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World War II - American

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  • Lt. Aloysius Herman Schmitt, Chaplin (1904 - 1941)
    This was a real hero. Aloysius Herman Schmitt, Father Al, was one of 8 children of Henry Schmitt and Mary Kuenen, born 4 December 1904 in St Lucas IA. Several memorials to father Al are in the Dubuque ...
  • Melvin Purvis (1903 - 1960)
    Melvin Horace Purvis, Jr. (October 24, 1903 – February 29, 1960) was an American law enforcement official and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agent. He was given the nickname "Little Mel...
  • David Lee Meadows (1922 - 2000)
    Updated from FamilySearch Family Tree by SmartCopy : May 29 2015, 18:30:13 UTC
  • Peter Francis Daley, Sr. (1920 - 2004)
  • James Martin Wyant (1926 - 1991)
    Served in the Marine Corps during World War II and Korea.

World War ll - American


Many of our family members, from around the world, had served in this massive campaign. Whether they had served in Europe, Africa, Asia or the Pacific, they are all a part of history. The purpose of this group is to bring them all together in one place.

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  • Fields of Honor - Database - In this database, personal memorial pages can be found for the large majority of the about 24,000 American soldiers who are buried or listed at the Walls of the Missing at the overseas American War Cemeteries Ardennes, Henri-Chapelle, and Margraten. The database is a tribute to those who sacrificed their own lives for the freedom of others during World War II.