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Jon Whitcomb (1906 - 1988)

Jon Whitcomb (1906–1988) was an American illustrator. He was well known for his pictures of glamorous young women. He was born in Weatherford, Oklahoma and grew up in Manitowoc, Wisconsin. He ...

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Elvin Phyton Howton (1922 - 1976)

Wounded in action, World War II.

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Donald Seawell (1912 - d.)

Donald R. Seawell (born August 1, 1912) was born in Jonesboro, North Carolina. His father was Aaron A. F. Seawell, a Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court. He graduated from the University of N...

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Paul J. Bechtel (1926 - 2014)

Paul served in the United States Army 7th Infantry Division from January of 1945 to December of 1946. Read more: Paul J. Bechtel — Mount Vernon News

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Nancy Wake MP (1912 - 2011)

Nancy Grace Augusta Wake AC, GM (30 August 1912 – 7 August 2011) served as a British agent during the later part of World War II. She became a leading figure in the maquis groups of the French...

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Adolphus Staton (1879 - 1964)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Adolphus C. Staton, United States Navy, for distinguished condu...

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Jan Antonie Joubert (1919 - 1941)

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Vice Admiral Roscoe H. Hillenkoetter, Director of Central Intelligence (1897 - 1982)

Roscoe Henry Hillenkoetter (May 8, 1897 – June 18, 1982) was the third director of the post-World War II United States Central Intelligence Group (CIG), the third Director of Central Intellige...

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Douglas Abrahamson, b6c6 MP (b. - 1944)

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William Brantley Aycock (1915 - d.)

William Brantley Aycock (born October 24, 1915) is an American educator who served as chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill from 1957 until 1964 and is the retired Kenan Profe...

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John B. Swainson, Governor (1925 - 1994)

John Burley Swainson (July 31, 1925 – May 13, 1994) was a politician and jurist from the US state of Michigan, as well as the 42nd Governor of Michigan. Swainson was born in Windsor, Ontario...

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Wayne H. Page (1922 - 2001)

Wayne Harold Page (September 25, 1922 – March 26, 2001) was a Vermont military officer and business executive who served as Adjutant General of the Vermont National Guard. Wayne H. Page was ...

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Flight Lieutenant John Kenneth Haviland DFC (1921 - 2002)

John Kenneth Haviland DFC (19 January 1921 – 1 July 2002) was an American pilot who flew for the Royal Air Force during the Battle of Britain. He was one of 11 American pilots who flew with RA...

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Homer C. Overturf (1920 - 2014)

World War II Army Veteran

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Charley Winton (1919 - 1996)

"PFC" U.S. Army, World War II

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Mike Westmacott (1925 - 2012)

Michael Horatio Westmacott (12 April 1925 - 20 June 2012) was a prominent British mountaineer. Westmacott was a member of the 1953 British Mount Everest Expedition led by John Hunt. He was educated...

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<private> Lebendiger (1906 - 1988)

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Paul E. Smitheiser (1924 - 2010)

Paul served in the United States Army at Pearl Harbor during World War II.

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William Earl Todd (1927 - 1995)

TSGT, US AIR FORCE Served in WWII, Korea, and Vietnam.

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Harry Watson (1921 - 2001)

) Harry R. Watson (August 31, 1921 – June 8, 2001) was an American actor, a Coast Guard combat photographer in World War II, and a pioneer in television journalism. Performed supporting ro...

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John F. Wonderling (1927 - 2012)

John was a veteran of World War II and proudly served in the United States Navy for 20 years. He was a member of the Fleet Reserve and Ground Control Approach (GCA).

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Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. (1918 - 2014)

. Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. (November 30, 1918 – May 2, 2014) was a Golden Globe-winning American actor known for his starring roles in the television series 77 Sunset Strip and The F.B.I. He is al...

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Gilbert Lea (1912 - 2008)

Gilbert Lea (December 16, 1912 – May 4, 2008) was an American football player, advertising executive and publisher. Lea was born in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, and grew up in Wynnewood, Penns...

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Lamont Snow (deceased)

Lamont Snow was killed in action in Sicily, Italy during WWII.

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Noble B. Snow, Jr. (1920 - 2014)

Noble Snow faithfully served his country during World War II in the U.S. Army Medical Corps. He was with the 37th National Guard who were mobilized in October 1940. Later he was transferred to the 1st ...

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Budd Schulberg MP (1914 - 2009)

Budd Schulberg (March 27, 1914 – August 5, 2009) was an American screenwriter, television producer, novelist and sports writer. He was known for his 1941 novel, What Makes Sammy Run?, his 1947...

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James A. Lowe (1923 - 2010)

He was a member of the United States Navy and served from 1942-1945 in the Pacific Theatre during World War II.

