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BROWN, R. M.
Lt. R. M. Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Brown, attended school at Emhouse.  Wife is the former Beatrice LaRough.  Entered the Army in 1940, training at Ft. Benning, Ga.  Served in European Theater.  Wounded 5 times.  Now at Hospital at Ft. Devens, Mass.  Has Purple Heart, 4 Clusters, ETO and Good Conduct Ribbon, Presidential Citation, Silver Wreath.
BROWN, CLIFTON R.
Cpl. Clifton R. Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Brown, attended school at Emhouse.  Wife is the former Marie Smith.  Entered the Army in 1942, training at Little Rock.  Served in Alaska, and is now on duty at Camp Hood.
BROWN, JAMES E.
Sgt. James E. Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Brown, attended school at Emhouse.  Entered the Army 1942, training at El Paso and Little Rock.  Served 27 months in Iceland and in England, France where he is now on duty.
BROWN, OREN B.
M/Sgt. Oren B. Brown, son of Mrs. Addie Brown, attended school at Montford.  Entered service in 1938, training in Signal Corps at Ft. Francis, Wyoming.  Served in Pacific and is now on duty in Okinawa.

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BROWN, WILLIAM R.
S 2/C William R. Brown, grandson of Mrs. Addie Brown, attended school at Lubbock.  Entered service 1943, training in the Navy at San Diego.  Served in Pacific Theater and is now at sea.
BROWN, TRAVIS J.
Pfc. Travis J. Brown, grandson of Mrs. Addie Brown, graduated from Emhouse schools.  Entered the Army 1944, training in Field Artillery at Ft. Sill, Okla.  Served in France, Germany, and is now enroute to Pacific.
BROWN, WOODROW H.
T/Sgt Woodrow H. Brown, son of Mrs. Addie Brown, graduated from Kerens Schools.  Entered the Army Air Corps in 1940, training at Miami, Fla.  Served in England, and Germany.  Now on duty in England.
BROWN, BILLY MERLE
S 1/C Billy Merle Brown, son of Sid Brown, attended school at Pickett.   Entered the Navy in 1943, training at San Francisco.  Served in South Pacific, Guam, Leyte, Saipan, Iwo Jima, and Okinawa.  Now on duty at Treasure Island, Calif.  Has six Battle Stars.
BROWN, EDWARD E.
Pvt. Edward E. Brown, son of Sid Brown, attended Pickett Schools.  Wife is the former Violet Aufderhar.  Entered the Air Corps in 1942, training at Blackland Field, Sheppard Field.  Received Medical Discharge.
BROWN, CECIL L.
F 2/C Cecil L. Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Brown, Barry.  Attended Powell School.  Entered service 1944, training in the Marines at Avalon, Calif.  Served in New Guinea, Puerto Rico.  Now on duty in New York.

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BROWN, TRUITT D.
Cpl. Truitt D. Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Brown, wife, the former Frances Barham.  Attended Corsicana High School.  Entered service 1940.  Trained with the Army at Camp Bowie.  Served in N. Africa, Italy, France, Germany, Austria.  Wounded in Italy, 1944.  Received discharge.  Has Purple Heart, Division Commendation, Five Battle Stars.
BROWN, LEWIS D.
Cpl. Lewis D. Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Brown, attended Corsicana High School.  Entered service, 1942.  Trained with the Army at Cam Wallace.  Served in France, Germany, and is now on duty in South Pacific.

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BROWN, WILLIAM T.
Cpl. William T. Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. P. Brown, attended Powell High School.  Entered service, 1942.  Trained with Ground Air Corps in Arizona, New Mexico, Sherman.  Served in Australia, New Guinea and Philippines.  Now in South Pacific..
BROWN, J. WARREN
S 1/C J. Warren Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Brown, Blooming Grove.  Attended Blooming Grove High School.  Entered service 1943.  Trained with the Navy at San Diego, Keysport, Wash., and Wilmington, R.I.  Now on duty in Philippines.

Notes: John Warren Brown III; Obituary

BROWN, LESTER E.
Pvt. Lester E. Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. F. Brown, Emhouse.  Wife the former Elzie Lee Russell.  Attended Emhouse Schools.  Entered service 1944.  Trained with the Army at Ft. Bliss.  Now on duty with 1911 S.C.V. Camp Adair, Oregon.
BROWN, MERRILL E.
Y 3/C Merrill E. Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Brown, Emhouse.  Graduate of Emhouse High School.  Entered service 1943.  Trained with Navy at San Diego.  Served in Guadalcanal, Russell Island, Vella LaVella.  Now at Naval Air Training Base, Corpus Christi.

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BROWNING, THOMAS C.
1st Lt. Thomas C. Browning, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Browning, Corsicana.  Graduate of Corsicana and A&M College.  Entered service, 1941.  Trained with Army Signal Corps at Ft. Monmouth, Harvard University, Camp Murphy, Drew Field, Clinton, Canada, Philadelphia Signal Supply School.  Served in Africa, Italy, Sicily and France.  Now on duty in France.

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BRUCE, HERMAN
Cpl. Herman Bruce, son of Mrs. Lena Bruce.  Attended Corsicana Schools.  Mobilized with National Guard, 1940.  Trained with 36th Division of Army at Brownwood, Fla., Mass.  Served in Africa and Italy.  Now on duty at Ft. Riley, Kan.  Has Bronze Star.

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BRUCE, BILL F.
Sgt. Bill F. Bruce, son of Mrs. Lena Bruce.  Wife the former Viola Richards.  Attended Corsicana Schools.  Entered service 1943.  Trained with the Army Engineers of 5th Air Force at Ft. Leonard Wood.  Served in Pacific and is now on duty in Philippines.
BRYAN, HUBBARD R.
Chief Hubbard R. Bryan, son of Mrs. Nannie Bryan, Eureka.  Wife, the former Flora Lackey.  Attended Corsicana High School.  Entered the Seabees in 1942.  Trained at Camp Endicott, R.I. Gulfport, Miss., and Calif.  Served in Alaska and Aleutians.  Received discharge Nov., 1944.

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