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John Martin MP (1922 - 2005)

John William Martin was born on May 12, 1922, and died on January 25, 2005, after battling with the complications of several strokes. John was born in Columbus, Ohio, the eldest son of William McCarthy...

1/22/2018 2/11/2018

Harry F. Welsh MP (1918 - 1995)

Served with the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division He served with the 506th from their inception at Camp Toccoa, GA, and into D-Day, during the assault on Carentan, he was also ...

1/29/2018 2/8/2018

Sgt. Charles E. Grant MP (1922 - 1984)

Sgt. Grant served with the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, "Easy" Company, during D-Day, Operation Market-Garden, The Battle of the Bulge, the Liberation of Hageneu, and the...

1/28/2018 2/8/2018

Roderick G. Bain MP (1922 - 2014)

Long-time Alaskan Roderick G. Bain, 91, died peacefully at home in Anchorage on February 5, 2014. Mr. Bain was born May 13, 1922, in Portland, Oregon to Roderick M. and Sophie Bain. He was raised in Lo...

2/4/2018 2/7/2018

George R. Pfann MP (1902 - 1996)

Never beaten, never tied. Such was the varsity record of Cornell quarterback George Pfann, in 1921, 1922, and 1923. An ideal combination of brains and brawn, the 5-9, 172-pound Pfann gave coach Gil Dob...

12/19/2013 2/6/2018

Edward Thomas Williams (1901–1973) was a Lieutenant General in the United States Army. He gained prominence as chief of artillery for the Third United States Army in Europe during World War II, comma...

2/4/2018 2/4/2018

Halley Grey Maddox entered the world on 29 January 1899 at McHenry, Kentucky. A son of Mr. and Mrs. Claude Maddox of Central City, he grew up in the heart of the blue grass country—a circumstance that ...

2/4/2018 2/4/2018

Major General Hugh Joseph Gaffey (November 18, 1895 – June 16, 1946) was a senior United States Army officer. He was a career officer who served in both World War I and World War II. Early life a...

2/4/2018 2/4/2018

W. Dale Ramsey MP (1924 - 2017)

Dale proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army during World War II, where he was the recipient of the Bronze Star. He was a member of the Rail Splitters 84th Infantry Division an...

1/30/2018 1/30/2018

Sidney Val Smith MP (1922 - 2005)

Sid was born the middle son of Arthur Lee Smith of Blanco and Siddie Landrum of Lampasas. He graduated Bryan High School and Texas A & M University. He served his country in WWII as a Captain in the ...

1/4/2018 1/4/2018

Victor Spivey MP (1922 - 2015)

Victor Spivey Birth 23 Apr 1922 Death 2 Jul 2015 Burial Grove Hill Cemetery Darlington, Darlington County, South Carolina, USA Plot Sec. F-81 Memorial ID 148624689 DARLINGTON – Victor Spivey, age 93,...

1/2/2018 1/2/2018

James B. ‘Jack' Davidson U.S. Army during World War II, 35th Infantry Division, fighting with Patton's Third Army, Battle of the Bulge, and Battle of St. Lo, France. Purple Heart award as a result ...

12/13/2017 12/29/2017

Richard W. Henry MP (1916 - 1999)

Richard W. Henry, 83, of Strasburg, died Monday morning at Calvary Fellowship Homes following an extended illness. Henry was an experimental machinist at Armstrong World Industries Inc. for 40 year...

12/6/2017 12/6/2017

Col. John Stephen Mace, (USA) MP (1920 - 2016)


COL John Stephen “JS” Mace Birth 13 Jan 1920 South Carolina, USA Death 10 Dec 2016 Kirkland, King County, Washington, USA Burial Arlington National Cemetery Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA...

11/25/2017 11/25/2017

Daniel Bursk "Dan" Strickler (May 17, 1897 – June 29, 1992) was the 19th Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania from 1947 to 1950, under Governor James Duff. He was also a career officer in the United S...

11/20/2017 11/20/2017

Albert Edward Abell MP (1918 - 1996)

Military service: World War II (1941-1945) Enlisted in U.S. Army at Fort Jackson, S.C. on November 24, 1942. Served in the ETO (European Theater of Operations) and was taken prisoner (POW) during the...

11/5/2017 11/5/2017

Walter Admiral Bromley MP (1923 - 2016)

Walter Admiral Bromley was born and raised in Tacoma, Washington on June 26, 1923. His mothers name was Ruby Pearl Middlecoff and his fathers name was Walter David Bromley SR. He had two brothers, Ji...

9/11/2017 9/11/2017

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...

