ORLEANS COUNTY, NY

WORLD WAR II VETERANS

THOSE WHO DIED IN THE SERVICE ARE DENOTED IN RED

This list is not complete by any means. It was compiled from many sources including a wonderful book loaned to us entitled "The Veteran's Biography of World War II" which was edited and compiled by Thomas Page at the conclusion of WW II.

If your family member, who served in WW II, is not listed here and you would like to have him or her listed please contact the Orleans County Genweb.

We strive to be as accurate as we can be but errors can and do happen. If you find something incorrect in this listing, please let us know so we can correct the error. Also in many cases we have more info than we have room here. If you would like a copy of the complete write up, CLICK HERE.

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Revised:  February 2, 2014

NAME TOWN BORN/DIED SERVICE INFO COMMENTS
QUINN, GEORGE J. MEDINA 1924 - 9/1/1944 SGT, US ARMY, 3/27/1943 - 9/1/1944 SON OF PETER J. & DELLA K. (WEINHEIMER) QUINN, BURIED: ST. LAURENT, FRANCE
RAHN, HOWARD A. BARRE 1910 - 2003 USAAC, 8/6/1942 - 10/10/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
RASE, WILLIAM P.   8/15/1904 - 6/1975 US ARMY, 9/7/1942 - 9/19/1943 DIED: SAN DIEGO, CA
REAMER, GERALD W.     US NAVY, 11/29/1944 - 9/12/1945  
RICE, JOHN C. ALBION 1918 - 1976 SGT, US ARMY, 3/6/1941 - 5/31/1945 BURIED: Old St. Joseph’s Cemetery
RICE, LEONARD J. ALBION 1925 - 2009 USAAC, 15TH DIV, 376TH BOMB SQ BURIED: Sacred Heart Cemetery
RICE, LEONARD J. ALBION 11/30/1926 - 11/28/1990 T5, US ARMY, 7/24/1942 - 10/25/1945 SON OF JOHN & MARY (BUTTON) RICE, DIED: GLENDALE, AZ
RICE, STANLEY JR. ALBION 1915 - 5/13/1945 CPL, USMC, 2/1942 - 5/13/1944 KIA BATTLE OF OKINAWA, BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
RIEMER, THEODORE G. CARLTON 1925 - 1996 US ARMY, 7/27/1944 - 7/12/1946 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
ROBARE, PETER E. KENDALL 1910 - 1976 US ARMY BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
ROBERTSON, BERNARD J. MURRAY 1924 - US NAVY, 10/5/1943 - 4/9/1945 SON OF JESSE & MINNIE (RICEBROOK) ROBERTSON
ROBERTSON, WARREN P.   1902 - 1985 USAAC, 6/17/1942 - 6/1/1945 BURIED: Hillside Cemetery
ROBINSON, COMYN F. CARLTON 1922 - 1942 US ARMY, 1/3/1941 - 12/21/1942 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
ROCKMERE, DOUGLAS A. CARLTON 1921 - 1943 PVT, US ARMY, 3/27/1943 - 7/1/1943 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
ROGERS, AUGUSTUS J. ALBION 1925 - 1944 PFC, US ARMY, ? - 7/16/1944 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
