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mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JACKSON, DAVE LAMAR, S 1/c., son of Mrs. Mildred Smith, Shelbyville, attended Shelbyville High. Entered Navy, 1944, trained at San Diego. Served in Philippines, Palau, Okinawa, Marinas and Japan. Awarded Amer. Theater A-P Ribbon with 2 Stars, Phil Campaign with 1 Star and Victory Medal.  Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JACKSON, FLOYD O., T/5, son of Mr.and Mrs. J. B. Jackson, Campti. Entered Army, 1943, trained at Ft. Lewis, Washington and Oregon.  Served in European Theater.   Awarded ETO Ribbon, 5 Battle Stars and GC and Victory Ribbons. Discharged   1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JACKSON, HERMAN B., Pvt., son of Mrs. Lester Corry, Timpson, attended Weaver School. Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Maxie, Texas and Ft.Jackson S.C.   Served in England, France, Belgium and Germany.  Awarded Purple Heart, 2 Battle Stars, GC Medal and Sharpshooter Medal. Wounded in Belgium, 1944, Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JACKSON, THOMAS O., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. McNeal Greer, Center, husband of Olivette Fleming. Entered Army, 1943, trained at Ft. McCelland, Alabama, Ft. Huachuca, Ariz. Served in Italy and Central Europe. Awarded GC Medal, Victory Ribbons and American Theater Medal.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JAMISON, COLUMBUS T., T/5, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. T. Jamison, Patroon, husband of Irene Reynolds, Arkansas.  Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Robinson, Ark.  Served in South Pacific and Okinawa.  Awarded Purple Heart, Combat Inf. and GC Medals, Major Battle Stars. Wounded on Okinawa in 1945.  Discharged 1946.

JETTON, LARUE, son of Ned and Evie Rogers Jetton, Joaquin.

JETTON, MARTIN, son of Ned and Evie Rogers Jetton, Joaquin.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JOHNSON, ALVIN D., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Johnson, husband of Addie Gillis, attended Lamar School.  Entered Service 1945, trained at Camp Hood, Texas. Served in Korea.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JOHNSON, CLAUDE O., Sgt., son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Johnson, Center, husband of Carrie Belle English.  Entered Army, 1941, trained at Ft. Laften, Hawaii. Served in CPA.  Awarded A-P Ribbon with 2 Stars, Amer. Def. with Stars.  Golden Arrow and GC Ribbon.  Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JOHNSON, EDWARD N., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Johnson, Center, husband of Jennie Gills, Center. Entered Army, 1945, trained at Camp Fannin, Texas.  Served in Manila and Okinawa. Awarded Sharpshooter and Good Conduct Medal.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JOHNSON, GRADY L., T/4, husband of Peggy Finklea, Center, attended Center High.   Entered Army, 1943, trained at Camp Roberts, Ca., Ft. Ord, Ca.  Served in New Caledonia and Philippines.  Awarded A-P Ribbon with 1 Battle Star, Victory, GC and Phil. Medals.  Discharged 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JOHNSON, HERMAN L. T/5, son of Mr. and Mrs. John H. Johnson, Tenaha,  attended East Texas Baptist College.  Entered Army 1944, trained at Camp Gordon Johnson, Fla., Camp Beale, Ca.  Served in New Guinea, Leyte and Luzon.  Awarded Philippine Ribbon, 3 Stars, A-P Ribbon, and Legion of Merit and GC Medals.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JOHNSON, JACK C., Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Johnson, Center. Entered Army 1943, trained at Jefferson Barracks, Miss.  Served in New Guinea and Japan. Awarded GC Medal.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JOHNSON, ROYCE E., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Johnson, husband of Maxine McSwain. Entered Army, 1945, trained in Camp Hood, Texas.  Served in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JOHNSON, VESSIE O., Ensign, son of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Johnson, Orange, husband of Abbie D. Eubanks. Entered Merchant Marines in 1943, trained at Ft. Trumbull, New London, Conn. Served in Atlantic and Pacific.  Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JOLLY, DOSSIE, Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Heary, Timpson, graduate of Timpson High.   Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Kohler, Ca and Camp Crowder, Mo.  Served in Pacific-Okinawa.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JOLLEY, CURTIS, Lt., son of Mr. and Mrs. John Jolley, Tenaha, husband of Neva Villanueva, Manila.  P. I., graduate of Tenaha High.  Entered Army and trained at Ft. Sam Houston. Served in Manila, P. I.  Awarded Purple Heart. Wounded on Corregidor. Drowned in China Sea on Japanese Prison Ship with 1,700 others in 1944.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JONES, ARLON E., S/Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. O. E. Jones, Center, husband of Edwina Newbury, attended Center High. Entered Army, 1940, trained at Camp Bowie, Texas and Daniel Field, GA.  Served in England, Africa, Sicily, Italy, Corsica, France, Belgium and Germany.  Awarded 8 Battle Stars, Pres. Citation, ETO and Amer. Def. Ribbons.   Wounded in Italy, 1943.  Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JONES, CARL H. Sgt., son of Mr. and Mr. W. C. Jones, Timpson, graduate of Timpson High. Enlisted in National Guard, 1936, mobilized into Federal Service in 1940, trained at Camp Bowie, Texas,  Died while in training, June 10, 1941.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JONES, EVERETT S., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Jones, Center attended James and Antioch Schools. Entered Army 1941, trained at Camp Wallace and Camp Hulen, Texas.   Served in European Theater. Awarded EAME Ribbon with 5 Bronze Stars, Amer. Def. And GC Medals.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JONES, FRANKLIN O., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Jones, Shelbyville, husband of Eunice Bloomfield.  Entered Army, 1945, trained at Ft. Leivies, Wash, and later stationed at FT. Belvoir, Va.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JONES, JAMES E., Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. S. C. Jones, Center, husband of Mary M. Carpenter, attended Center High.  Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Barkeley and Camp Bowie, Texas.  Served in Europe.  Awarded Amer. Theater EAME Ribbons, 4 Bronze Stars, Victory Medal. Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JONES, JULIUS F., S/1c., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Jones, Center, entered Navy, 1942, trained at San Diego, Ca.  Served in Pacific Theater. Awarded Purple Heart, Amer. Area, A-P and Phil. Lib. Ribbons, 8 Battle Stars, Victory Medal. Wounded in Pacific in 1945. Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JONES, SAM, Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Asa Jones, Center. Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Rucker, Ala and Sethridge, Mich. Served in Siapan. Awarded Asiatic-Pacific Ribbon and GC Medal.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JONES, THOMAS L., T/Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Jones, Timpson, attended Timpson High. Entered Texas National Guard, 1936, mobilized in Federal Service in 1940, trained at Camp Bowie, Texas.  Served in Amer. Coastal Defense Service and Instruction in Inf. replacement training Center. Awarded Amer. Def.  and Amer. Theater Ribbons. Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JONES, WILLIAM D., STM 1/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. Monie Lee Jones, Center. Entered navy, 1944, trained at Bainbridge, Md and Port Hueneme, CA. Served in South Pacific, Siapan, Tokyo Bay and Guam. Awarded GC Medal.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JORDAN, ALVIN H., Pfc., Mr. and Mrs. Dallas L. Jordan, Tenaha, attended Paxton High.   Entered Army, 1943, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas. Served in New Guinea and Luzon. Awarded Arrowhead, A-P Ribbon, 3 Bronze Stars, 3 Ribbons, GC and Victory Medals. Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JORDAN, BURFORD, R., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Jordan, Tenaha.  Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Hulen. Served in CMTO and Italy. Awarded 5 Battle Stars. Wounded in Italy, 1944. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JORDAN, PRICE L., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. Grover Jordan, Shelbyville, husband of Norma Mae Cannon. Entered Army Air Corps, 1940, trained at San Antonio, Texas and Jefferson Barracks, Mo.   Served in India and Burma. Awarded 3 Battle Stars, Pres. Citation and GC Medal. Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JORDON, JEWELL, Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Jordon, Center, husband of Rosa Mae Willoughby. Entered Army Paratroops in 1944, trained at Ft. Benning, Ga.  Served in Negros Island and Pacific. Awarded Purple Heart, South Pacific Ribbon, 1 Battle Star and GC Medal. Wounded on Negros Island in 1945, Where he lost his right leg.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)JORDON, JOHN L., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. Dallas L. Jordan, Tenaha, husband of Dorothy Mae Howard. Entered Army Supply Force in 1944,  trained at New Orleans Air Base.   Served in England, France, Germany and Belgium.  Awarded 3 Stars, 5 Ribbons and Unit Citation. Discharged in 1946.

