucile Bryant Waters. Obituary in Spartanburg (SC)Herald-Journal, 05/12/1945 on page 1. Initially listed as MIA. Confirmed dead on V-E Day. He was born August 28, 1918 in Spartanburg County, SC. His Father was WILLIAM EDWARD BRYANT and PEARL ELIZABETH MASSEBEAU BRYANT, both buried in Liberty United Methodist Church Cemetery, Whitney, Spartanburg Co., SC.


His obituary appears in the Spartanburg Hearld Obituary August 21, 1948, on page 5.
PFC HUGH BRYANT. Funeral services with full military honors for PFC HUGH EDWARD BRYANT, who died March 28, 1945, in Germany, will be held Sunday at 4 p.m. PFC BRYANT was a member of Company F, 118th Div. He trained at Fort Jackson and served in Iceland, England, France and Germany. The son of the late WILLIAM EDWARD BRYANT and PEARL MASSEBEAU BRYANT, he survived by his wife, Mrs. RUTH McABEE BRYANT, one son, MICHAEL EDWARD BRYANT, 4 sisters, Mrs. ARTHUR WATERS, Mrs. DAVID DAVIS, and Mrs. RALPH McABEE, all of Spartanburg; and Mrs. B.J.DILLINGHAM of Stone Station; 3 brothers, AUGUSTUS COPELAND, ERNEST JESSE and WILLIAM MARION BRYANT, all of Spartanburg. The Revs. VERNON McABEE, ARTHUR T. LOWERY and CLAUDE CAMPBELL will conduct the services at the graveside in Oakwood Cemetery. The body will remain at the residence, 737 Saxon Avenue, until the hour of service. The J. F. Floyd Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Edward Bryant (1879 - 1921)
  Pearl Massebeau Bryant (1879 - 1956)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth McAbee Bryant (1919 - 1987)
 
 Siblings:
  Augustus Copeland Bryant (1904 - 1957)*
  Lucile Bryant Waters (1907 - 1991)*
  Ernest Jesse Bryant (1909 - 1976)*
  Genevia Bell Bryant Dillingham (1913 - 1982)*
  William Marion Bryant (1916 - 1969)*
  Hugh Edward Bryant (1918 - 1945)
  Madge Elizabeth Bryant McAbee (1920 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Spartanburg
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Record Hunter
Record added: Nov 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44068746
PFC Hugh Edward Bryant
Added by: Anna O'Quinn Richter
 
PFC Hugh Edward Bryant
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PFC Hugh Edward Bryant
Added by: Record Hunter
 
 
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Your sacrifice is not forgotten.
- Anna O'Quinn Richter
 Added: Nov. 21, 2012
Your Country Called for it's Soldiers to fight for Freedom, and you answered that call and gave the Ultimate Sacrifice. Thank You for fighting to keep us Free.
- Record Hunter
 Added: Nov. 8, 2009
 
 
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