People

  • Wells, Raymond

    Raymond Wells served in the amry as a machine gun squad leader in Company H, 2nd Battalion, 141st Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Division.

  • Whitten, Sumner

    Whitten was a Marine pilot in Marine Dive Bombing Squadron 241 who participated in Midway

  • Wichterich, George

    George Wichterich served in the 30th Infantry Division in Europe.

  • Wicker, Ben

    Wicker served aboard the USS California and experienced the attack on Pearl Harbor

  • Wiley, Delmar

    Wiley served aboard USS Yorktown (CV5) was shot down, and lived with natives for six months.

  • Wilkins, Byron O.

    Byron Wilkins served with the 99th Infantry Division and was captured by the Germans during the Battle of the Bulge.

  • Williams, Herschel

    Williams carried a flamethrower during fighting on Iwo Jima and was awarded the Medal of Honor.

  • Woods, Edward

    Woods served aboard the SS Horseshoe in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans

  • Yellin, Jerry

    Yellin was a P51 Mustang pilot who flew very long range bomber escort missions of B29s over Japan.

  • Zager, Raymond Lee

    Zager served with the 71st and 72nd Infantry Divisions and saw combat in France and Germany.

  • Zamperini, Louis

    Zamperini served with the 307th Bombardment Group before becoming a Japanese POW.

  • Zawada, Bob

    Zawada served with the 4th Armored Div and participated in the Hammelburg Raid.

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