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mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)KELLY, JAMES W., S/Sgt., son of Mrs. Jessie Kelly, Joaquin, husband of Mabel Hurst, Wigan, England, graduate of San Marcus Academy. Entered Army Air Corps in 1942, trained at Waco, Texas.  Robins Field, Ga. Served in England, France and Germany.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)KENNEDY, JESSE F., S/Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. P. Carl Kennedy, Avery, husband of Mausurene Grant.  Entered Army in 1943, trained at St. Petersburg,   Fla., Utah and N. Mexico.  Served in England, France, Germany, Belgium, Holland Czechoslovakia and Luxembourg. Awarded Purple Heart, 3 Clusters, ETO Ribbon, Pres. Citation and GC Medal. Wounded in Germany, 1945, German POW, escaped April, 1945.   Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)KING, J. B. JR., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. King, Tenaha,   attended Tenaha High. Entered Army Air Corps, 1944, trained at Sheppard Field, South Dakota, Florida, Kansas, Utah, Arizona. Served  at Kearns, Utah as Typist.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)KING, SAM, JR., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam King, Tenaha. Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp George Jordon, Washington.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)KIRKLAND, DAVID B., 3rd Mate, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. M. Kirkland, Joaquin, husband of Bernice Savager, graduate of Joaquin High. Entered Merchant Marines, 1940.   Served on R. P. Smith.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)KIRKLAND, MARSHALL M., Pfc., son of Mr.and Mrs. M. M. Kirkland, Joaquin, husband of Bessie Mae Little. Entered Army, 1940, trained at Ft. Sill, Okla and Camp Gordon, Ga.  Served in France, Normandy, Ardennes, Central Europe. Awarded Campaign Ribbon with 5 Bronze Stars, Amer. Def. and Service Ribbons, GC Medals.  Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)KIRKLAND, WAYMON B., GM 3/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. M. M. Kirkland, Joaquin, Entered Navy 1942, trained at San Diego, CA.  Served on USS Portland for 32 months. Awarded A-P Ribbon With 8 Battle Stars, Phil. Ribbon, 2  Stars, Amer. Theater Ribbon, Victory and GC Medals. Discharged 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)KNIGHT, KIT C., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Knight, Tenaha, graduate of Tenaha High.  Entered Army Air Crop, 1942, trained at Ft. Lewis, Wash., California, Nebraska and Mississippi.  Served in Cairo, Egypt. Awarded Amer. Theater and European Theater Ribbons. Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)KNIGHT, OLIVER B., Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Austin Knight, Cushing, husband of Margie B. Hagler, attended Nacogdoches Jr. College.  Entered Army 1945, trained at Camp Crowder, Mo. and Denver Colo. Served in USA.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)KYLE, JOHN N., BM 1/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. N. Kyle, Timpson, husband of Thelma Hughes, attended Timpson High.  Entered Army, 1940, trained at Camp Bowie and Camp Maxie, Texas, California and Louisiana.  Discharged 1944.