ROOT, ROBERT K.   1916 - 1993 SGT, USAAC/US ARMY, 8/25/1942 - 1/20/1946 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
ROSENBECK, JOHN E. SHELBY 1917 - 7/16/1944 PVT, US ARMY, 10/29/1940 - 7/16/1944 SON OF EDMUND & ANNA ROSENBECK, BURIED: ST. LAURENT, FRANCE
ROSS, ALAN P.   1923 - 1970 US ARMY, 1/7/1943 - 11/27/1945 BURIED: Hillside Cemetery
ROSS, VINCENT   1925 - 2001 US NAVY BURIED: St. Mary’s Cemetery
ROTH, FREDERICK M. JR. RIDGEWAY 1920 - 1993 US ARMY, GERMAN POW BURIED: Bates Road Cemetery
ROWLEY, RAYMOND M. JR.   1905 - 1982 CPL, US ARMY, 1/27/1944 - 5/7/1946 BURIED: Sandy Creek Cemetery
ROYAL, THOMAS M.     US ARMY, 9/1943 - 3/1946  
RUGGLES, HAROLD L. CLARENDON 1914 - 1995 USAAC, 10/19/1943 - 2/16/1946 BURIED: Hillside Cemetery
RUGGLES, RICHARD C. HOLLEY 1926 - 4/7/1945 US ARMY, 8/29/1944 - 4/7/1945 KIA IN GERMANY, BURIED: MARGRATEN, HOLLAND, MEMORIAL: Hillside Cemetery
RUSH, LUTHER GAINES 10/4/1917 - 12/9/1994 PVT, NATL GRD, 10/15/1940 - SON OF HENRY F. & MABEL (CLUTE) RUSH
RUSSELLI, JOHN A. ALBION 1916 - 1995 1ST LT, US ARMY, 4/7/1941 - 6/19/1946 BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
RYAN, ROBERT E. MEDINA 1918 - 2007 PFC, US ARMY, 4/10/1943 - ? BURIED: West Ridgeway Cemetery
SABATINO, JACOB P. MURRAY 1915 - 1993 MM 3C, US NAVY, 5/5/1944 - 1/30/1946 BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
SADOWSKI, CHESTER L.   9/2/1925 - 1/13/2007 YEOMAN, US NAVY, 10/5/1942 - 4/19/1946 DIED: ALBANY CO., NY
SAEVA, JOSEPH A. ALBION 1918 - 2007 US NAVY, 7/14/1941 - ? BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
SAEVA, NUNZIO ALBION 1926 - 2004 CPL, USAAC, 7/27/1944 - 1/26/1946 BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
SALISBURY, MILTON A. CLARENDON 2/18/1913 - 9/16/1997 US NAVY, 4/2/1942 - 12/1/1945 SON OF HARRY A. & LENA M. (ORCUTT) SALISBURY, DIED: BERGEN, NY
SALVISKI, EUGENE C. ALBION 1926 - US ARMY, 8/29/1944 - 7/6/1946 SON OF PETER & VICTORIA SALVISKI/SALWICKI
SALVATORE, NICHOLAS MURRAY 1922 - 1994 PFC, US ARMY, 12/21/1942 - 12/21/1945 BURIED: Holy Cross Cemetery
SANDERSON, DEAN O. MEDINA 1920 - 2009 LT, USAAC, 434TH TROOP CARRIER, 1942 - 1945 SON OF CARL J. & VERNA (OAKES) SANDERSON, HUS OF RUTH
SANFORD, DeLOS N.   1923 - PFC, US ARMY, 1/23/1943 - 1/1/1946  
SANFORD, ROBERT B.     3C, US NAVY, 7/24/1943 - 3/18/1946  
SCHARPING, CLAYTON C. JR. ALBION 1919 - 1994 SGT, USMC, 4/4/1942 - 1/4/1946 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SCHARPING, DONALD C. RIDGEWAY 1925 - 2007 US NAVY, - 5/1946 BURIED: Lynhaven Cemetery
SCHARPING, EDWARD R. ALBION 1926 - US NAVY, 7/19/1943 - 5/19/1946 SON OF CLAYTON C. & ALBERTA G. (STOCKTON) SCHARPING, SR.