8/10/2014 7/22/2017

Coradon G. Lynde MP (1923 - 1944)


War casualty, WWII

4/21/2012 7/13/2017

John E. Johnson MP (1914 - 1944)


7/11/2017 7/11/2017

Alexander Burton Winesett MP (1922 - 2014)

U S Army WW 2, Battle of Bulge, as part of Patton's 3rd Army, awarded Bronze Star.

6/15/2017 6/15/2017

Glenn R. Johnson MP (1918 - 2013)

Glenn was a proud veteran of WWII. He was inducted into the Army in July of 1941 and did not return home until July 14, 1945. He served as a Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic with the 65th Armored Field Artille...

4/3/2017 4/3/2017

Colonel Lanier Dunn Buford MP (1916 - 2001)

Colonel Buford was an Eagle Scout with the All Eagle Patrol of Troop 5 in Richmond, Virginia and a graduate of Virginia Military Institute (Class of 1938). He served his country in World War II with ...

3/23/2017 3/23/2017

George W. Hannan MP (1924 - 2013)

George was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II serving in Europe during the "Battle of the Bulge."

1/4/2017 1/4/2017

Jefferson Long MP (1925 - 1945)


10/22/2016 10/22/2016

Walter Bedell "Beetle" Smith (5 October 1895 – 9 August 1961) was a senior United States Army general who served as General Dwight D. Eisenhower's chief of staff at Allied Forces Headquarters durin...

11/24/2012 10/17/2016

John Hancel Tucker MP (1917 - 1979)

"Bud Tucker"

Served in WWII. Battle Of The BulgeManaged Georgia Mat Company (Textile Manufacturing)* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Aug 5 2016, 15:01:01 UTC

8/5/2016 8/5/2016

Robert Coldwell Wood (September 16, 1923 – April 1, 2005) was an American political scientist, academic and government administrator, and professor of political science at MIT. From 1965 to 1969, Woo...

7/11/2016 7/11/2016

Warren Patrick Springer MP (1915 - 2008)

Warren Springer, 93, C/371. He joined the 99th as a first lieutenant at Camp Maxey TX. Serial number O1173092. He went with C/371 to England, crossed over to LeHavre and went into combat in Belgium in ...

10/10/2010 5/31/2016

Henry Joseph Mason MP (1925 - 1944)

Birth: Jun. 6, 1925 Death: Nov. 12, 1944 Family links: Parents: Lyman Elbert Mason (1884 - 1953) Maude Elizabeth Miller Mason (1886 - 1953) Siblings: Claude Wilbert Mason (1905 - 1942)*...

11/2/2014 5/27/2016

Arlo Randolph Peterson MP (1919 - 2006)

Arlo R. "Pete" Peterson, age 86, passed away peacefully on Monday, Oct. 30, 2006. He was born in Balfour, ND, son of Linus and Tilda, nee Thompson Peterson; beloved husband of Teresa, nee Curran for 62...

2/7/2016 2/7/2016

Walter Jack Stipe MP (1923 - 2008)

He was an Army veteran of World War II and the recipient of the Purple Heart during the Battle of the Bulge.[ ]

11/14/2015 2/4/2016

Clarence A. Burch MP (1925 - 2009)

Clarence served with the United States Army in Europe during World War Two and participated in the Battle of the Bulge.

4/10/2014 2/3/2016

Edward J. Flaherty, Sr. MP (1922 - 2012)

Edward J. Flaherty Sr., 89, died on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012, after a brief illness. Edward was born on Sept. 7, 1922, the oldest son of Michael J. and Margaret (Wade) Flaherty. He graduated from Deering...

1/27/2016 1/27/2016

William O. Wooldridge (August 12, 1922 – March 5, 2012) a much decorated career enlisted man in the United States Army, was the first Sergeant Major of the Army.

7/4/2015 1/13/2016

Major General John Millikin MP (1888 - 1970)

John Millikin (January 7, 1888 – November 06, 1970) was the United States Army Major General who commanded the III Corps' counterattack toward Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II.

1/9/2016 1/9/2016

General Sir John Whiteley GBE KCB MC MP (1896 - 1970)

"Jock Whiteley"

) General Sir John Francis Martin Whiteley GBE KCB MC (7 June 1896 – 20 May 1970) was Deputy Chief of the Imperial General Staff. A career British Army officer, Whiteley was commissioned in 1915 into...

12/19/2015 12/19/2015

Major General Sir Kenneth William Dobson Strong KBE, CB (9 September 1900 – 11 January 1982) was a senior officer of the British Army who served in the Second World War, rising to become Director Gen...