KYLE JOSEPH P.  T/3 Joseph P. Kyle, son of Mr. and Mrs. N. Kyle, Timpson, husband of Thelma Hughes, attented Timpson High. Entered Army in 1940, trained at Camp Bowie and Camp Maxie, Texas. California and Louisiana. Discharged in 1944
 

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mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LACY, JOHN N., BM 1/c son of Mr. and Mrs. E. T. Lacy, Center, husband of Zelma Palmer, attended Center High. Entered Navy Reserve in 1942, re-enlisted at Houston, Texas.  Sent to Corpus Christi for 2 years duty.  Served aboard USS Albermarie in Amer. Theater, Pacific and European Theaters. Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LAMPLEY, DOUGLAS H., Cpl., son of Mr.and Mrs. J. I. Lampley, Joaquin, husband of Irene Halcomb, attended Brady School.  Entered Army, 1939, trained at Ft. Sam Houston, Camp McCoy, Wis.  Served in Ireland, England, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany an Czechoslovakia.  Awarded ETO Ribbon with 5 Battle Stars and Amer. Def. Ribbon. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LAMPLEY, IRA J., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. I. Lampley, Joaquin, husband of Mattie Ruth Clifton, Mable, La., attended Converse School. Entered Army 1942, trained at Ft. Sam Houston, Texas.  Served in England, France, Belgium, Luxembourg and Germany. Awarded ETO Ribbon with 4 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LANGHORNE, TOM W., MM 2/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Langhorne, Timpson, husband of Irene Barnes. Entered Seabees, 1945, trained at Camp Endicott, Davisville, R. I. Served in Pearl Harbor and Guam

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LANSFORD, HENRY M. MM 2/c., son of Mr. and Mr. J. E. Busbee, Center, attended Center High. Entered Navy 1942, trained at San Diego, Ca.  Served in Pacific, Okinawa, Guam, New Guinea, Japan, Samar and Lyte.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LANSFORD, JOHN G., F 1/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Busbee, Center, husband of Ollie Myers, attended Center High.  Entered Navy, 1942, trained at San   Diego, Ca.  Served in Philippines, New Guinea, Guam, Leyte and Samar.   Discharged in1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LARGENT, T. C., Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. C. U. Largent, Joaquin, husband of Vera Sherwood, London, England, graduate of Center High.  Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Perry, Ohio and Camp Breauregard, La.  Served in ETO. Awarded ETO Ribbon, Meritorious Service Award and ATO Ribbon.  Discharged, 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LATHAM, KEMPER J., Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. G. R. Latham, husband of Claribel Bryan, graduate of Longview High.  Entered Marines, 1945, trained at Parris Island, SC, Camp Lejeune, NC and Camps Pendleton and Oceanside, Ca.  Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LATHAM, THOMAS O., Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Latham, Center, attended Texas College, Tyler. Entered Army, 1942, trained at Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo. and Ft. Bragg, N.C.  Served in . Awarded ETO Ribbons with 3 Battle Stars. Defense Ribbon and GC Ribbon. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LATHAM, WILLIAM P., Pfc., son of Mrs., Annie Latham, Center, husband of Maud Lee.  attended Dreka School. Entered Army, 1943, trained at Camp Fannin, Texas and Meade, Md.  Served in England, France, Belgium and Germany.  Awarded ETO Ribbon, Purple Heart, GC Medal. Wounded in France and German in1944.  Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LATIMER, LEON, Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Latimer, Joaquin, husband of Martha Jean Sims,  attended Jackson School.  Entered Army, 1943, trained at Camp Butner, NC.  Discharged in 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LAWSON, GLENN H. Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Hobson Lawson, Center,   attended Center High. Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas and FT. Ord, Ca.  Served in Philippines with 35 Rec. 25th Div. Awarded A-P Ribbon with 1 Bronze Star, Phil. Lib. Ribbon, Victory and GC Medals.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LAWSON, HAPPY, son of  Mr. and Mrs. Hobson Lawson, Center, attended Center High.  Entered Merchant Marines in 1945, trained at St. Petersburg, Fla. Served in South Pacific. Awarded Overseas Medal, Amer. Atlantic. Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LAWSON, HEARNE, JR., T/Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Lawson, Center, graduated of Center High. Entered Army Air Corps, 1941, trained at Kelly  Field and Del Rio, Texas.  Served in Palaman Island and Luzon.  Awarded Amer. Def. Amer. Theater. A-P with 2 Stars, Phil. Lib. with 1 Star, Ribbons.  Discharged 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LAWSON, JAMES H., Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Lawson, Center, graduate of Center High.  Entered Army Air Corps, 1942, trained at Gulfport, Miss.   Technical Training School, Baltimore, Md. Served in England, France, Germany and Belgium.  Awarded Amer. Theater, EAME Ribbons, GC and Victory Medals. Discharged 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LAWSON, JOEL H. Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. Hobson Lawson, Center, graduate of Center High.  Entered Army, 1943, trained at Ft. Ord, Ca.  Served in New Guinea, Bismark Archipelago and Philippines.  Awarded A-P Ribbon with 2 Bronze Stars, Phil. Lib. Ribbon, GC Medal, Four Oversea Bars and Victory Medal.  Discharged in 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LAWSON, MARIE F., Ens., daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Lawson, Center, graduate of Center High.  Entered Navy, 1945 trained at Southern Baptist Hospital, New Orleans, La. and San Diego, Ca.  Served in San Diego,Ca.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LAWSON, RUTH R., Ens., daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Lawson, Center, graduate of Center High. Entered Navy in 1945, trained at Southern Baptist Hospital, New Orleans, La., San Diego, Ca.  Served in San Diego.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LEE, ALVIN T. S 2/c., son of Mrs. W. C. Lee, Shelbyville, attended Shelbyville High. Entered Navy, 1944, trained in San Diego and Hawaii. Served on Ship in Pacific.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LEE, JOHNNIE M., Cpl.   son of Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Lee, Shelbyville, attended Longview High.  Entered Army, 1941, trained at Ft. Mills, P. I.  Served in Battle at Corregidor and taken POW.  Died in 1942 in Camp Cabanatum, P. I.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LEE, WILLIAM B., T/Sgt., son R. D. Lee, Zavalla, La., husband of Lillie A. Eddins, attended Shelbyville High.  Entered Army Air Corps, 1941, trained at Jefferson Barracks, Mo. Served in   India and China. Awarded AD, ATO, APO, 1 Bronze Star, Dist. Unit Badge, Ribbons, Re-enlisted in Regular Army.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LEMLEY, CHESTER, L., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. a. Lemley, Joaquin, attended Paxton High.  Entered Army Air Corps, 1943, trained at Sheppard Field, Texas. Served in Air Corps, in Kawajalein, Island, Discharged 1945.


