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KING, HOMER L.
Pvt. Homer L. King, son of the late Clarence and Mrs. Lillian King, husband of the former Joan Marguartt, attended Corsicana Schools.  Entered service, 1941, trained with Air Corps at Sheppard Field.  Has served in New Guinea, Philippines, now on duty on Luzon.
KING, EDGAR T.
S/Sgt. Edgar T. King, son of the late Clarence E. and Mrs. Lillian King, husband of the former Miss Ima Lee Brannon, attended Corsicana School.  Entered service 1940, trained at Ft. Sam Houston.  Has served in France, Holland, Belgium, and Germany.  Has Bronze Star, Good Conduct, American Defense, E.T.O. Ribbon with 2 Stars.

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KING, VAN D.
Pfc. Van D. King, husband of the former Miss Maudie Kathryn Dunagan, attended Corsicana Schools.  Entered service 1944, trained with the Field Artillery of the Army at Camp Wolters.  Has served in France, Australia, Czechoslovakia, and now on duty in Germany.
KING, MORRIS R.
Pfc. Morris R. King, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. M. King, husband of the former Miss Frances Jean Berry.  Entered service, 1942, trained with Air Corps at Waco Seymour, Fresno, Stuttgart, and Detroit, now on duty in Nevada.  Has Good Conduct Medal.
KING, DARRELL M.
Cpl. Darrell M. King, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. King, attended school at Blooming Grove.  Entered service 1939, trained with the Engineers Co. B. 1299c Bn. at Camp Bowie.  Now on duty on Luzon Island.
KINNEY, ARTHUR B.
Sgt. Arthur B. Kinney, son of Mrs. Allie Montgomery, Corsicana, attended Corsicana High School.  Entered the Army in 1940, trained at Ft. Sam Houston, and Ft. McCoy, Wis.  Has served in England, and France.  Was wounded in Germany, 1945.  He has been awarded the Purple Heart, now on duty in Germany.
KIRK, ADRIAN D.
BN 2/C Adrian D. Kirk, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Kirk, Kerens, Tex., wife of the former Grace Henry, attended Roane School.  Entered the Navy March, 1943, trained at N.T.S., Great Lakes, Ill.  Has served in Atlantic and Mediterranean waters, now on duty on a transport vessel.
KIRK, BILLY R.
Sgt. Billy R. Kirk, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. E. Kirk, Kerens, Texas, attended Roane School.  Entered Army, March 1943, trained at Camp Roberts, Calif.  Camp McCoy, Wis.  Has served in the E.T.O. Campaigns, now on duty in Germany.  Has the Combat Inf. Badge and Good Conduct Medal.
KIRKLAND, JACK F.
Pvt. Jack F. Kirkland, son of Mrs. Natalie Kirkland, graduate from Kerens High School.  Entered Army June 22, 1944, trained at Camp Roberts, Calif.  Has served on New Guinea, now on duty on Luzon.
KISER, ROBERT E.
Pfc. Robert E. Kiser, son of Mr. and Mrs. P. E. Kiser, Corsicana, attended Corsicana High School. Entered National Guard in 1936, trained with Army Air Corps at Brownwood, Camp Blanding, Fla., Ontario, Calif., Camp Edwards, Mass., Will Rogers Field, Okla. City, now on duty in Kansas.

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KITCHEN, CHARLEY W.
Pfc. Charley W. Kitchen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ira Kitchen, attended school at Barry.  Entered the Army in 1942, training at Camp Wallace, Ga., Puerto Rico.  Served in England, France, and Germany where he is now on duty.
KITCHEN, N. A.
Pfc. N. A. Kitchen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ira Kitchen, Blooming Grove.  Attended school at Barry.  Entered the Army in 1943, training at Camp Hulen and Calif.  Is now on duty in Germany. 
KITCHEN, MELVIN C.
S 2/C Melvin C. Kitchen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ira Kitchen, Blooming Grove.  Husband of former Louise Smither.  Attended school at Dawson.  Entered the Navy in 1943.  Trained at Corpus Christi, where he is now on duty.
KLISIEWICZ, FREDDA F.
Cpl. Fredda F. Klisiewicz, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Grantham, Corsicana.  Entered service, 1943.  Trained with Marine Corps Women Reserves at Camp LeJeune, N.C.  Was assigned to Parris Island before being discharged in 1944.
KNIGHT, RUSSELL LOWELL
Sgt. Russell Lowell Knight, son of Mrs. Fannie Knight of Navarro and husband of the former Vercie Smith of Mullin.  Graduated from Navarro High School.  Entered service in 1942.  Trained with the Air Corps at San Antonio, Roswell, New Mex., Ft. Benning, Ca., Jefferson Barracks, Mo., Harlington, Tex., Boise, Idaho, Shepard Field, Lawrenceville, Ind., and Austin Tex.  Wears Gunners Wings and Good Conduct Medal.
KNIGHT, RICHARD WELDON
Pfc. Richard Weldon Knight, son of Mrs. Fannie Knight of Navarro.  Entered the Air Corps in Oct. 1942, training at Waco Army Air Field, Frederick, Okla., Del Rio, Texas and Love Field, Dallas, Tex.  Is now at Love Field with the Air Transport Command.  Wears Good Conduct Medal.
KORMOS, FRANK J.
Lt. Frank J. Kormos, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Kormos, attended Corsicana High School.  Entered service, 1941, training with the Army at Camp Roberts, Ft. Benning, Ft. Knox, and Aberdeen, Maryland.  Served in N. Africa, Sicily, Italy, France, Germany.  Now in Germany.  Has European African, Middle Eastern, American Defense Ribbons.

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  • Frank John Kormos
  • Obituary
  • Restland Cemetery in Dallas.
KORMOS, RUDOLPH A.
S/Sgt. Rudolph A. Kormos, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Kormos.  Graduate of Corsicana High School.  Entered service, 1940.  Trained with the Air Corps at Brooks Field, Air Corps Tech. School at Chanute Field.  Served in England, N. Africa, Sicily, Corsica, Italy.  Discharged 1945.  Has Good Conduct, American Defense, European, African, Middle Eastern Ribbons with twelve Battle Stars Unit Citation.
KORMOS, EUGENE S.
Pvt. Eugene S. Kormos, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Kormos, graduated from Corsicana High School.  Entered service in France, Germany, England, and Czechoslovakia.
KORMOS, LOUIS W.
Sgt. Louis W. Kormos, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Kormos, attended Corsicana High School.  Entered service, 1943, training with Air Corps at Sheppard Field and Chanute Field.  Served in Australia, Dutch East Indies.  Now on duty at Black Island.  Has Good Conduct and Pacific Theater Ribbon.

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