12/19/2015 12/19/2015

Col. John J. MacFarland MP (1907 - 1969)

Col. John MacFarland, was a West Point graduate who fought in the Battle of the Bulge during World War II.

12/16/2015 12/16/2015

Sgt. John E. Graver MP (1923 - 1945)

Died in Stalag 4-G in Germany. Taken prisoner at Battle of Bulge. Additional cenotaph in Greenwood Cemetery, Michigan City, Indiana

1/3/2015 10/3/2015

John Joseph Sullivan MP (1921 - 2001)

John J. Sullivan, 80, formerly of West Thames Street, Norwich, a retired City and State government administrator, died Friday, (October 19, 2001) at Hillcrest Healthcare Center. Sullivan retired in 199...

8/23/2015 8/23/2015

James Earl Rudder (May 6, 1910 – March 23, 1970) was the United States Army major general who as a lieutenant colonel was the commander of the historic Pointe du Hoc battle which was part of the Inva...

8/15/2015 8/15/2015

George Blake Eldridge MP (1917 - 2010)

George Blake Eldridge LEVITTOWN, PA - George Blake Eldridge, 92, died peacefully on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2010, at his home in Levittown, PA. George was born in Lawrenceville, NJ, the son of Clinton W. El...

7/30/2015 7/30/2015

Edmund Graves Brown MP (1921 - 2008)

Edmund Graves Brown, Jr. (March 28, 1921 – May 11, 2008) was an American newspaper executive and a prominent member of the Ewing newspaper family of Louisiana. In 1952, after the deaths of two Ewing ...

7/26/2015 7/26/2015

Robert Balliett Meese MP (1922 - 2015)


In January of 1943 Bob requested active duty with the U.S. Army and served in field artillery using triangulation to locate enemy artillery. Bob’s five Battle Stars were earned at battles and campaigns...

7/6/2015 7/6/2015

Benjamin Vernon Gainer MP (1923 - 2007)

Benjamin V. Gainer Benjamin V. Gainer, 84, of Mount Joy passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 16, 2007 at Hospice of Lancaster County, surrounded by his family. His late wife, Erma Sigman Gainer...

6/2/2015 6/2/2015

William McGeoch Stillman MP (1915 - 2002)

William McGeoch Stillman Born: 13 May 1915 Place: Argyle, NY Died: 23 Jun 2002 Place: Clinton, NY Married: Helen Zacaroli Born: circa 1917 Place: Lived: 2002 Place: Clinton, NY Date Married: 8 May 1948...

5/3/2015 5/4/2015

Chevalier Lieutenant General William Wilson "Buffalo Bill" Quinn (November 1, 1907 - September 11, 2001) was a G2 Intelligence Officer in WWII. Born in Crisfield, Somerset, Maryland and a 1933 gradua...

5/22/2009 5/3/2015

Gen. Willard Ames "Hunk" Holbrook, Jr. MP (1898 - 1986)


. Willard Ames Holbrook, Jr. was a Brigadier General in the United States Army. Biography Holbrook was born on May 31, 1898 at Fort Grant. His father, Willard, Sr.; uncle, Lucius; and grandfater,...

6/17/2011 4/4/2015

Lieutenant Colonel Lynn Davis Compton MP (1921 - 2012)

"Buck Compton"

Lynn Davis "Buck" Compton (December 31, 1921 – February 25, 2012) was a California Court of Appeals judge who served as the lead prosecutor in Sirhan Sirhan's trial for the assassination of Robert F....

3/22/2015 3/22/2015

Jack Knott MP (1907 - 1981)

John Henry Knott (March 2, 1907 – October 13, 1981) born in Dallas, Texas was a pitcher for the St. Louis Browns (1933–38), Chicago White Sox (1938–40) and Philadelphia Athletics (1941–42 and 1946). ...

3/22/2015 3/22/2015

General Creighton W. Abrams MP (1914 - 1974)

Creighton Williams Abrams Jr. (September 15, 1914 – September 4, 1974) was a general in the United States Army who commanded military operations in the Vietnam War from 1968–72 which saw U.S. troop s...

3/10/2012 3/21/2015

James M. Collins MP (1916 - 1989)

James Mitchell Collins, known as Jim Collins (April 29, 1916–July 21, 1989), was a Republican who represented the Third Congressional District of Texas from 1968-1983. The district was based at the t...

3/21/2015 3/21/2015

Earl Dilley worked for NASA and the Naval Ordinance Laboratory. He participated in the Apollo Moon Landing missions. He was an inventor, with several of his inventions still sitting on the moon. He s...