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LEWIS, VALYN, Cadet Nurse, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E.B. Lewis, Center, graduate of Center High.  Entered Cadet Nurse, 1944, trained at Memorial Hospital, Houston and Highland Hospital, Shreveport, La.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LIEM, EDWIN MAUND, Lt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Liem, Center, attended Texas A&M.  Entered Seabees, 1942, trained in Norfolk, Va.  Served in Hawaii, invasion of Guam, and Pacific.   Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LIGHTFOOT, CHARLES, G., son of Mr. and Mrs. C. G. Lightfoot, Timpson, graduate of Timpson High. Entered Navy, 1945, trained in San Diego.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LIGHTFOOT, NELSON, S/Sgt., son of J. B. Lightfoot, Choice, entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Ringgold and Brownwood, Texas.  Served in ETO. Among first to Enter Berlin.  Discharged, 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LILLY, ALKUS H., Pvt., son of Mrs. Lula Lilly, Stockman, attended Timpson High. Entered Army, trained at Ft. Sam Houston and Camp Roberts, Ca.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LILLY, ORREN L., Pfc., son of Mrs. Lula Lilly, Stockman, attended Timpson High. Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Callan, Ca. and Camp Miles Standish, Mass.  Served in Transportation Corps, America.  Awarded GC Medal.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LISTER, EARL, T/5, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Lister, Center, Entered Army Air Corps, 1942, trained at MacDill Field, Fla.  Served in New Guinea and Philippines. Awarded SWPA Ribbon with 3 Battle Stars, Philippine Ribbon and American Defense Ribbon. Discharged in 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LOCKE, RICHARD R., Pfc., son of Mr.and Mrs. J. W. Bridges, Tenaha, graduate of Center High.  Entered Army Air Corps, 1943, trained at Sheppard Field, N. Mexico, Wisconsin and North Carolina. Served in India.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LOVELL, HOWARD L. Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Bud Lovell, Center, attended Shelbyville High.  Entered Army, 1939, trained in San Diego, Ft. Bliss and Ft. Crockett.  Served in  England, France, and Italy.  Awarded Purple Heart, Pres. Citation, GC EAME, and ETO Ribbons,   Killed in Action  in Italy., 1944.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LOVING, HOWARD, T/5, son of Mr.and Mrs. Elza Loving, Center, attended Center High. Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Barkeley.  Served in France, Germany and Central Europe.  Awarded EAME, 4 Bronze Stars. GC, Dist. Unit Badge, and Combat Inf. Badge Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LUMAN, E. C., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Luman, Center, husband of Iva Joy McSwain, attended Martinsville High. Entered Army Air Corps, 1943, trained at Sheppard Field Texas and Georgia. Served in England. Awarded GC, ETO, ATO, Victory and Pres. Citation Ribbons. Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LUNSFORD, SAM A., Y 3/c, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lunsford, Center, attended Texas U.  Entered Navy, 1943, trained in Corpus Christi. Served in Philippines.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LUMAN, REDELL, Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Jess Luman, Center, attended Center High. Entered Army, 1945, trained at Camp Hood.  Served in Manilal and Japan.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LYLES, SANDERS T., 1st Lt., son of Mrs. D P. Lyles, Center, graduate of Rice Institute and Southwestern Seminary. Entered Army, 1940, trained at Ft. Sam Houston. Served in India, Burma and Africa. Awarded AD, GC, APO and Victory Ribbons. Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LYNCH, ARTHUR C., S 2/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. T. W. Lynch, Orange, husband of Marceline Parker, attended Shelbyville High.  Entered Seabees in 1945, trained in San Diego.  Served in Pearl Harbor.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LYNCH, GEORGE L., SC 3/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. Elmus A. Lynch, Shelbyville, attended Shelbyville High. Entered Navy, 1942, trained in San Diego. Served in Attu, Kiska and Marshalls. Awarded 2 Battle Stars.  Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LYNCH, ROBERT T., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. Elmus A. Lynch, Shelbyville, attended Shelbyville High.  Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Adair, Ore. Served on Leyte and Okinawa. Awarded Purple Heart, Bronze Star, APO, 2 Stars.  Wounded on Okinawa in 1944.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)LYNCH, S. J., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. Elmus A. Lynch, Shelbyville, husband of Callye Vaughn, attended Dreka High. Awarded Victory Medal. Discharged 1945.

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mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MAHAN EDWARD W., Sgt, enlisted in the U.S. Army November 5,1940.  Basic training at Dodd Field, SanAntonio, Texas.  Served in th states and took part in the Ski Training and winter maneuvers in Iron Mountions Minn.   Served in Ireland, Wales, England.  Took part in teh Normandy invasion.   Served in northern France and Rhineland.  Awarded the usual citations, plus Purple Heart with an Oak Leaf Cluster and Bronze Star.  Discharged in 1945

