Unit: Troop C, 36th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, 11th Cavalry Group (Mecz)
Entered service: 24-Oct-1942
Enlisted: Camp Forrest, Tennessee
Enlisted by: Army of the United States – includes the following: Voluntary enlistments effective December 8, 1941 and thereafter; One year enlistments of National Guardsman whose State enlistment expires while in the Federal Service; Officers appointed in the Army of the United States under Army Regulations 605-10
Date of birth: 9-Jul-1924
Hometown: Mississippi County, Arkansas
Marital status: Single, without dependents. Parents: Lewis Cass Stinson and Eva Josephine [Holton] Stinson
Campaign: World War II
Incident date: 30-Dec-1944
Date of casualty: 7-Jan-1945
Age at death: 20
Cause of death: Died of wounds received in action. Wounded on 30-Dec-1944.
Originally buried in the United States Military Cemetery, Margraten, Holland. Repatriated April 1949.
Place of interment: Bassett Cemetery, Bassett, Arkansas, USA