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Felix RAMIREZ
Branch of Service: U.S. Army
Military Assignment: Tank Division
Theatre of Operation: Germany
Dates of Service: 1984 to 1988

Dannie L. RANDALL
Veteran Vietnam
Attended Spur High School
Entered The Service: 3 June, 1959
Branch of Service: US Navy
Job: Aviation Electronic Tech.
Duty Assignments: Naval Air Station, Memphis, Tn.---Quansit Point, Ri.----McMurdo Sound, Antarctica----VR24 Roda, Spain---VT 23 Kingsville, TX.---USS Intrepid---Helicopter Combat Sqdn 7 Imperial Beach, Ca.---Fleet Combat Direction System Support Activity, Pt. Loma, Ca.--Fighter Sqdn. 2 USS Ranger---Top Gun, Naval Air Station, Mirmar Naval Air Station---BAW 114 USS Carl Vinson----Helicopter Support Sqdn 1, Naval Air Station, North Island
Rank: Senior Chief Petty Officer
Medals: Navy Commendation Medal, Good Conduct, National Defense, Navy Achievement Medal, Anartic Service Medal, Unit Commendation, Sea Service Deployment, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Humanitarian Service Medal, Battle E Ribbon, Navy Expeditionary Medal.
Rank: Senior Chief Petty Officer
Retired 30 June 1989
Submitted by Elbert Jackson

Johnny C. RANDALL
Veteran World War II
Branch of Service: Army Air Force
Dates of Service: October 21, 1942---February 26, 1946
Theatre of Operations: British West Indies
Unit Designation: 549 Air Service Squadron Trinidad
Honoree is: Deceased 10 Jan 2006
Burial: Spur Memorial Cemetery

William F. Randall William F. RANDALL
Veteran World War II
Address: Spur, Texas.
Entered Service: May, 1942.
Branch of Service; Army.
Theatre of Operations: Hawaii.
Returned to U.S.: November 17, 1943.
Discharged: Memphis, Tennessee.
Rank: Private First Class.
Total Time Served: 1 year, 6 months, 9 days.
Honoree is: Deceased buried in Spur Memorial Cemetery
Submitted by: Johnny Randall

William Randall William M. RANDALL
Veteran World War II
Born: 24 Nov., 1925
Address: Spur, TX.
Attended Spur, High School
Entered Service Dec., 1944
Branch of Service: U.S. Navy
Job: Yoeman
Duty Assignments: Great Lakes----Guam---Battlewagon New Jersey---Liberty
Ship Starlight--
Uss Wakefield
Rank: Yoeman 3rd Class
Discharged: June, 1946
Submitted by Elbert Jackson

Homer Ray RANDOLPH
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: Specialist IV
Dates of Service: 1957 to 1959
Location: Ft. Bragg, NC
Military Unit: Paratroopers, 82nd Airbourne
Honoree is: Living, Lubbock, Texas
Submitted by: Shelia Randolph, sister-in-law

Jackie Wayne RANDOLPH
Veteran Korea
Branch: U.S. Navy
Rank: Gunnersmate III
Dates of Service: 1949 to 1953
Location: Japan, USS Yorktown out of San Diego, CA
Honoree is currently; Living, Lorenzo, TX
Submitted by: Shelia Randolph, sister-in-law

Rodney Daniel RANDOLPH
Veteran Vietnam
Dates of Service: 1962 to 1966
Location: Japan, USS Black DD666 out of San Diego, California
Honoree is: Living, Crosbyton, TX
Submitted by: Shelia Randolph, wife

Thomas Jerrold RANDOLPH
Veteran Korea
Branch: U.S. Army
Dates of Service: 1948 to 1951
Location: Newfoundland, Canada
Honoree is currently: Deceased 1972
Submitted by: Shelia Randolph, sister-in-law

Garland W. RANKIN
Veteran World War II:
Service Dates: October 3, 1941 to Nov. 18, 1945
Theatre of Operation: - European
Military Unit Designation: Btry A 399th Armored Field Artillery Bn.
Honoree is: Deceased: May 27, 1997
Submitted by: Bonnie Rankin, wife

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Leland L. RANKIN
Veteran World War II
Address: Spur, Texas.
Entered Service: August 28, 1942.
Branch of Service: Army.
Returned to U.S.: December 15, 1943.
Discharged: Fort Sill, Oklahoma.
Rank: Private First Class.
Total Time Served: 10 months, 26 days.