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MAJORS, CHARLIE D.,Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Majors, Paxton, attended Paxton High.  Entered Army, 1941, trained in New Jersey, Oregon, Washington and California.  Served in South pacific.  Killed in Action in Manus Island, 1944.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MANGRUM, MARVIN L. SR., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Addie Souell, Center, husband of Nell Avery.  Entered Marines in 1945, trained in North Carolina and S. Carolina. Discharged , 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MANSHACK, MARLIN D., Pvt., son of D. A. Manshack, Campti, attended School at Campti.  Entered Army, 1942, trained at Ft. Jackson, S.C., Ft. Benning, Ga., Camp Blanding, Fla. Camp Atterbury, Ind.   Awarded ETO, ATO and Victory Ribbons, GC Medal Purple Heart, Combat Inf. Badge, Wounded in France, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MARSHALL, OTIS C., S 1/c., son of Mr.and Mrs. L. E. Marshall, Timpson, attended Timpson School.  Entered Navy, 1943, trained in San Diego.  Served in Amer. Theater, Pacific Theater and Philippines. Discharged, 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MARTIN, ROBERT B. S/Sgt. son of Mrs. Gracie Harbison, Center, attended Center High.  Entered Army, 1943, trained in California, Florida, Washington.   Served in Aleutians, Ryukyus, and Western Pacific.  Awarded Victory Ribbon, 4 Overseas Bars, GC Medal, A-P Ribbon with 3 Bronze Stars, Meritorious Unit Award. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MARTIN, WILLIE H. Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Martin, Neuville, husband of Melba Gay Hammer.  Entered Army, 1942, trained at Ft. Ringgold, Texas and Camp Van Dorn, Miss.  Served in Europe. Awarded ETO Ribbon, 2 Battle Stars, Amer. Def. Ribbon, Legion of Merit, GC Medal and Pres. Citation.  Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MASK, BERNARD H. Cpl., Choice, attended Texas A&M.  Entered Army Air Corps, 1942, trained at Kelly, Bruce and Goodfellow Fields, Texas.  Served in European Theater.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MASON, CARTER L., T/5, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Mason, Joaquin, graduate of Joaquin High.  Entered Army, 1945, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas and Camp Rucker, Ala.  Served in Amer. Theater of OP and Southwest Pacific.  Awarded Expert Marksman Medal and PTO Ribbon.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MASON, WILLIE A., Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Mason, Joaquin, graduate of Joaquin High. Entered Army Air Corps, 1942, trained at Sioux Falls, S.D. and Orlando Fla.  Served in Europe.  Awarded ETO Ribbon with 5 Battle Stars, GC Medal, Victory Ribbon, Meritorious Service Plaque, and Belgium Fleur De Jeur.  Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MASSEY, DAVIS, S 1/c., son of Mrs. Lula Massey, Paxton, attended Paxton High.  Entered Navy, 1943, trained in San Diego. Served in South Pacific.  Awarded A-P Campaign Ribbon with 5 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MASSEY DRAVIS C., Sgt., son of Mrs. Lula Massey, Paxton, attended Paxton High.  Entered Army Air Corps, 1929, trained at Barksdale Field, La., Ft. Benning, Ga.  Served in South Pacific. POW for 4 years.  Awarded A-P Campaign and Pre-Pearl Harbon Ribbons, GC Medal.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MASSEY, JOHN C., Pvt., son of Mrs. Lula Massey, Paxton, attended Paxton High.  Entered Army, 2943, trained at Ft. Sam Houston, Texas.  Discharged 1944.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MAY, DONALD C., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. A. O. May, Joaquin, graduate of Joaquin High.  Entered Army, 1941, trained at Ft. Sam Houston, Sheppard Field, Denver, Colo.  Served in England. Discharged 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MAY, STARLIN, Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. May, Joaquin, husband of Lucille Laughlin, graduate of Joaquin High. Entered Army Air Corps, 1942, trained in Hondo, Texas. Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCCRARY, AUDREY E. 1st Lt., daughter of Sylvan S. and Elizabeth McCrary, Joaquin.  After the war she married William F. Hall.  She is a graduated of Joaquin High School.  Enter the Army Nurse Corps 1942, trained at Camp Howze, Texas and Brook Army Hospital, Ft. Sam Houston, Texas.  Served in European Theater as Operating Room Nurse in 40th General Hospital in Northern France. Awarded EAME Campaign medal with 1 bronze service Star. Discharged in 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCCARY, JOE A., Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. McCary, Shelbyville, attended Dreka School. Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Fannin, Texas. Served in Manila.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCCAULEY, CLEBURNE, Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. John McCauley, Center, Entered Army, 1943, trained at Camp Barkeley, Texas.  Served in US.  Discharged,1943.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCCAULEY, LAURIE, Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. McCauley, Center.  Entered Marines, 1943, trained in San Diego, Santa Barbara, Ca. Served in South and Central Pacific. Awarded Pres. Unit Citation, Bronze Star, Naval Citation, Amer. Theater, A-P and Philippine Ribbons, 5 Battle Stars, Wounded in Palau, 1944.  Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCCLANE, DELTON T., Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. C. H. McClane, Center, husband of Lela Riley.  Entered Army, 1941, trained at Ft. Monmouth, N. J., Camp Bowie, Texas. Served in Africa, Italy, Germany, and France.  Awarded GC Medal, Amer. Def. Ribbon, EAME Campaign Ribbon with 3 Battle Stars.  Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCCORD, FERRIS D., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. G. V. McCord, Center, attended Rockford High.  Entered Army, 1943, trained at Camp Wheeler, Ga.  Served in England, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Czechoslovakia and Germany.  Awarded Purple Heart, Bronze Star and OLC, ETO Ribbon, 5 Battle Stars, GC Medal and Combat Inf. Badge.  Wounded in France, 1944. Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCCULLUM, BRYAN, JR., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Bryan McCullum, Center,  Entered Marines in 1942, trained at Camps Elliott, Gillespie, Pendleton and parachute Training School.  Served in Villa Lavilla, Bougainville and Iwo Jima.  Awarded Purple Heart, Unit Citation, Rifleman Medal, A-P Ribbon, 3 Battle Stars.  Killed in Action on Iwo Jima, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCDANIEL, JASPER L., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar McDaniel, Tenaha, graduate of Tenaha High. Entered Army, 1943, trained at Camp Shelby, Miss.  Served in France, Germany and Austria. Awarded ETO Ribbon with 3 Battle Stars, Combat Inf. Badge and GC Medal.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCDANIEL, JAMES A., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar McDaniel, Tenaha. Entered  Army Air Corps, 1943, trained in Tampa, Fla.  Served in Mediterranean and Africa. Awarded Purple Heart and GC Medals.  Killed in Action in 1944 over the Mediterranean.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCDANIEL, MONROE DALE, Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. M. McDaniel, Joaquin, attended Center Schools.  Entered Marines, 1942, trained in San Diego. Served in New Zealand, Bougainville, Guam.    Awarded A-P Ribbon. Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCDANIEL, RICHARD E., PHM 1/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. M. McDaniel, Joaquin, husband of Ella Mae Reedy, graduate of Center High.  Entered Navy, 1941, trained in San Diego. Served on USS Columbia in Solomons and other Areas. Awarded Amer. Def., ATO, A-P Ribbons, GC Medal.    Discharged, 1945.     

