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WILSON, WILBUR W.
Sgt. Wilbur W. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. F. Wilson, graduate of Richland High School.  Entered service, 1939, trained with Air Corps at Randolph Field.  Has been in Victoria, Dodge City, Garden City and Ballinger, now on duty in Ft. Worth.  Has Longevity Medal.
WILSON, JACK D.
S 1/C Jack D. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. F. Wilson, attended Richland Schools.  Entered service, 1944, trained with Navy at Camp Wallace.  Has served in Panama, Trinidad, Pearl Harbor and Okinawa, now on duty on the "USS Shangri-La."
WILSON, SAM L.
Cpl. Sam L. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. F. Wilson, graduate of Richland high School.  Entered service, 1940, trained with Army at Camp Bowie.  Has served in N. Africa, Sicily, Italy, France, Australia, and Germany, discharged, 1945.  Has Battle Stars, Bronze Star, and Good Conduct Medal.

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WILSON, JACOB T.
S 1/C Jacob T. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. F. Wilson, husband of the former Miss Hazel Anderson, attended Retreat School.  Entered service, 1943, trained with Coast Guard at La Porte, Galveston, Wilmington and Alameda, California.  Discharged March, 1945.

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  • Jacob Thomas Wilson
WILSON, LONNIE D.
Pfc. Lonnie D. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. F. Wilson, attended Pickett High School.  Entered service, 1940, trained with Army at Camp Bowie.  Has served in Florida and in Burma, now on duty in India.

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WILSON, RUFUS N.
Lt. Rufus N. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Geo. C. Wilson, Corsicana, husband of the former Miss Willie McCary, attended Corsicana Schools.  Entered service, 1940, trained with Air Corps at Santa Anna, Tucson, Douglas, Dodge City and Barksdale Field.  Has served in England, Ireland, France and Germany.  Was wounded in action Feb. 14, and died Feb. 17, 1945 near Krefelt, Germany.  Has Air Medal, Purple Heart and D.F.C.

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WILSON, JOE E.
CM 3/C Joe E. Wilson, son of Mrs. Linnie Broch, Mexia, graduated at Corsicana High School.  Enlisted in the Navy in 1942 trained at Great Lakes, Mich.
WILSON, CECIL J.
Sgt. Cecil J. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Wilson, husband of the former Miss Virginia Richardson, attended Tyler Schools.  Entered service, 1942, trained with Army at Camp Crowder, Mo.  Now on duty in Hawaiian Islands.  Has Battle Star and Good Conduct Medal.
WILSON, CLYDE W.
Pvt. Clyde W. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Wilson, Corsicana, husband of the former Miss Laverne Bailey. Enlisted in the Air Corps in 1942, trained at Randolph Field and Pampa Field, Texas. Now on duty at Maknek, Alaska.
WILSON, THOMAS E.
Sgt. Thomas E. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Wilson, husband of the former Miss Ladele Mayo. Enlisted in the Army in 1942, trained at Camp Carson, Colo. Has served in England, France, and Germany. Now on duty at Lucky Strike, France.

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  • Thomas Edward Wilson

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WILSON, JOHN R.
Lt. (jg) John R. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Wilson, Dallas, Texas, wife, the former Anne Talley, Kerens, Tex.  Attended University of Texas and graduated from SMU.  Entered the Navy, 1943, training at Northwestern U. and Norfolk, Va.  Commissioned 1943.  Served on Destroyer in Atlantic and Mediterranean.  Serving on U.S.S. Tillman in Pacific.

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WILSON, WILLIAM M.
Pfc. William M. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Wilson, Corsicana.  Wife, the former Lenora Harris.  Attended Clio Schools.  Entered service 1940, training with Army at Ft. Sam Houston and Camp Bowie.  Served in Pacific and is now on duty at Luzon.
WILSON, CECIL J.
Sgt. Cecil J. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Wilson, Corsicana.  Wife, the former Virginia Richardson.  Attended Clio High School.  Entered service, 1942.  Trained with the Army Signal Corps at Camp Crowder.  Served in Hawaii and is now attached to Marines in Hawaii.
WILSON, MARVIN E.
S/Sgt. Marvin E. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Francis Wilson Corsicana.  Wife, the former Johnnie Whitly.  Graduate of Blanket High School.  Attended Howard Payne College.  Entered service, 1942, training with Air Corps at Sheppard Field and Victorville, California.  Now on duty at Chanute Field, Ill.
WILSON, HOWARD H.
S. Howard H. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. H. S. Wilson, Kerens, Texas.  Attended Long Prairie School.  Entered the Navy in 1944, training at Farragut, Idaho.  Now on duty in Hawaii.
WILSON, HENRY
S. Senry Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Stafford Wilson, Kerens, and husband of former Carrie Moorhead.  Entered the Navy, 1942, training at Great Lakes, N.S., Chicago, Ill.  Served in India and now on duty in S. Pacific.
WILSON, PAUL C.
Cpl Paul C. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Wilson of Corsicana. Graduated from Corsicana High School. Entered service in 1942, training with the Marines at San Diego. Served at Guadalcanal, Bougainville, Villa Le Villa, Guam. Received Citation.

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WILSON, HERSELL T.
Sgt. Hersell T. Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wilson, wife, the former Aline Jones.  Attended Corsicana Schools.  Entered service 1942, training in the Army at Camp Barkley, Texas.  Served in England, France.  Wounded June 11, 1944 at Normandy, Nov 13, 1944, France.  Has Purple Heart, Oak Leaf Cluster, Combat Inf. Badge, 2 Battle Stars.

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WINTERS, ERNEST R.
Pvt. Ernest R. Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Winters, Corsicana. Attended Corsicana Schools.  Entered service 1944, training with Engineers at Camp Wolters, Camp Claiborne and Ft. Belvoir, Va.  Now in Germany.
WINTERS, DANIEL D.
Pvt. Daniel D. Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Winters, Corsicana.  Attended Corsicana Schools.  Entered service, 1945, training in the Infantry at Camp Wolters.

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