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                                         Died in Service                                                                                                                  
                                        Provided by Darrell Widman

Last        First     Middle      DOB        DOD      WAR           Comments                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                                                                     
Bader       Daniel    A              9/26/75  11/2/03 Iraq           US Army BSM PH MSM - Killed in Iraq                                                                                             
Beck        Leslie                      1900     1918 WW I           Died in Service                                                                                                                 
Berney      Terry                                     Vietnam        US Army - Killed in action - Buried in Wolbach                                                                                  
Brannan     Eugene                                    WW II          Killed in Action - Germany                                                                                                      
Burton      Robert    Harvey            1890     1918 WW I           Died in Service                                                                                                                 
Christensen Loyd      R              5/21/21  12/7/41 WW II          Killed in Action on USS Arizona at Pearl Harbor                                                                                 
Clayton     Gerald                   1/30/20  12/7/41 WW II          Killed In Acton On USS Oklahoma at Pearl Harbor                                                                                 
Davis       Austin    C              3/13/18  6/30/44 WW II          US Army Air Force - Killed in Action, Buried in ST. Avold Metz France                                                         
Dittmer     Hans      Hugo              1893  7/21/18 WW I           US Army 4th Inf - Killed in Action - France                                                                                     
Fieselman   Max       A              4/12/19  5/17/45 WW II          Died in Service - Truck Accident Krumback, Germany - 3354 QM TRK CO                                                           
Finalayson  Merle     E               4/4/23  11/4/45 WW II          US Army Tec5 - Died in Service - Auto Accident                                                                                  
Frizzerel   Carol                                1944 WW II          KIA ???                                                                                                                         
Galusha     Eugene    Rex            12/5/19  2/28/42 WW II          Nebraska   HA1 US Navy Killed in Action on USS Houston                                                                          
*Grosvenor   Reginald  C                 1905     1944 WW II          Killed in Action - Osaka Japan                                                                                                  
Hagman      Allen     E               8/4/18  5/24/44 WW II          C1SNK - Killed In Action at Biak Island                                                                                         
Hannappel   Henry                   12/10/10  10/3/44 WW II          Nebraska PFC 350th Inf SS Div  Died in Service                                                                                  
Hansen      Vernon    Leroy           6/2/21  10/7/43 WW II          POW Wake Island 12/24/1941 Killed 10/7/1943 by Japanese                                                                         
Held        Morris    E                 1906     1942 WW II          Missing in Action USQMC Philippines Islands with last Defenders of Corregidor                                                   
Hensley     Wendell   B             10/22/11          WW II          Missing in Action 4/11/1944 338th Bomb SQ 96 Bomb Group                                                                         
Jerome      Charles   C                 1915     1942 WW II          Coxswain - Lost at Sea - USS Ashville - Battle of Java Sea                                                                      
Kmiecik     Louis     E                               WW II          Killed in Action                                                                                                                
Kurz        Dennis    Lee            5/12/47  1/29/69 Vietnam        EN 3  US Navy - Killed In Action - on a river boat                                                                              
Laska       Carl                      8/7/21  6/16/42 WW II          Grave 52 Manila, Bataan Death March Died in Prison Camp                                                                       
Lemmermann  Robert    C               1/1/24   6/8/44 WW II          US Navy - Killed in action                                                                                                      
Mace        Donald    N                 1923     1943 WW II          Killed in Action- Buried at Nettuno (Anzio) Italy                                                                               
Majewski    Martin                      1896   6/8/18 WW I           Died in Srvice                                                                                                                  
Manning     Andrew    Franklin                        WW II          Killed in Action - Army Air Forces - Tail Gunner B-17 - Buried in Belgium                                                        
McMahon     Farrell   Clement                         WW II          Killed in Action                                                                                                                
Merritt     Max       H              7/26/24  2/28/51 WW II & Korea  Tec4 551 SIG ACFT Wing BN BSM - PH - Died in Service                                                                            
Moore       Chester   O           11/25/1891 10/18/18 WW I           US Army - Died in Service                                                                                                       
Olafson     Robert    E.              4/5/05     1944 WW II          Marine - Buried at Sea                                                                                                          
Osterman    Robert    E              7/17/23   5/3/45 WW II          Co L 184th Reg 7th Div - Killed in Action on Okinawa                                                                            
Persinger   James     Donald            1900  9/29/18 WW I           US Navy - Died in Service                                                                                                       
Place       John      Wayne          5/13/25   6/9/45 WW II          PFC 32nd Inf - Killed in Action - Okinawa                                                                                       