4/30/2014 1/21/2015

Siegfried von Waldenburg (30 December 1898 – 27 March 1973) was a highly decorated Generalmajor in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. ...

12/22/2008 12/3/2014

Harald Freiherr von Elverfeldt[a] (6 February 1900 – 6 March 1945) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded the 9 Panzer Division. He was also a recip...

12/3/2014 12/3/2014

Major General Sir Allan Henry Shafto Adair, 6th Baronet, GCVO, CB, DSO, MC & Bar, JP, DL (3 November 1897—4 August 1988) was a British Army general who served in both World Wars; as a company command...

9/7/2012 12/3/2014

Horace Logan McBride (June 29, 1894 – November 14, 1962) was a US Army General during World War II. He commanded American forces in the Ardennes (Battle of the Bulge), the Rhineland, and Central Euro...

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Stafford LeRoy Irwin Find A Grave Memorial# 49263908 Stafford LeRoy Irwin(March 23, 1893 – November 23, 1955) was a lieutenant general of the United States Army. He came from the family with lo...

11/10/2013 12/2/2014

Major General Raymond Oscar "Tubby" Barton (August 22, 1889 - February 27, 1963) was a graduate of the United States Military Academy as well as a career U.S. Army officer and combat commander in W...

11/27/2013 12/2/2014

Lt. General Manton S. Eddy MP (1892 - 1962)

Manton Sprague Eddy (May 16, 1892 – April 10, 1962) was a Lieutenant General of the United States Army. Early life Eddy graduated from Shattuck Military School in Faribault, Minnesota in 1913. ...

7/9/2008 12/2/2014

MGen William Maynadier Miley MP (1897 - 1997)


* Major General William Maynadier "Bud" Miley (26 December 1897 - 24 September 1997) was a United States Army major general and a professor of military science. Early life William M. Miley wa...

5/18/2012 12/2/2014

Lieutenant General Troy Houston Middleton (12 October 1889 – 9 October 1976) was a distinguished soldier-educator who served as a corps commander in Europe during World War II and later as Presiden...

5/9/2012 12/2/2014

General James Van Fleet MP (1892 - 1992)

James Alward Van Fleet (March 19, 1892 – September 23, 1992) was a U.S. Army officer during World War I, World War II and the Korean War. Van Fleet was a native of New Jersey, who was raised in Flo...

2/28/2012 12/2/2014

Lt. General Willard S. Paul MP (1894 - 1966)

Willard Stewart Paul was a Lieutenant General in the United States Army. World War II In 1942 Paul was assigned as Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, G-4, Headquarters Army Ground Forces (HAGF)...

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Major General Robert Walker Grow (1895–1985) was an US Army officer who commanded the 6th Armored Division during World War II, and was notable for his court martial in 1951 for failing to safeguar...

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Leland Stanford Hobbs (February 4, 1892 – March 6, 1966) was a highly decorated Major General in the United States Army, who commanded 30th Infantry Division during the World War II. Early years ...

11/10/2013 12/2/2014

Maj. Gen. Robert W. Hasbrouck commanded the United States Seventh Armored Division in Europe in World War II. In 1945 General Hasbrouck was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in action when he per...

12/2/2013 12/2/2014

General Matthew Ridgway MP (1895 - 1993)

Matthew Bunker Ridgway (March 3, 1895 – July 26, 1993) was a United States Army General. He held several major commands and was most famous for resurrecting the United Nations (U.N.) war effort durin...

2/20/2012 12/2/2014

Alexander Russell Bolling was a general in the United States Army during World War II and the Cold War. Early career He was a student at the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis from 1915 to 1916, b...

8/7/2014 12/2/2014

Ernest Nason Harmon (February 26, 1894 – November 13, 1979) was a United States Army general. He is best known for his actions in reorganizing U.S. II Corps after the debacle at the Battle of the K...

11/10/2013 12/2/2014

General J. Lawton Collins MP (1896 - 1987)

""Lightning Joe""

Joseph "Lightning Joe" Lawton Collins (May 1, 1896 – September 12, 1987) was was Army Chief of Staff during the Korean War. During World War II, he was an Army general, serving in both the Pacific ...

2/20/2013 12/2/2014

Major General Edwin P. Parker Jr., 91, whose command helped secure the Remagen bridgehead across the Rhine River, one of the famous actions of World War II. General Parker commanded the 78th Infa...

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Commanding officer of the 9th Infantry Division "Old Reliables" during the Battle of the Bulge.

