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Columbarium marker for Forrest C. Simmons and spouse at Court 5, Section U Column 10, Niche: 3 in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington (Arlington county), Virginia.

Forrest enlisted in the Army at Fort Hayes, Columbus, OH on 17 June 1942.

The July edition of the Devils Digest announced that Forrest was one of the en who departed for various school assignments.

The Company H Morning report for 2 August 1943 stated he was transferred from Detached Service at The Citadel, Charleston, SC to the ASTP (Army Specialized Training Program) Unit at the School of Engineering, Newark, NJ. 

He did not return to the regiment.

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