William Nelson RAPE
Veteran Korea
Branch of Service: U.S. Air Force
Duty Assignment: Inventory Clerk
Service Dates: October 3, 1950 to October 2, 1954
Commendations: National Defense Service Medal/Good Conduct 3750th Supply Squadron
Submitted by Druline Rape, wife



Jeffrey Garner REDMAN
Iraq Veteran
Branch of Service: Navy
Rank: Second Class Petty Officer
Dates of Service: August 1999 to 2005
Training: US Naval Training Station Great Lakes, Ill, Charleston, SC and Albany, NY
Tour of Duty: USS Abraham Lincoln
Attended Spur Elementary

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Melvin REEB
Veteran of World War II
Branch of Service: Army
Entered Service: November 22, 1944; basic at Camp Fannin, Tyler, TX
Theatre of Operations: Manheim, Germany
Company: 4250 Quartermaster Bn
Duty Assignment: Supply Technician
Returned to U.S. August 11, 1946
Discharged: August 19, 1946 at Fort Sam Houston, TX
Honoree is currently: Living, Olton, TX

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James B. REED
Veteran of World War I
Address: Spur, Texas.
Entered Service: April 15, 1918.
Branch of Service: Army.
Discharged: December 3, 1918 at Camp Pike, Arkansas.
Rank: Private.
Total Time Served: 7 months, 18 days.

John W. REID, Jr.
Veteran World War II
Address: Spur, Texas.
Entered Service: December 7, 1944 to November 2, 1945
Branch of Service: Army.
Military Unit: 140th Infantry Division
Overseas: June 7, 1945.
Theatre of Operations: Pacific - Philippines and Korea
Decorations: Asiatic-Pacific Theatre Ribbon; Philippine Liberation Ribbon; Victory Medal.
Returned to U.S.: November 2, 1945.
Discharged: Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
Rank: Private.
Total Time Served: 11 months.
Honoree is: Deceased, October 17, 2000
Submitted by Loneta Reid, widow

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Elmer Charles RENFROE
Veteran of World War I
Address: Dickens, Texas
Rank: Private

Ronnie L. RESSEL
Veteran Vietnam
Branch of Service: U.S. Marine
Rank: Corporal
Dates of service: October 16, 1968 to March 4, 1969
Theatre of Operation: Vietnam
Honoree is: Living

John Cornelius REYNOLDS Jr.
Veteran World War II
Branch: U.S. Army Corp of Engineers
Rank: Sergeant
Service Dates: 1941 to 1945
Military Unit: 1122 Engineer Corp.
Theatre Location: Alaska, Alacan Highway building, combat in Philippines, Okinawa, Korea
Submitted by sister, Winona Cobb

John Reynolds Sr. John Cornelius REYNOLDS Sr.
Veteran World War I and World War II
Address: Dickens, Texas.
Entered Service: June 6, 1917.
Branch of Service: Army WWI
Discharged: May 3, 1919 at Camp Pike, Arkansas.
Rank: Sergeant
Total Time Served: 1 year, 10 months, 27 days.
Branch: U.S. Air Force WWII
Stationed: North Carolina
Service Dates: 1942 till 1945
Honoree is: Deceased, 8/9/1976; Buried Rest Haven, Lubbock, TX
Submitted by daughter Winona Cobb

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Robert R. REYNOLDS
Veteran of World War I
Address: Dickens, Texas.
Entered Service: September 2, 1918.
Branch of Service: Army.
Discharged: August 15, 1919 at Camp Bowie, Texas.
Rank: Sergeant.
Total Time Served: 11 months, 13 days.
Honoree is: Deceased
Burial: Dickens Cemetery



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