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Adolf Hitler MP (1889 - 1945)

"Manitou", "Wolff", "Herr Wolff", "der chef", "the Fuhrer", "Adi (when he was a child)"

Adolf Hitler was an Austrian-born German politician and leader of the Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, commonly known as the Nazi party. The Nazi party are known for the persecution and ...

6/5/2008 12/2/2014

Walter Melville Robertson (June 15, 1888 – November 22, 1954) was an United States Army officer with the rank of Major General. He received the second highest military award, Distinguished Service Cr...

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Maj. General Clift Andrus MP (1890 - 1968)

United States Army General. Commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant in 1912, he became a Major General 1945, and retired in 1952. During World War II, from 1942 to 1944, he was commanding officer of the...

9/24/2011 12/2/2014

General Leonard T. Gerow MP (1888 - 1972)

Leonard Townsend Gerow (July 13, 1888 – October 12, 1972) was a United States Army general. Early life Gerow was born in Petersburg, Virginia. The name Gerow is derived from the French name...

5/9/2012 12/2/2014

Otto Moritz Walter* Model MP (1891 - 1945)

"Terrorflieger", "Meister der Defensive", "Feuerwehr des Führers"

Model, Otto Moritz Walter Wikipedia: en de ru fr es zh

2/6/2010 12/2/2014

General Courtney Hodges MP (1887 - 1966)

General Courtney Hicks Hodges (January 5, 1887 – January 16, 1966) was an American military officer, most prominent for his role in World War II, in which he commanded the First United States Army ...

2/1/2012 12/2/2014

General Anthony "Nuts" McAuliffe MP (aft.1898 - 1975)

General Anthony Clement "Nuts" McAuliffe (July 2, 1898 – August 11, 1975) was the United States Army general who commanded the 101st Airborne Division troops defending Bastogne, Belgium during the ...

7/19/2011 12/2/2014

Norman Daniel "Dutch" Cota, Sr. (May 30, 1893 – October 4, 1971) was a United States Army general during World War II. Cota was heavily involved in the planning and execution of the invasion of France,...

9/29/2010 12/1/2014

Birth: Nov. 27, 1916 Wildrose Williams County North Dakota, USA Death: Feb. 12, 2011 Rapid City Pennington County South Dakota, USA Nov. 27, 1916-Feb. 12, 2011 WILLISTON Frederick Vernon Melcher,...

11/17/2011 10/13/2014

Frank Paul Basham MP (1923 - 2014)

A World War II Army Veteran, Frank was a gunner in the 141st Antiaircraft Artillery Gun Battalion 9th Army in the Battle of the Bulge under General George Patton where he was awarded three Bronze Stars...

3/25/2014 6/20/2014

Carl Grover Jones, Jr. MP (1925 - 2005)

Carl was a member of the United States Army during World War II where he served in the European Theatre of War and fought in the Battle of the Bulge.

4/4/2014 4/4/2014

Bernard Montgomery , 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein. Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (pronounced /məntˈɡʌmərɪ əv ˈæləmeɪn/; 17 November ...

3/30/2010 2/2/2014

General Omar Bradley MP (1893 - 1981)

General of the Army Omar Nelson Bradley (February 12, 1893 – April 8, 1981) was one of the main U.S. Army field commanders in North Africa and Europe during World War II and a General of the Army i...

11/24/2008 2/2/2014

George Smith Patton, Jr. MP (1885 - 1945)

"Bandito", "Old Blood and Guts", "The Old Man"

George Smith Patton is the third of that name, grandfather to father, father to son, but was always referred to as "Junior." That is the way the military did it, and that is the way it is. Both he and ...

2/6/2013 2/2/2014

Dwight David Eisenhower, 34th President of the USA MP (1890 - 1969)

"/Ike/", "Ike", "Dwight David /Eisenhower/", "Maj Dwight D /Eisenhower/", "Dwight /Eisenhower/", ""Ike"", ""Ike" 34th President of the US"

Bringing to the Presidency his prestige as commanding general of the victorious forces in Europe during World War II, Dwight D. Eisenhower obtained a truce in Korea and worked incessantly during his tw...

1/17/2007 2/2/2014

Dale W. Spearman MP (1923 - 2012)

Dale served with the Ninth Air Force of the United States Army Air Corps in Europe during World War II. He participated in the invasion of Normandy, on D Day plus 1 and was involved with the Battle of ...

10/16/2013 2/2/2014

Kenneth LeRoy Trotter MP (1924 - 2009)

Ken fought in Europe with the army. One of his stations during the war was Germany. Ken fought and got his legs frozen in the Battle of the Bulge. He is now buried in San Joaquin Valley National Cemete...

10/16/2009 11/15/2013