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Aldo DiCamillo (1918 - 2011)

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Lt. Colonel Whitside "Whit" Miller (1907 - 1994)

In 1942, Miller was promoted to lieutenant colonel, he served as the Commanding Officer, 2d Battalion, 11th Armored Regiment, 10th Armored Division, one of Gen George S. Patton's spearhead units into...

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Pvt. Marion M. Rounds, Jr. (USMC) (1924 - 1945)

Marion M. Rounds, Jr. was born on May 23, 1924, at Iroquois, Beadle County, South Dakota, to Marion, Sr. and Mary Rounds. There were ten kids in the Rounds’ family: Alvin, Gordon, Wesley, Ella M...

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Harold Z. Brod (b. - 1986)

Army Captain in the European theater during World War II.

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Jacob "Jimmy" (Adolph) Mishkin (1918 - 1941)

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Hon. Robert L. Krechevsky (1922 - 2008)

KRECHEVSKY, Hon. Robert L. November 08, 2008 KRECHEVSKY, Hon. Robert L. The Honorable Robert L. Krechevsky, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge, 86, of West Hartford, beloved husband of Phyllis for 53 years, d...

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Chief Justice of Alaska Jay Andrew Rabinowitz MP (1927 - 2001)

Jay Andrew Rabinowitz (February 25, 1927 – June 16, 2001) was an American lawyer, jurist, and Chief Justice of the Alaska Supreme Court four non-consecutive terms (1972–1975, 1978–...

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Paul Eugene Estes (1916 - 2006)

Inscription: US ARMY Note: WORLD WAR II ---- Obituary Updated from Find A Grave Memorial by SmartCopy : Nov 3 2014, 8:14:57 UTC

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Twila Jeanne Hollis (1926 - 2014)

During World War II, she was employed at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton as a civil employee for the Federal Government. Read more: Twila Jeanne Fawcett Hollis — Mount Vernon News

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Gene Raymond (1908 - 1998)

Gene Raymond (August 13, 1908 – May 2, 1998) was an American film, television, and stage actor of the 1930s and 1940s. In addition to acting, Raymond was also a composer, writer, director, pro...

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Sir Robert Peel, 6th Baronet (1920 - 1942)

Sir Robert Peel, 6th Baronet, was killed in action aboard HMS Tenedos (H04) in Colombo Harbour, Ceylon (present-day Sri Lanka) in 1942.

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John Zolman (1919 - 2014)

John honorably served his country during World War II in the Army. He was a member of the Fredericktown Baptist Church, the Thrall Lodge 170 F. & A.M. in Fredericktown and the Ohio Operating Engineers....

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Seymour Herbert Silverbush (1916 - 2002)

From Paid Notice: Deaths SILVERBUSH, SEYMOUR HERBERT Published: December 31, 2002. The New York Times. SILVERBUSH-Seymour Herbert, on December 29, 2002. Born August 12, 1916, in NYC. Retired indepe...

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Hunter Galloway (1910 - d.)

From The Memory of All That: George Gershwin, Kay Swift, and My Family's Legacy ...  By Katharine Weber. Page 236 "My grandmother's 3rd husband called himself Hunter Galloway ... he had been b...

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Lt. Colonel Stanley Leonard Hookman (1924 - 2013)

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Delmar E. Frank (1926 - 2010)

Delmar was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII.

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Frederick Vernon Melcher, Junior (1916 - 2010)

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John Samways (1908 - 1941)

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Dwight Gaylord Perkins (1924 - 1997)

DWIGHT GAYLARD PERKINS: Burial: Aft. Jan 17, 1997, Mt. Vernon, Knox Co., Ohio Enlisted: Dec 31, 1942, Sgt. in the U.S.15th Air Force Military service: Bet. Jan 1943 - Aug 1944, Gunner in B-24 Liberat...

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Maj. Gen. David E. Watts MP (1928 - 2014)

  Tombstone Inscription: David Edward Watts Maj Gen U.S. ARMY World War II Korea Vietnam June 14, 1928 Feb 17, 2104 DSM LM BSM PH Quartermaster Hall of Fame: Major Genera...

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Robert F. Hollingsworth, Sr. (1922 - 1985)

World War ll Veteran, US Navy

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Abraham Perel (1910 - 1980)

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Joseph M. Lobo, Jr., D.D.S. (1912 - 1997)

Dr. Joseph M. Lobo of New Britain, a retired dentist, died Wednesday. He was 84. He was the grandfather of basketball player Rebecca Lobo Joseph M Lobo, New Britain, Connecticut Military Grave lo...

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Freda Cohen (1901 - 1980)

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unknown Kahn (deceased)

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Donna Louise Hunter (1922 - 2014)

Donna graduated from Galion High School in 1940 and from White Cross Hospital School of Nursing in Columbus, in 1944. At that time, both theaters of World War II were deeply involved and the government...