MCDONALD, HOWARD J.  SGT, son of Mr. and Mrs. L.J. McDonald, Shelbyville, attended Shelbyville High. Entered Army 1945. Trained at Camp Maxie, Texas, Camp Rucker, Alabama, and Camp Adair, Oreg. Served in Hawaii. Awarded Rifle Badge.

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MCEACHERN, LEONARD S., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. L. K. McEachern, San Augustine, husband of Minnie M. Chevealier, attended San Augustine High.  Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Roberts, Ca. Served in Australia, New Guinea. Awarded GC Medal, Battle Star, A-P Ribbon. Discharged in 1944.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCFADDEN, MARVIN L., Sgt., son of Mrs. Eva McFadden, Timpson, husband of Audrey Lynn Flatt, attended San Augustine High.  Entered Army, 1943, trained in Indiantown Gap, Penn and Wilmingrton, Ca.  Served in Australia, New Guinea, Philippines and Japan. Awarded 4 Bronze Stars, GC Medal.  Discharged in 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCFATTER, LEON D., T/4, son of Mr. and Mrs. T. W. McFatter, Port Arthur, husband of Lucille Jenkins. Entered Army Signal Corps in1942, trained at Camp Kohler, Ca., Camp Crowder, Mo., Los Angeles and Philadelphia.  Served in Italy and Africa. Awarded EAME Ribbon, GC Medal, Meritorious Unit Award and Victory Ribbon. Discharged, 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCGEE, THOMAS E., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. E. McGee, Center, graduate of Center High. Entered Army Air Corps, 1942, trained at Ellington Field, Sheppard Field, Randolph Field, Texas, Frederick AAF, Okla, Dodge City, Kan. Served at Randolph Field, Awarded GC and Air Medals.  Wounded in 1943. Discharged 1944.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCKENZIE, EMMETT E., Pvt., son of Mrs. W. A. McKenzie, Shelbyville, attended Shelbyville High. Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Hood, Texas. Served in Leyte, Luzon, Hawaii, Philippines, Manchuria, Korea and Veanella.  Awarded A-:P Ribbon, 1 Star, Victory and GC Medals.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCKENZIE, ERNEST L., Pfc., son of Mrs. W. A. McKenzie, Shelbyville, graduate of Shelbyville High.  Entered Army,1 942, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas.  Served in Africa, Italy and Sicily. Awarded EAME Ribbon with 3 Stars, Purple Heart, Oak Leaf Cluster, Amer. Defense, Inf. Combat Badge with Wreath, Victory and GC Medals. Wounded twice in Italy, 1944.  Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCKINNEY, VINCENT E., Pfc., son of Mr. an Mrs. E. N. McKinney, Choice, attended Camp Worth. Entered Army, 1944, trained at San Diego Ca., Camps Hulen, Marcey.  Served on Luzon and in Tokyo.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCLENDON, MAURICE B., Sgt., son of Mrs. Barto McLendon, Center, attended Center High. Entered Army Air Corps, 1944, trained at Sheppard Field, Texas, Burbanks, Nevada, Nebraska, S. Dakota and New Mexico. Received Wings at Las Vegas, Nev., 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCLENDON, WILL L., S 1/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. C. McLendon, Center, attended Baylor University and graduate of University of Texas. Entered Naval Reserve in 1943, trained in Mississippi College, University of Texas (v-12), University Notre Dame, Great Lakes, Ill. and San Bruno, Ca.   Discharged in 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCLEROY, CHARLES R., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. McLeroy, Timpson, Attended Gary High.  Entered Marines, 1943, trained Camp Pendleton, Oceanside and San Diego, Ca. Served on Iwo Jima and Japan.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCLEROY, CHESTER, S/Sgt., son of Mrs. Grace McLeroy and the Late E. J. McLeroy, Center, husband of Velma Wheeler, graduate of  SFA, Nacogdoches.  Entered Army, 1941, trained at Camp Grant, Ill.   Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCLEROY, E. JACK, Capt., son of Mrs. Grace McLeroy and the late E. J. McLeroy, Center, attended Texas U. Law School.   Entered Army, 1942, trained at Ft. Sam Houston. Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCLEROY, ROBERT L., T/5, son of Mrs. Grace McLeroy and the late E. J. McLeroy, Center, attended Texas U.  Entered Army, 1945, trained at Camp Hood, Texas.  Served in Pacific Theater.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCLEROY, TOM R., T/Sgt., son of Mrs. Grace McLeroy and the late E. J. McLeroy, Center, graduate of Texas U. Law School.   Entered Army, 1943, trained at Ft. Sam Houston.   Served in European Theater.  Awarded ETO Ribbon, 5 Battle Stars and Amer. Defense Ribbon. Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCLEROY, VERNON H. son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. McLeroy, Timpson, attended Timpson High.   Entered Marines, 1943, trained in California, entered Merchant Marines, 1944.   Served in Pacific, Atlantic, Mediterranean, Middle East War Areas.  Served on Turkey Island.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCMURTREY A. H. JR., Cpl., son of Mrs. Edit West, Center, graduate of Center High.   Entered Marines, 1943, trained in San Diego. Served on Siapan, Tinlan, Okinawa and Marianas.  Awarded Purple Heart, 3 Stars and Pres. Citation. Wounded on Siapan, 1944, Discharged, 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCSWAIN, DELMAS C., S 1/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. A. P. McSwain, Center, husband of Lucille Allen,  attended Mt. Pleasant High. Entered Seabees, 1945, trained in San Diego. Served in Hawaii, Marshalls and Kwajalein Island.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCSWAIN, E. C., Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Leo McSwain, Mt. Harmon, husband of Gwinnon Hopkins, graduate of Camp Worth High.   Entered Merchant Marines, 1943, trained at St. Petersburg, Fla.  Served in ETO.  Entered Marines, 1945, trained in San Diego and Bartow, Ca.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCSWAIN, JAMES L., Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. R. McSwain, Center, attended Camp Worth High. Entered Army Air Corps, 1945, trained at Sheppard Field and Greensboro, N.C.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCSWAIN, LESTER W., 1st.Lt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie McSwain, Choice, husband of Barbara Griffets of England, graduate of Shelbyville High.  Entered Army Air Corps, 1940, trained at Hamilton, Stockton and Bakersfield, Ca.  Served in  England, France and Germany.  Awarded Silver Star.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MCSWAIN, OREN E., AB Merchant Seaman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie McSwain, Choice, attended Center High. Entered Merchant Marines, 1942, trained in St. Petersburg, Fla.   Served in ETO and PTO.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MENEFEE, DON M. S 1/c., son of Mr.and Mrs. G. W. Menefee, Center, attended Center High.   Entered Navy, 1944, trained in San Diego.  Served in Pacific.