SCHARPING, ROLAND L. CARLTON 1917 - 2001 MSGT, US ARMY, 12/29/1941 - 1/9/1946 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SCHEPLER, KENNETH W. KENDALL 1923 - 1992 USAAC, 10/10/1943 - 4/11/1946 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SCHINDLER, JOHN W. ALBION 9/21/1922 - 1/1972 USAAC, 6/16/1942 - 1/13/1946 SON OF CLINTON R. & GRACE SCHINDLER
SCHMIDT, RICHARD W.   1921 - USAAC, 7/30/1942 - 2/11/1946  
SCOPPA, JOHN JAMES ALBION 1909 - 1978 T4, US ARMY, 9/7/1942 - 10/10/1945 BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
SEDITA, CARL S.   1927 - US NAVY, 8/29/1945 - 12/11/1946  
SEDITA, CHARLES J. ALBION 1924 - CPL, US ARMY, 8/29/1944 - 7/5/1946 SON OF JOSEPH & JENNIE (BATTAGLIA) SEDITA
SEDITA, SAMUEL J. ALBION 1913 - 1977 USAAC, 7/24/1942 - 1/27/1946 BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
SHANNON, LEO ROBERT MEDINA 1917 - 1942 T3, USAAC, 8/1/1939 - 1942 POW - CAPTURED 5/7/1942, MEMORIAL: St. Mary’s Cemetery
SHARP, GORDON L. ALBION 1909 - 1957 SSGT, USAAC, 10/31/1942 - 11/21/1945 BURIED: Millville Cemetery
SHAW, MERLE W. ALBION 11/10/1912 - 11/1959 US ARMY, 4/6/1942 - 8/23/1945 SON OF ORA D & MYRTLE (PLATTS) SHAW
SHEPARD, RICHARD S.   1908 - 1976 US ARMY, 9/7/1942 - 12/8/1943 BURIED: Otter Creek Cemetery
SIDARI, FRANK P. ALBION 1925 - PFC, US ARMY, 5/21/1943 - 7/10/1945 SON OF FORTUNATO & GLADYS (SPADA) SIDARI
SIDARI ROCCO A. ALBION 1921 - SSGT, US ARMY, 11/30/1940 - 6/14/1945 SON OF FORTUNATO & GLADYS (SPADA) SIDARI
SIMBOLI, EDWARD MURRAY 1922 - 1984 CPL, US ARMY, 10/16/1940 - 10/5/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SIMBOLI, LEWIS MURRAY 1920 - 1996 CPL, US ARMY, 8/6/1942 - 1/26/1946 BURIED: Hillside Cemetery
SITZER, GEORGE J. CARLTON 1912 - 1960 US ARMY, 4/29/2943 - 7/30/1943 BURIED: Beechwood Cemetery
SITZER, HOWARD H. CARLTON 1919 - 2005 US ARMY, 2/17/1942 - 2/1/1946 BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
SIWIRSKI, JOSEPH RIDGEWAY 1910 - 1982 US COAST GUARD / US NAVY 1941 - 1945 BURIED: BATH NATIONAL CEMETERY, BATH, NY
SKELLEN, ERNEST BURNETT JR. KENDALL 1927 - 1945 PFC, USMC, 4/22/1944 - 3/3/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SKINNER, ALFRED JEROME MEDINA 1912 - 1942 US NAVY, KIA MEMORIAL: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SKINNER, WARD ALBION 1905 - 1951 USAAC, 9/26/1942 - 7/2/1943 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SLACK, EDWARD T. MEDINA 1915 - 1995 USAAC, PILOT, PANAMA & THE CARIBBEAN BURIED: Boxwood Cemetery
SLIZEWSKI, LEON S.   1919 - 2005 USAAC, 12/14/1942 - 11/24/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SMALLEY, JAMES D. MURRAY 12/16/1923 - 1/10/2004 T4, US ARMY, 2/16/1943 - 12/13/1945 SON OF DWIGHT E. & JESSIE B. SMALLEY, DIED: DUNDEE, NY
SMITH, ARTHUR M.     CPL, US ARMY, 3/26/1942 - 12/28/1945  
SMITH, EDDIE     US ARMY, 1/28/1944 - 3/29/1946  
SMITH, ELWOOD L. CARLTON 1912 - 1942 T5, US ARMY, 2/25/1941 - 7/19/1942, POW BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SMITH, FREDERICA ALBION 1917 - USNNC, 4/1944 - 6/1/1946 DAU OF LOUIS & CLARA (ZABEL) SMITH
SMITH, PAUL M.     US ARMY, 10/1942 - 11/1944  