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Paul E. Doup (1921 - 2009)

World War II veteran--------------------Paul was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII.

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Josef Doppler (1910 - 1942)

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Keith Levy (b. - 1945)

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David Halberstam (1926 - d.)

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Edward Lewis Boeshart (1923 - 1986)

Edward Lewis Boeshart served in the U.S. Army during WWII.

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Gerald M. Hulse (1914 - 2007)

Gerald Hulse was a member of the Sparta United Methodist Church, the South Bloomfield Grange and the Chester Lodge #239 Free and Accepted Masons in Chesterville. Gerald served in the United States Army...

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John Howard (1913 - 1995)

) John Howard (April 14, 1913 – February 19, 1995) was an American actor noted for his work in both film and television. Early life Born John Richard Cox, Jr. in Cleveland, Ohio, he was a ...

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Phillips Holmes (1907 - 1942)

Phillips Holmes (July 22, 1907 – August 12, 1942) was an American film actor who appeared in 44 films between 1928 and 1938. Early life, education and career Born in Grand Rapids, Michigan...

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James Arness MP (1923 - 2011)

Nekrolog/Obituarie (Los Angeles Times): ----------------------- James Arness (born May 26, 1923) is an American actor, best known for portraying Marshal Matt Dillon on Gunsmoke for 20 years. His br...

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Raymond H. Cameron (deceased)

Raymond served in the army in Europe during WWII.

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Leslie Fenton (1902 - 1978)

Leslie Fenton (12 March 1902 – 25 March 1978) was an English-born American actor and film director. He appeared in 62 films between 1923 and 1945. Early life Fenton was born on 12 March 19...

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Captain Oliver Cecil Kisch (1916 - 1943)

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Dale Robertson (1923 - 2013)

.Dayle Lymoine Robertson (July 14, 1923 – February 27, 2013) was an American actor best known for his starring roles on television. He played the roving investigator Jim Hardie in the NBC/ABC ...

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Captain Roger Carol Michael Nathan, 2nd Baron Nathan MP (1922 - 2007)

Roger Carol Michael Nathan, 2nd Baron Nathan (5 December 1922 – 19 July 2007) was an English solicitor and hereditary peer. Family Nathan was the son of Harry Nathan and his wife Eleanor. Hi...

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Olive Borden (1906 - 1947)

Olive Borden (July 14, 1906 – October 1, 1947) was an American film and stage actress who began her career during the silent film era. Nicknamed "The Joy Girl", Borden was known for her jet-bl...

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Baron Professor Max Beloff of Wolvercote MP (1913 - 1999)

Max Beloff, Baron Beloff, FBA, FRHistS, FRSA (2 July 1913 – 22 March 1999) was a British historian and Conservative peer. From 1974 to 1979 he was principal of the University College of Buckingh...

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Second Lieutenant Charles Isaac Coburn (1884 - 1917)

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Bruce Cabot (1904 - 1972)

Bruce Cabot (April 20, 1904 – May 3, 1972) was an American film actor, best remembered as Jack Driscoll in King Kong (1933) and for his roles in films such as the sixth version of Last of the ...

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Earl Rinehart (1925 - 2000)

Served in WWII as a tail gunner on B-17's flying missions over Germany and occupied Europe with the 8th Air Force, 94th bombardment group.

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Lowell S. Lepley (1912 - 1991)

Lowell Lepley was in service in WWII with the 135th Military Police Company. He served in Italy as a military policeman during the following campaigns: Naples-Foggia, Rome-Arno, North Appennines.

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Russell Kerwin Rinehart (1919 - 1990)

Russell Rinehart enlisted in the Army Air Force at Ft. Thomas, Newport, Kentucky on January 6, 1941 (he did obtain his GED in the Air Force). After basic training, he was stationed in Panama for a peri...

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Dwight Edgar Rinehart (1911 - 1954)

On November 8, 1940, Dwight enlisted in the Army Air Corps at Fairfield Air Depot near Dayton, Ohio. During WWII, Dwight maintained aircraft, attaining the rank of Tech Sergeant by the end of the war...

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Garrett Floyde Ruark (1924 - 2010)

Garrett was a retired supervisor for More Drop Forge and U.S. Army Veteran of WWII where he received a Purple Heart for his valor. Sources "Garrett Floyde Ruark" Obituary Links "The Kings...

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Rev. David Horace White Burr (1921 - 2011)

From "Obituary" of The Reverend Dr. David H. Burr Apr 21, 1921 - Jul 10, 2011 Residence in Advance, NC: The Reverend Dr. David H. Burr died at his home Sunday, July 10, 2011. Dr. Burr was born in Del...

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Lieutenant John Stanley Parker MP (1890 - 1941)

Harvard graduate, successful businessman, volunteered for the British Navy in June of 1941: From: From Americans at War in Foreign Forces : Among the 22 Americans who initially joined the Royal N...