MELTON, PRICE, Pfc. son of Mr. and Mrs. S.T. Melton, Tenaha, Husband of Maude Fowler, graduate of Tenaha High. Entered Army Air Corps 1943, trained in Florida. Served in Italy. Awarded Campaign Medal and 9 Bronze Stars and Dist. Unit Bade with 1 OLC. Discharged in 1945
 

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MENEFEE, WILLIAM R., 1st.Lt., son of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Menefee, Center, graduate of Center High.  Entered Army Air Corps, 1943, trained at Sheppard and Foster Fields, Texas.  Served on Iwo Jima and Japan.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)METCALF, EDGAR L., S 2/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. W.J. Metcalf, Center, attended Center High.  Entered Navy,1945, trained at San Diego.  Served in China.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MIDDLETON, MARTIN M., Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. D. P. Middleton, Center, husband of Shirley Fay Booth, graduate of Tyler Commercial College. Entered Army Air Corps, 1944, trained at Keesler Field, Miss, Mather Field, Ca and Arizona.  Served in Manila, Okinawa and Japan. Discharged in 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILFORD, JOHNNIE E., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. A. F. MIlford, Timpson, attended Timpson High. Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Roberts, Ca and Camp Berkeley, Texas.   Served in Guadalcanal, Russells, New Caledonia and Luzon. Awarded APO, 1 Bronze Star, Phil. Lib., GC and Victory Ribbons.   Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILFORD, ORAN H. T/4, son of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Milford, Timpson, attended Timpson High. Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Adair, Ore and Ft. Lewis, Wash.  Served in England, France, Belgium, Holland, Germany, Philippines and Japan. Awarded ATO, EAME, 2 Bronze Stars, APO, Phil. Lib. and Victory Ribbons.  Discharged in 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLER, CALVIN, Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. C.F. Miller, Tenaha, Texas,  served in the Coastal Artillery in the Phillipines 1942-1934.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLER, CHARLES E., Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Miller, Tenaha, attended Tenaha High.  Entered Army, 1945, trained at Camp Roberts and San Francisco, CA.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLER, JOHN R., S/Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Miller, Center, graduate of Center High. Entered Army, 1942, trained at Ft. Lewis, Wash. and Camp White, Ore. Served in Philippines and Okinawa. Awarded Purple Heart and 3 Stripes.  Killed in Action on Okinawa, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLER, JOHN HENRY, Gm/3c, son of Mr. and Mrs. C.F. Miller, Tenaha, Texas, served in the Naval Armed Guard in the South Pacific 1943 - 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLER, MARSHEL H. Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Miller, Shelbyville, attended Shelbyville High.  Entered Army 1945, trained in Pennsylvania, New York and Washington.  Served in New Guinea, Admiraitys, Philippines and Japan.  Awarded APO, 3 Battle Stars, GC, Phil. Lib. and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.    