SNELL, GEORGE A.   1919 - 1995 US ARMY, 6/27/1944 - 11/21/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SNELL, RAYMOND V. BARRE 1920 - 4/20/1945 PFC, US ARMY, 3/28/1942 - 4/30/1945 SON OF GEORGE N. & ESTHER (PRUSSIA) SNELL, BURIED: HONOLULU, HI
SNYDER, GRAYDON MURRAY 1899 - 1983 TSGT, US ARMY, 6/15/1942 - 3/23/1943 BURIED: Transit Cemetery
SNYDER, GEORGE VINCENT MURRAY 10/28/1915 - 8/15/2002 US ARMY, 6/29/1942 - 7/26/1945 SON OF STANLEY E. & GEORGIA I. (VINCENT) SNYDER, DIED: FAIRPORT, MONROE, NY
SNYDER, WELLS E. GAINES 1914 - 1987 PFC, US ARMY, 1/27/1944 - ?, PURPLE HEART BURIED: Transit Cemetery
SOCCIARELLI, FRANK ALBION 1918 - 1987 US ARMY, 10/10/1942 - 12/25/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
SOPER, RUSSELL ALBION 1921 - US NAVY, 7/28/1942 - 23/27/1945 SON OF CHARLES J. & ETHEL (NORMAN) SOPER
SPADA, ELIO L. ALBION 1919 - PFC, US ARMY, 4/7/1942 - 12/23/1945 SON OF LUIGI & IDA BELLE SPADA
SPADA, LOUIS P. ALBION 1911 - 1980 US ARMY, 12/21/1942 - 9/11/1945 BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
SPANO, JOSEPH     US ARMY, 5/10/1944 - 5/14/1946  
SPINKS, CHARLES R. GAINES 4/21/1916 - 1/4/1992 US ARMY, 6/23/1939 - 11/6/1945 SON OF ALBERT J. & ETHEL (WATTS) SPINKS
SPINKS, RONALD W. GAINES 10/24/1917 - 8/23/1997 US NAVY, 12/6/1939 - 12/18/1945 SON OF ALBERT J. & ETHEL (WATTS) SPINKS, DIED: TACOMA, WA
SQUIRE, CHARLES BURTON KENDALL 1925 - 1945 SSGT, US ARMY, 3/27/1944 - 3/11/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
STALKER, GEORGE FREDERICK YATES 1921 - 1945 T4, US ARMY, 10/15/1940 - 2/14/1945 BURIED: Lynhaven Cemetery
STACK, CHESTER S. YATES 1926 - 2011 MSGT, US ARMY, 1944 - 1946 & 1952 - 1955 BURIED: Sacred Heart Cemetery
STANDISH, EUGENE WATSON MEDINA 1926 - 2011 COL, USAAF, 101st AIRBORNE DIV. 1944-1954 BURIED: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, SON OF C. CLEON STANDISH & ETHEL WATSON
STANDISH, HUBERT W. JR.   1927 - 2001 US NAVY, 8/20/1944 - 5/26/1946 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
STARKWEATHER, ALBERT PAHL ALBION 1909 - 1981 MP, US ARMY, 7/1/1943 - 12/11/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
STARKWEATHER, CHARLES   1922 - 1977 SGT, US ARMY, 9/26/1942 - 12/13/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
STAVICKI, WALTER SHELBY 1926 - ? PVT, US ARMY, 7/28/1944 - ? SON OF JOSEPH & BERTHA (KONOPA) STAVICKI, BURIED: BELGIUM
STERCZYNSKI, RAYMOND J. ALBION 5/26/1927 - 2/11/1998 US NAVY, 6/18/1945 - 7/11/1946 SON OF JOHN & HARRIET STERCZYNSKI, DIED: CHICAGO, IL
STERCZYNSKI, RICHARD J. ALBION 1926 - T5, US ARMY, 3/27/1944 - 5/24/1946 SON OF JOHN & HARRIET STERCZYNSKI
STETSON, MELVIN ALBION 1919 - 1999 TSGT, USAAC, 12/21/1942 - 8/31/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
STIRK, DONALD H. ALBION 1918 - 1995 1C, US NAVY, 12/17/1942 - 11/24/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
STIRK, THOMAS J. ALBION 1920 - T5, US ARMY, 7/1942 - 11/22/1945 SON OF THOMAS & JOSEPHINE STIRK
STISSER, LYLE W.YATES1923 - 2012US NAVY, FIREMAN, 1st CLASS 1943 - 1946BURIED: HARTLAND CEMETERY, NIAGARA CO., NY