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Lt. Lawton Davis (b. - 1945)

Lt. Lawton Davis was killed during the Battle of the Bulge in 1945.

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Colonel Louis J. Van Schaick (1875 - 1945)

Louis Joseph Van Schaick (pronounced "Van Scoik") was an officer in the United States Army and a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in the Philippine-American War. Van Schaick attended West...

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Colonel John C. Welborn (1909 - 1995)

John C. Welborn attended West Point, rose to the rank of Colonel, and commanded the United States Army's 33rd Armored Regiment during World War II.

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Col. John Cornyn (1922 - 1989)

notes From Fun Facts about John Cornyn Excerpted and Adapted from The Dallas Morning News, October 20, 2002. "My father was a B–17 pilot who was shot down on his 26th mission. He spent fou...

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David Stuart Parker (1919 - 1990)

David Stuart Parker (March 22, 1919 - May 9, 1990) served as the Governor of the Panama Canal Zone from 1971 to 1975. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1940, a...

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Richard Bordeaux Parker (1923 - 2011)

Richard Bordeaux Parker (July 3, 1923, in the Fort Stotsenburg, Philippines - January 7, 2011, in Washington, D.C.) was a United States Foreign Service Officer and an expert on the Middle East. Par...

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Archibald Graham McIlwaine (1921 - 1943)

McIlwaine, Jr, Archibald Graham (Chip) (N.C. WWI), LT From Together We Serve Archibald Graham McIlwaine II, son of Archibald Graham McIlwaine Jr. and Caroline Read McIlwaine, was born on March 27, ...

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Louis Charles Hayward (1909 - 1985)

Louis Charles Hayward (19 March 1909 – 21 February 1985) was a British actor born in South Africa. Biography Born in Johannesburg, Louis Hayward lived in South Africa and was educated in F...

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Lt. Colonel Montgomery Cunningham Meigs (1919 - 1944)

Lieutenant Colonel Montgomery C. Meigs was given command of the 23rd Tank Battalion, 12th Armored Division four years after his graduation from West Point. His career is a record of intelligence an...

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Jacque Rollins Lingenfelter (1923 - 2007)

World War II Veteran

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Alexander B. Szabo (1924 - 2002)

In 1943 Alexander Szabo joined the U S Army and served during World War II with Battery B 17th Field Observation Battalion, participating in battles in Normandy, Northern France, the Rhineland and Cent...

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General Bruce Palmer, Jr. (1913 - 2000)

. Bruce Palmer, Jr., (April 13, 1913 – October 10, 2000) was a noted United States Army General and acting Chief of Staff of the United States Army from July to October 1972. Career Summary ...

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General Earle Wheeler (1908 - 1975)

Earle Gilmore "Bus" Wheeler (January 13, 1908 – December 18, 1975), was a United States Army general who served as Chief of Staff of the United States Army from 1962 to 1964 and then as Chairm...

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General John Dale Ryan (1915 - 1983)

General John Dale Ryan (December 10, 1915 – October 27, 1983) was the seventh Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force. As chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force, General Ryan served in a d...

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Edward A. Murphy, Jr. ("Murphy's law") (1918 - 1990)

. Edward Aloysius Murphy, Jr. (January 11, 1918 – July 17, 1990) was an American aerospace engineer who worked on safety-critical systems. He is best known for Murphy's law, which is said to s...

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Georges-Philéas Vanier, PC DSO MC CD (1888 - 1967)

Major-General Georges-Philéas Vanier served as Governor General of Canada from 1959-1967 (19th since Canadian Confederation). Vanier served in the Canadian Army during the First World War and lo...

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Calvin Aubrey Pence (1925 - 2014)

Calvin served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Read more: Calvin Aubrey Pence — Mount Vernon News

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Curtis L. Ogg (1918 - 1944)

OGG, Curtis Laurel, Sgt., a soldier in the US Army, died in action in "St. Low Battle?", on the 6th of July, 1944, (Miller & O'Bryan records say the same) Headestone adds: OHIO SGT 359 INF 90 DIV WORLD...

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Carroll D. Diehl (1921 - 2001)

Staff Sgt. with the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. Enlisted 11 Jun 1942.

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Clyde Ames Diehl (1920 - 2011)

Clyde was a 1938 graduate of Fredericktown High School before serving with the United States Naval Construction Battalion during World War II.

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William D. Senft (1922 - 2014)

William was a World War II Navy veteran. Read more: William D. Senft — Mount Vernon News

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John Thomas Sapp (1927 - 2007)

John Sapp enlisted in the US Navy in May 1945 when he was 17. He turned 18 while stationed in Singapore as part of the US forces helping China fight the communist just after WW2 ended.

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