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  • Cpl. James Leroy Vest (1924 - 2005)
    James L. Vest, son of Robert and Annie Marcussen Vest, a Corporal in the United States Army during WWII attached to a construction battalion, was in the Second Wave during the invasion of Okinawa, kn...
  • Davis Aydelotte Robertson, Jr. (1919 - 1989)
    1st. Lt., USA. Entered service 2/2/1941, Ft. Meade, MD; England. Attended Maury High School, Presbyterian. Son of Mr. and Mrs. D.A. Robertson, 1064 Norview Ave., Norfolk, VA. Husband of Mrs. Catherin...
  • Joseph Edward Gallo (1919 - 2007)
    Joseph Edward Gallo September 11, 1919 - February 17, 2007 Joseph Edward Gallo, prominent Merced County rancher, dairyman and cheese producer, died February 17, 2007 at his home in Livingston. He had b...
  • Robert A. "Bob" Hoover (1922 - 2016)
    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Robert Anderson "Bob" Hoover (January 24, 1922 – October 25, 2016) was an air show pilot, United States Air Force test pilot, and USAF fighter pilot. Known as th...

Americans in World War II

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.


  • 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.
  • Official World War II Website