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLER, VERA MAE, Y/3c, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C.F. Miller, Tenaha, Texas, served in the WAVES at Great Lakes Illinois. 1943-1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLS, CHARLES W., S 1/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilson Mills, Timpson, graduate of Timpson High. Entered Navy, 1943, trained in San Diego.  Served in South Pacific and ETO.  Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLS, F. M., CCM, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Mills, Center, husband of Edith Hooker, graduate of Center High. Entered Seabees, 1943. Served in Pearl Harbor. Awarded GC Medal. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLS, GERALD D., S 1/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilson Mills, Timpson, graduate of Timpson High. Entered Navy, 1945, trained in San Diego. Served in South Pacific.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLS, L. Z., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Horace Lee Mills, Center, graduate of Center High.  Entered Marines, 1943, trained at Camp Pendleton. Served in Pacific in Battle of Iwo Jima and Japan.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MILLS, WILLIAM L. S 1/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. Elza Mills, Center, Attended Baylor U. Entered Navy, 1943, trained in San Diego. Served in Pacific. Awarded 5 Battle Stars, Phil. Lib., 1 Star, AD, Navy Unit Commendation and GC Ribbons.  Discharged, 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MITCHELL, CURTIS, Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Mitchell, Joaquin, attended Joaquin High.  Served in France, Germany, and Central Europe. Awarded GC, Victory, EAME, 3 Bronze Stars and ATO Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MITCHELL, CURTIS C., Cpl., son of Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Mitchell, Joaquin, attended Patroon High. Entered Army Air Corps, 1941, trained at Sheppard Field. Served in England. Awarded GC Medal. Discharged, 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MITCHELL, ROY H., T/4, son of Mr. and Mr. A. L. Mitchell, Joaquin, husband of Elladee Smith, attended Patroon High.   Entered Army, 1940, trained at Ft. Sam Houston.   Served in Ireland, Belgium,  and Germany.  Awarded Purple Heart and GC Medal.  Killed in Action in Germany, 1944.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MITCHELL, RUFUS C., T/Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Mitchell, Joaquin, husband of Jerry Bahanon, attended Patroon High. Entered Army, 1939, trained at Ft. Sam Houston. Served in Panama, England, Belgium and Germany. Awarded GC Medal. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MOORE, JOHNNIE, S/Sgt., son of Mrs. Mary McWilliam, Center, Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Claiborne, La.  Served in England, France and Germany. Awarded 3 Stars, Victory Ribbon and GC Medal. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MOORE, BERNICE OSWALT, Y 2/c., daughter of J. L. Oswalt, Shelbyville. Entered WAVES, 1944, trained at Hunter College, N.Y. and San Diego.   Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MOORE, RAYMOND W., 1st.Lt., son of Mr. and Mrs. B. H. Williford, Joaquin, husband of Jeannette Smith, graduate of Joaquin High. Entered Army Air Corps, 1942, trained in N. Carolina, Oklahoma and Texas.   Served in Italy, Yugoslavia, Austria and Germany. Awarded Air Medal and 1 OLC and ETO Ribbon with 3 Battle Stars.  Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MORRIS, ALTON,  1st.Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. P. S. Morris, Shelbyville, attended Huxley School. Entered Army, 1941, trained at Ft. Bliss, Texas, Camps White and Adair, Ore. and Ft. Leonard, Wood, Mo.    Served in Battle of Bulge, France, and Battle of Rhine, Germany. Awarded ETO Ribbon with 2 Stars and Pre-Pearl Harbor Ribbon.   Re-enlisted in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MORRIS, ARTHUR E., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Morris, Tenaha, Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Roberts, Ca. Served in Japan.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MORRIS, BRUCE, son of  Mr. and Mrs. P. S. Morris, Shelbyville, graduate of Shelbyville High.  Entered Merchant Marines, 1945, trained at St. Petersburg, Fla.   Served in South Pacific.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MORRIS, CARL, S 1/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. P. S. Morris, Shelbyville, husband of Lurline Fleming, graduate of Shelbyville High. Entered Navy, 1944, trained at San Diego and Morro Bay, CA.  Served in Honolulu and Okinawa.  Awarded A-P Ribbon with 1 Star and Amer. Theater Ribbon. Discharged, 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MORRIS, CHARLIE, S/Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. P. S. Morris, Shelbyville, attended Huxley School.  Entered Army Air Corps, 1941, trained at Lowry Field, Colo and Kirbley Field, N.M.  Served in New Guinea and Philippines.  Awarded Pre-Pearl Harbor Ribbon, A-P Ribbon with 3 Stars. Amer. Theater and Phil. Ribbons with 2 Stars. Re-enlisted in 1946.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MOORE, ELVIN R., Pvt., son of  Will and Tempie Moore, Shelbyville. Entered the U.S. Air Force after High School.  He served in Europe and North Africa. Discharged 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MORRIS, FRANK E., T/5, son of Mr. and Mrs. P.S. Morris, Shelbyville, graduate of Huxley High.  Entered Army, 1942, trained at Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo. and Camp Sutton, N.C..   Served in Canada, Alaska, Australia, New Guinea and Philippines.  Awarded ATO, APO, 2 Battle Stars, Phil. Lib., 1 Battle Star Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MURRAY, JAMES O., Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Resa Murray, Center, attended Cooper School.  Entered Army, 1942, trained at Ft. Warren, Wyo., Camp Shelby, Miss, and Camp Sutton, N.C.  Served in France, Belgium, Holland, Luxembourg and Germany.   Awarded ETO Ribbon with 5 Stars and GC Medal.   Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MURRAY, SAMMY G., Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Murray, Center, husband of Mary Frances Stewart, graduate of Center High. Entered Army 1945, trained at Camp Hood, Texas and Ft. Sill, Okla.  Served in USA.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MURPHREE, BOB M. Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Dovie Murphree, Tenaha, attended Center High.  Entered Army Air Corps in 1943,  trained at Sheppard Field, Texas and Euphrata, Wash. Served ETO/ Awarded ETO Ribbon with 4 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MURPHREE, CHARLES G., S 2/c., son of Mr. and Mrs. Dovie Murphree, Teneha, attended   Center  High.  Entered Army Medical Corps 1942, trained at Camp Barkeley, Texas. Served in ETO. Awarded ETO Ribbon with 4 Stars. Discharged, 1945.

MURPHREE, PHILLIP E. Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Dovie Murphree, Tenaha, attended Center High. Entered Army Medical Corps in 1942, trained at Camp Barkeley, Texas. Served in Eto. Awarded ETO Ribbon with 4 Stars. Discharged 1946.

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MYERS, DONALD, T/Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Myers, Shelbyville, husband of Wilene Hancock.  Entered Army, 1942. trained at Ft. Clayton. Served in Panama, Equador, Guatemala, Phoenix Islands, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium and England. Awarded Purple Heart with 3 Clusters, ETO Ribbon with 3 Stars, A-P Amer. Defense, GC Ribbons and Com . Inf. Badge. Wounded in Pacific, Germany and Luxembourg. Discharged in 1945.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MYERS, JAMES H., S/Sgt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Myers, Shelbyville, Entered Army 1941, trained at Ft. McKinley and Philippines,  attended stereoscopic school.   Served in Philippines, Bataan, Correidor. Japanese POW in May, 1942.  Freed in Manchuria by Russians, August, 1945.  Awarded A-P Ribbon, 3 Stars, Amer. Def., Pre-Pearl A-P Ribbon, 3 Stars, Phil. Def. Ribbons, Pres. Citation with 2 Clusters, Soldier's Medal with Silver Star, Com. Inf. Badge, Purple Heart with 2 Clusters, Wounded at Bataan 4 Times and Corregidor 1 time.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MYERS, HAROLD, Pfc., son of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Myers, Shelbyville.  Entered Army, 1945,  trained at Camp Hood, Texas and Seattle, Wash. Awarded GC Medal.

mil_gif_usa.gif (194 bytes)MYERS, WOODROW, Pvt., son of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Myers, Shelbyville, husband of Pauline Vaden. Entered Army Air Corps, 1945.   Trained at Sheppard Field, Texas.

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