Surname Index: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

AN HISTORICAL INDEX OF
THE MEN AND WOMEN
OF WASHINGTON COUNTY UTAH
WHO SERVED IN THE MILITARY
DURING WORLD WAR II

compiled by
ABRAM OWEN YOUNG, JR.

Surnames Beginning With "N"
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Name: NAEGLE, Clare Pace of Hurricane

Mother's Name: Mildred Pace Naegle m. 18 Sep 1919

Father's Name: Raymond Bryner Naegle

Serial Number: 39907138

Date of Birth: 17 Sep 1923 Toquerville, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 16 Jan 1943

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Air Service

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NAEGLE, Dell R. of Hurricane

Mother's Name: Maude Wright Ballard Naegle

Father's Name: Heber Lehi Naegle

Serial Number: 39025920

Date of Birth: 12 Dec 1918 Hurricane, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 4 May 1942

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NAEGLE, Phyllis of Hurricane

Mother's Name: Mildred Naegle

Father's Name: Raymond Naegle (deceased)

Serial Number:

Date of Birth: 6 Sep 1920 Toquerville, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction:

Place of Induction: Ogden, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Navy Nurse

Spouse: Purdy

Children:

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Name: NEILSEN, John Weldon of St. George

Mother's Name: May Neilsen

Father's Name: J. Jesse Neilsen

Serial Number: 39025994

Date of Birth: 21 Jul 1915 Cedar View, Utah

Date of Induction: 7 Apr 1942

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Air Corps

Spouse: m. Marjorie Julia Anderson 1 Mar 1941

Children: two

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Name: NEILSON, Antone Junior of Washington

Mother's Name: Vilate A. Neilson

Father's Name: Antone P. Neilson

Serial Number: 39912388

Date of Birth: 20 Mar 1923

Date of Induction: 2 Apr 1943

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Air Corps

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NEILSON, Clar Thayne of Washington

Mother's Name: Sadie Thayne Neilson

Father's Name: Alvin T. Neilson

Serial Number: 4407-17470

Date of Birth: 15 Dec 1926 Washington, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 15 Dec 1944

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Merchant Marine

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NEILSON, Clemont of Washington

Mother's Name: Isabelle P. Neilson

Father's Name: Peter T. Neilson

Serial Number: 4507-02353

Date of Birth: 5 Jan 1927 Washington, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 5 Jan 1945

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Merchant Marine

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NEILSON, Cline Alvin of Washington

Mother's Name: Sadie Thayne Neilson

Father's Name: Alvin T. Neilson

Serial Number: 4407-17471

Date of Birth: 15 Dec 1926 Washington, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 15 Dec 1944

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Merchant Marine

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NEILSON, Garland Levi of Washington

Mother's Name: Della N. Neilson

Father's Name: Levi A. Neilson

Serial Number: 660-40-75

Date of Birth: 17 Feb 1921

Date of Induction: 3 Aug 1942

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Navy

Spouse: Gwen Hinton Neilson

Children:

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Name: NEILSON, Homer Duaine of Washington

Mother's Name: Maggie Englestead Neilson

Father's Name: Hyrum Nielson

Serial Number: 9644996

Date of Birth: 8 Jan 1926 Hurricane, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 16 May 1944

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service:

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NEILSON, Jay Peter of Washington

Mother's Name: Isabelle P. Neilson

Father's Name: Peter T. Neilson

Serial Number: 660-61-61

Date of Birth: 18 Nov 1918

Date of Induction: 18 Nov 1942

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Navy

Spouse: Ruth Rook

Children:

Contacted Malaria in South Pacific.

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Name: NEILSON, Kimball Wendell of Washington

Mother's Name: Della N. Neilson

Father's Name: Levi Neilson

Serial Number: 4407-010-29

Date of Birth: 22 Oct 1925

Date of Induction: 24 Jan 1944

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Merchant Marine

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: *** NEILSON LaVan D. of Washington

Mother's Name: Isabell Prisbrey

Father's Name: Peter T. Neilson

Serial Number:

Date of Birth: : 17 Aug 1929 Washington, Washington, Utah

Date of Death: 18 Aug 1986 St. George, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction:

Place of Induction:

Branch of Service: U. S. Army

Spouse:

Children:

Served in the Field Artillery during the Korean War.

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Name: NEILSON, Lavar of Washington

Mother's Name: Esther L. Neilson

Father's Name: Willard S. Neilson

Serial Number: 39225417

Date of Birth: 28 Apr 1915

Date of Induction: 20 Jan 1941

Place of Induction: Los Angeles, California

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Amphibious

Spouse:

Children:

Discharged:  29 Jul 1945 Fort McArthur, California.

