Lorenzo Dow Suggs, Jr.



YMCA Council; Horticulture Club 2,3,4; Sports: Track 2; Boxing 2,3,4; Cross Country 1,3;, One of Hornet's Proteges

Loris, South Carolina

He was survived by his wife, Nettie Bourne Suggs and sons: L. D. Suggs III and Robert Michael Suggs.

Army, First Lieutenant

Company E, 358th Infantry Regiment, 90th Infantry Division

Purple Heart

Apr 29, 1912

Jan 13, 1945

Died of Wounds, Killed in the Battle of the Bulge.

Patterson Cemetery, Loris, SC


Additional Information

According to his son Robert M. Suggs, he served as a prison commander before being sent to lead troops in the Battle of the Bulge.

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Extra Documents

The End of The Bulge – Vignette written by Kelly Durham for The Echo