Roach       Georgia   May                             WW II          Killed in Action - Nurse                                                                                                        
Shonsey     Thomas    B             2/3/1899  7/21/18 WW I           Killed In Acton                                                                                                                 
Shull  Jr.  Clarence  M               4/3/20   9/5/43 WW II          2nd Lt US Army Air Forces - H Huct GP - Killed in Action - Europe                                                               
Starostka   Louis     T.             7/11/17   9/1/44 WW II          PFC 179 INF.  NEB - KIA ???                                                                                                     
Stuart      Marvin    Eugene                          WW II          Killed in Action - Solomon Islands - On USS Enterprize - Buried at Sea                                                          
Stubbe      William   L              4/25/45  10/1/66 Vietnam        Nebraska PFC Co A 2nd BN 173ABN BDE - Killed in Action                                                                          
Wegner      Richard   C              8/23/22 11/24/44 WW II          PFC - Killed In Acton - Shuley France, Thankgiving Day                                                                        
Zoucha      Brent     B              8/26/86   6/9/06 Iraq           Killed in Action - Lcpl  USMC                                                                                                   
Berryman    Roy                                       WW I           Died in Service - No Memoral Stone Added after list was purblished CC Library 
Beyer       William                                   WW I           Died in Service  - No Memoral Stone Added after list was purblished CC Library 
Brown       Andrew                                    WW I           Died in Service  - No Memoral Stone Added after list was purblished CC Library 
Gilmer      John      Earl                            WW I           Died in Service  - No Memoral Stone Added after list was published CC Library 
Graves      Theodore  Elmer                           WW I           Died in Service  - No Memoral Stone Added after list was published CC Library 
Kamper      William                                   WW I           Died in Service  - No Memoral Stone Added after list was purlished CC Library 
Loos        Julius    L                               WW I           Died in Service  - No Memoral Stone Added after list was purlished CC Library 
Royal       Joe       F.                              WW I           Died in Service  - No Memoral Stone Added after list was purlished CC Library 
Kamper      Martin                                    WW II          Killed in Action  - Lost at sea - No Memoral Stone Added after list was purblished Tom Shull 
Schmidt     Robert                                    WW II          Killed in Action - No Memoral Stone Added after list was published Tom Shull 
Tracy       Henry                                     WW II          Killed in Action - 1st Lt US Army Air Forces - Pilot on a B-17
                                                                          No Memoral Stone Added after list was purblished  
Myers       Dean      Everett                         WW II          Died in Service Nebraska PFC 21st Regt USMC 3rd Div                                                                             
                                                                                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                                                                                     
                                Deceased Veterans with Items of Distinction                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                                                                     
Last        First     Middle      DOB        DOD      WAR            Comments                                                                                                                         
Johnston    David     H                 1838     1931 Civil War      MEDAL OF HONOR at Vicksburg, PVT Co K, 8th Missouri Infantry                                                                  
Baird       Robert    G             10/25/13  2/13/97 WW II          Sgt US Army - Silver Star - Purple Heart                                                                                        
Barkmeier   Paul      "Bruce"        11/9/34  7/26/07 Vietnam        USMC  3 Purple Hearts                                                                                                           
Ehlers      Floyd                     7/5/18   5/5/85 WW II          SGT. US ARMY  BRONZE STAR                                                                                                       
Haddix      Loral                       1922     1979 WW II          CPL  US ARMY - PRISONER OF WAR - GERMANY                                                                                        
Hansher     Corbert   L  (Corky)      2/6/20  6/10/03 WW II          TSgt US Army  Bronze Star Medal                                                                                                 
Howe        Ronald    Clauson        6/26/18 12/12/90 WW II          Sgt US Army  Bronze Star Medal                                                                                                  
Jacobi      Marvin    William       11/18/16   4/3/01 WW II          PFC US Army  Purple Heart                                                                                                       
Johnson     Leslie                    2/9/19 2/9/1997 WW II          POW Germany                                                                                                                     
Johnson     Walter    D.              5/2/21   3/6/87 WW II          T. Sgt, Army Air Corp - POW Germany                                                                                           
Karner      Joseph    J               6/6/13   6/2/85 WW II          TEC 4 US ARMY - INTERPRETER AT NURNBERG TRIALS -                                                                                
Rodysill    Phares    O. (Bud)       9/13/22  1/21/05 WW II          SSgt US Army  Bronze Star                                                                                                       
Starostka   Raymond                 11/27/23   6/7/02 WW II          Lt Col Army, Bronze Star Medal       
                                                               

                        
*I have a correction to one of the individuals listed at the Died in Service page provided by Darrell Widman.

Reginald C. Grosvenor was captured by the Japanese after the fall of Corregidor. He died in the Funatsu POW camp of
Caridac Beri beri and severe malnutrition, 25 Nov 1944. 
See http://www.mansell.com/pow_resources/camplists/Nagoya/funatsu_3/funatsu_all_yank_roster.html 
and http://militarytimes.com/citations-medals-awards/recipient.php?recipientid=303182. 

Thank you.
David G. Woodward <dglennw@charter.net> 7 May 2012
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