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Americans in World War II

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  • John Harding Wooddell, WW II Veteran (1921 - 1999)
    Pfc US Army World War II. Silver Star, Purple Heart Pfc John Harding Wooddell BIRTH 5 Jun 1921 DEATH 13 Jan 1999 (aged 77) BURIAL Thornrose Cemetery Staunton, Staunton City, Virginia, USA PLOT sec 1...
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  • Henry Critchfield, WW II Veteran (1924 - 1978)
    CPL Henry Critchfield BIRTH 1 Feb 1924 West Virginia, USA DEATH 23 Feb 1978 (aged 54) Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA BURIAL Crown Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum Twinsburg, Summit County, Ohio Inscript...
  • George Baker (1915 - 1975)
    Find a Grave Birth: May 22, 1915 Death: May 7, 1975 Cartoonist. Creator of the comic strip "The Sad Sack." A Walt Disney animator, he came up with the idea of a dimwitted soldier while serving ...
  • Paul Radetsky (1926 - 1995)
    Paul Radetsky of Arvada, a physician, died Nov. 13 at St. Anthony Hospital Central. He was 69. A graveside service was Nov. 15 at Rose Hill Cemetery. He was born Feb. 26, 1926, in Denver. On March 7, 1...

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.

Sources:

  • 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