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Name: NEILSON, McKay of Washington

Mother's Name: Caddie Neilson

Father's Name: Israel Neilson

Serial Number: 19203889

Date of Birth: 30 Apr 1917

Date of Induction: 9 Aug 1943

Place of Induction: Fort McArthur, California

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Dental Corps

Spouse: m. Ada Hafen 16 Aug 1940

Children:

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Name: NEILSON, Paul C. of Washington

Mother's Name: Caddie Neilson

Father's Name: Israel Neilson

Serial Number: 19199593

Date of Birth: 10 Jul 1921

Date of Induction: 12 Dec 1942

Place of Induction: Fort Douglas, Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Air Corps

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NEILSON, Rodney of Washington

Mother's Name: Caddie Neilson

Father's Name: Israel Neilson

Serial Number: 39906555

Date of Birth: 24 Jul 1919

Date of Induction: 7 Jan 1943

Place of Induction: Fort Douglas, Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Air Corps

Spouse:

Children:

Killed in the South Pacific.

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Name: NEILSON, Rollo of Washington

Mother's Name: Esther Larson Neilson m. 27 Dec 1905

Father's Name: Willard S. Neilson

Serial Number: 39915051

Date of Birth: 10 Sep 1923

Date of Induction: 27 May 1943

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Tank Destroyer

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NEILSON, Russell Adams of Washington

Mother's Name: Vilate Adams Neilson

Father's Name: Antone Peter Neilson

Serial Number: 964-69-08

Date of Birth: 24 Jul 1926 Washington, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 12 Oct 1944

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Navy

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NEILSON, Shirl Taylor of St. George

Mother's Name: Ella Barlocker Neilson

Father's Name: John Taylor Neilson

Serial Number: 4507-03795

Date of Birth: 4 Dec 1926 St. George, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 12 Mar 1945

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Maritime Service, Merchant Marine

Spouse: Joy Stock

Children: Bruce, Lori, Rodney, Cheri

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Name: NEILSON, Wayne Clifford of Washington

Mother's Name: Isabelle P. Neilson

Father's Name: Peter T. Neilson

Serial Number: 660-45-16

Date of Birth: 2 May 1921

Date of Induction: 1 Sep 1942

Place of Induction: Ogden, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Navy

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NELSON, Edward LeGrand of St. George

Mother's Name: Rosa R. Nelson

Father's Name: A. Alma Nelson

Serial Number: 39908810

Date of Birth: 15 Sep 1919

Date of Induction: 31 Feb 1943

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Anti Aircraft

Spouse: m. Alice Thompson 28 Oct 1941

Children: one

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Name: NELSON, Heber W. of St. George

Mother's Name: Nellie M. Nelson

Father's Name: James N. Nelson

Serial Number: 139916344

Date of Birth: 16 Mar 1923

Date of Induction: 10 Jun 1943

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army

Spouse: Clella Chamberlain

Children: Esther

Died in the Philippines

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Name: NELSON, Jonathan William of St. George

Mother's Name: Polly Abigail Judd

Father's Name: Jonathan Pratt Nelson

Serial Number: 39916396

Date of Birth: 15 Dec 1923 Kanab, Kane, Utah

Date of Death: 16 Jul 1986 Washington, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 10 June 1943

Place of Induction: Fort Douglas, Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Infantry

Spouse: m. Jean Bowler 13 Sep 1948 in St. George, Utah

Children: Charles E., Douglas W., Barbara Jean,

In World War II served in Germany and France

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Name: ***NELSON, Leslie Evan of Hurricane, Utah

Mother's Name: Lois Kay

Father's Name: Evan Leslie Nelson

Serial Number:

Date of Birth: 6 Mar 1918 Mona, Juab, Utah

Date of Death: 30 Oct 1996 Hurricane, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction:

Place of Induction:

Branch of Service:

Spouse: m. Mildred Black 1 Mar 1941 Nephi, Juab, Utah

Children: Dorothy Jean, Evan LeRoy, Leslie Kay, Gary Lee, Donnie

Served in Pacific Theatre during World War II.

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Name: NELSON, Miles E. of St. George

Mother's Name: Famie Whipple Nelson

Father's Name: H. Ernest Nelson (deceased)

Serial Number: 39926973

Date of Birth: 22 Aug 1918 St. George, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 14 Mar 1944

Place of Induction: Fort Douglas, Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army

Spouse: Melba Swapp Nelson

Children: two

Shell hit hip and thigh, deep wounds, nerves badly shattered.

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Name: NELSON, Milton R. of St. George

Mother's Name: Rosa R. Nelson

Father's Name: A. Alma Nelson

Serial Number: 19171868

Date of Birth: 15 Sep 1922

Date of Induction: 12 Apr 1943

Place of Induction: Fort Douglas, Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Air Corps

Spouse: yes

Children:

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Name: NELSON, Victor Pershing of St. George

Mother's Name: Rosa Lorena Rencher

Father's Name: Aaron Alma Nelson

Serial Number: 39910892

Date of Birth: 2 Jun 1918 Enterprise, Washington, Utah

Date of Death: 1980 Provo, Utah, Utah

Date of Induction: 4 Mar 1943

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Field Artillery

Spouse: m. Hattie Jones 6 Jun 1941, Washington, D. C.