STOLLERY, EDWIN A.   12/4/1925 - 3/2/1999 US NAVY, 2/23/1944 - 5/31/1946 DIED: PRATTSBURGH, NY
STONE, GEORGE GAINES 1916 - 1963 SSGT, USMC, 11/21/1942 - 5/7/1946 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
STRICKLAND, EVERETT B.   1923 - 1979 USAAC, 10/27/1942 - ? BURIED: Sacred Heart Cemetery
STRICKLAND, EVERETT CARLTON CARLTON 1918 - 1942 LT, US NAVY, 2/1941 - 8/1942 SON OF EVERETT J. & ELIZABETH G. STRICKLAND
STYMUS, FLOYD A. BARRE 1922 - US NAVY, 9/15/1942 - 2/28/1946 SON OF ALBERT J. & BERNADINE M. (DRAPER) STYMUS
SULLIVAN, HOWARD E.     MP, US ARMY, 10/10/1942 - 4/1/1943  
SWARTZ, ROBERT L. ALBION 1918 - 1st LT, USAAC, 10/7/1940 - 8/28/1945 SON OF MAURICE L. & ALMA F. (VICK) SWARTZ
TABER, ROY WESSON GENESEE CO. 1911 - 1959 US ARMY, HDQ CO 1160, 3/27/1942 - ? BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
TANNER, HERBERT C. YATES 1923 - 1943 PVT, US ARMY, 10/15/1940 - 1/10/1943 BURIED: Lynhaven Cemetery
TAYLOR, EARL F. GAINES 1918 - 1997 SSGT, US ARMY, 2/6/1941 - 10/18/1945 BURIED: Otter Creek Cemetery
THAINE, GERALD W. GAINES 1924 - 1999 US NAVY BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
THEODORAKOS, MAC     SGT, USAAC, 12/12/1942 - 12/29/1945  
THEODORAKOS, PETER   1921 - 1983 SGT, US ARMY, 7/29/1942 - 11/11/1945 BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
THOMPSON, WENDELL S. ALBION 1909 - 1985 US ARMY, 11/27/1943 - 1/6/1946 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
TIBBITS, GORDON ALBION 1915 - 1998 2C, US NAVY, 12/4/1942 - 11/4/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
TOMASINO, JACK ALBION 1926 - 1945 CPL, USAAC, 11/10/1942 - 4/18/1945 SON OF FRANK & FLORENCE (SHORTINO) TOMASINO
TOMASINO, JOSEPH J. ALBION 1/23/1922 - 1/9/2002 US ARMY, 10/10/1942 - 11/28/1945 SON OF FRANK & FLORENCE (SHORTINO) TOMASINO, DIED: SALEM, NH
TOUSEY, RICHARD G. CARLTON 1922 - US NAVY, 8/1/1942 - 4/22/1946 SON OF WALLACE R. & ANNA O. (COOPER) TOUSEY
TRIVISOND, ANGELO D. ALBION 1915 - MSGT, US ARMY, 4/7/1942 - 5/19/1945 SON OF FELIX & LOUISE TRIVISONDOLI
TROY, FRANCIS L.   1021 - 2001 CPL, US ARMY, 6/28/1944 - 8/22/1946 BURIED: St. Joseph’s Cemetery
TRUSSELLE, KENNETH   1921-1958 3C, US NAVY, 7/17/1942 - 10/11/1945 BURIED: ARGYLE, NY
TUCKER, GERALD H. ALBION 1923 - 1980 T5, USAAC, 1/27/1943 - 12/31/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
TUCKER, HOWARD W. ALBION 1920 - 1945 SSGT, US ARMY, 7/1/1942 - 2/15/1945 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
TUCKER, KENNETH W. KENDALL 10/9/1911 - 6/5/2000 SSGT, USAAC, 3/27/1944 - 4/12/1946 SON OF JOHN & JENNIE TUCKER, DIED: BERGEN, GENESEE, NY
TURNER, ROSS C. MURRAY 1912 - 1942 SSGT, USAAC, 1/29/1936 - 8/5/1942 SON OF WILLIAM H. & GRACE C. (HAMLIN) TURNER, POW, BURIED: MANILA, PHILIPPINES
TUTTLE, CLARENCE E.   1/8/1920 - 12/1/1990 US ARMY, 2/12/1843 - 12/24/1945  
TUTONE, JOSEPH JOHN   1921 - 1974 CPL, USAAC, 9/7/1942 - 1/12/1946 BURIED: Mt. Albion Cemetery
TYLER, JAMES H. JR.   5/22/1920 - 12/19/1992 USAAC, 12/27/1941 - 11/13/1945 SON OF JAMES H. & ALICE M. TYLER SR., DIED: BATAVIA, NY

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