Children: Dennis P., Kathleen, A. Alma, Karen, Margaret

Entered France on D Day, served in Pattons 3rd Army, fought in the Battle of the Bulge.
Fought through France and Germany.

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Name: NEWELL, Ben Lorenzo of Toquerville

Mother's Name: Nora S. Newell

Father's Name: Arthur C. Newell

Serial Number: 39274281

Date of Birth: 7 Dec 1909

Date of Induction: 31 Dec 1942

Place of Induction: Los Angeles, California

Branch of Service: Signal BN.

Spouse: yes

Children:

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Name: ***NIELSEN, Theo Jesse of Farwest, Utah

Mother's Name: Cora Kemsly

Father's Name: Nephi Hyrum Nielsen

Serial Number:

Date of Birth: 11 Jul 1916 Farwest, Weber, Utah

Date of Death: 27 Nov 1976 St. George, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction:

Place of Induction:

Branch of Service:

Spouse: m. Lillie Vilate Miller Dec. 1936 Salt Lake, Utah

Children: Theo "Ted", Cris Lance

Military Honors accorded by the Lester-Keat Post #90

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Name: NIELSON, Hugh J. of Hurricane

Mother's Name: Maggie E. Nielson

Father's Name: Hyrum Nielson

Serial Number: 39912341

Date of Birth: 25 Feb 1923 Mount Carmel, Utah

Date of Induction: 2 Apr 1943

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army, Railroad Shop BN.

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NIELSON, Lamar H. of Hurricane

Mother's Name: Maggie E. Nielson

Father's Name: Hyrum Nielson

Serial Number: 19011199

Date of Birth: 29 May 1917 Mount Carmel, Utah

Date of Induction: 28 Sep 1940

Place of Induction: Cedar City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Coast Artillery

Spouse:

Children:

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Name: NISSON, Antone Willard of Washington

Mother's Name: Annie Marie Neilson

Father's Name: Willard Orlando Nisson

Serial Number: 19203754

Date of Birth: 20 May 1912 Washington, Washington, Utah

Death Date: 14 Jul 1996 St. George, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 25 Aug 1942

Place of Induction: Fort McArthur, California

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Dental Corps

Spouse: m. Cornelia Ashby 3 Jun 1937

Children: Michelle, LeRoy, Emilee Marie

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Name: NISSON, LeRoy of Washington

Mother's Name: Annie Neilson Nisson

Father's Name: Willard O. Nisson

Serial Number: 19171603

Date of Birth: 31 May 1921 Washington, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: Nov 1943

Place of Induction: Fort McArthur, California

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Dental

Spouse: Janice Schmutz

Children: Bob,

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Name: NISSON, Quentin Alexander of Washington

Mother's Name: Clara Alexander Nisson

Father's Name: Edward Francis Nisson

Serial Number: 396-80-289

Date of Birth: 10 Aug 1918 Washington, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 12 Nov 1941

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Anti Aircraft

Spouse: Gwen Turner

Children: Robert, Garth, June, Mareli, Kelvin

Spent almost two years in Europe. Landing on D Day at Utah Beach continuing on to the
Battle of the Bulge also at the Tiger Operation. At the end of the war he was almost to Austria.

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Name: NISSON, Ralph Francis of Washington

Mother's Name: Clara Alexander Nisson

Father's Name: Edward Francis Nisson

Serial Number: 884-70-18

Date of Birth: 16 Sep 1922 Washington, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 2 Apr 1943

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Navy

Spouse: Ellen Truman

Children: Susan, Dale

Hospitalized 1 May 1943 Scarlet Fever. Served in the Pacific.

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Name: NORD, Rex Clark of St. George

Mother's Name: Mary Jane Kurt Nord

Father's Name: James Oscar Nord

Serial Number: 1013822

Date of Birth: 20 Aug 1915 Weiser, Idaho

Date of Induction: 29 May 1945

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Marine Corps

Spouse: (deceased)

Children: two

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Name: NORDIN, John Andrew of St. George

Mother's Name: Nellie Atkin Nordin

Father's Name: Andrew R. Nordin

Serial Number: 39829091

Date of Birth: 20 Oct 1916 St. George, Washington, Utah

Date of Induction: 12 Aug 1942

Place of Induction: Fort Douglas, Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Army Infantry

Spouse: Pearl Swenson m. 2 Mar 1946 in St. George, Utah.
--Her father was Andrew Swenson of  Duluth, Minnesota.
--Pearl's brothers & Sisters: Ruth, Gladys, Mona, Clifford, Orval. 

John Nordin had a sister Cora.

John and Pearl had no children.

John served under Patton in Germany and was awarded the Bronze Star.
Double pneumonia while serving in Germany. d. 30 Jul 1992

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Name: NORVELL, Austin E. of St. George

Mother's Name: Emma M. Norvell

Father's Name: Edward M. Norvell

Serial Number: 884-89-34

Date of Birth: 1 Oct 1922

Date of Induction: 10 Jul 1943

Place of Induction: Salt Lake City, Utah

Branch of Service: U. S. Naval Reserve

Spouse:

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