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CROCKER, ALTON N.
Cpl. Alton N. Crocker, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lige Crocker, Kerens, Tex.   Enlisted in the Army, 1942, trained at Camp Stewart, Ga. Lng. Island, N.Y.  Has served in E.T.O. now on duty at Beerfieldon, Germany.
CROCKER, BENJAMIN B.
S. Benjamin B. Crocker, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ben G. Crocker, Kerens.  Entered Merchant Marines, Dec., 1944, received training at St. Petersburg, Fla.  Has served in England and Islands of Pacific, now on duty somewhere in S. Pacific.
CROCKER, JAMES L.
M/Sgt. James L. Crocker, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Crocker, Kerens, Texas, husband of the former Nora B. Royal.  Enlisted in the Army, 1936, trained at Ft. Sill, Okla., Camp Barkley, Tex., and Camp Bowie, Tex.  Has served in New Zealand, Australia, Holy Land, India Theaters of War.  Honorable discharge July 6, 1945.
CROCKER, RAYMOND E.
T/Sgt Raymond E. Crocker, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Crocker, Kerens, husband of the former Miss Tommie B. Davis.  Enlisted in the Air Corps, 1942, trained at Chanute Field, Ill., Lincoln, Nebraska, Long Beach, Calif.  Has served in England, Italy, Belgium, France, and Germany, now on duty in European Theater.  Has Presidential Citation, Air Medal with 3 Clusters, and 6 Battle Stars.

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CROCKER, HENRY LOYD
BKR 2/C Henry Loyd Crocker, son of A. L. Crocker, attended Wilson Schools.  Entered Navy, 1944, trained at San Diego, now on duty in Pearl Harbor.
CROCKER, LOUIS R.
Pfc. Louis R. Crocker, son of Mr. A. L. Crocker, attended Wilson Schools.  Entered service, 1943, trained at Camp Barkley.  Has served in New Caledonia, Solomon Islands, Guadalcanal and Bougainville.
CROCKER, LESTER M.
1st Sgt. Lester M. Crocker, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Crocker, Kerens, husband of the former Mary Hess, graduate of Kerens school.  Entered Army, 1928, trained at Ft. Still, Leonard Wood, Camp Barkley, and Camp Adair. Has Purple Heart, Combat Infantry Badge, now on duty in Washington.
CROCKER, LEROY
Sgt. Leroy Crocker, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Crocker, attended Wilson School.  Entered service, 1942, trained with Army at Camp Walters.  Has served in Alaska, France, and now on duty in Germany.  Has Bronze Star, Battle Stars, Combat Infantry Badge and Conduct Medal.
CROCKER, PATRICIA L.
1st Lt. Patricia L. Crocker, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Crocker, graduate of Brackenridge School of Nursing, Austin.  Entered service, 1942, trained at Brooke General Hospital, San Antonio.  Has served in England, France, Germany and the Pacific Area, where she is on duty now.

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CROCKETT, DAVID R.
Pfc. David R. Crockett, son of Mr. and Mrs. S. F. Crockett, Breckenridge, husband of the former Frances Baumgartner, Corsicana.  Enlisted in the Army, 1943, trained at Camp Hulen, Tex., and Camp Livingston, La.  Has served in England, France, Belgium, and Germany, where now on duty.

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CROFT, WILLIAM, JR.
1st Lt. William Croft., Jr. son of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Croft, Corsicana, graduate of Corsicana, husband of the former Allene Schoffstaff.  Entered service, 1941, trained with Air Corps at California and Fla.  commissioned in Arizona.  Piloted 33 missions over enemy territory on B-24 with 8th Air Force, now on duty in Boise, Idaho.  Has Air Medal, DFC, and 4 Oak Leaf Clusters.
CROUCH, JACK D.
Sgt. Jack D. Crouch, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Crouch, Frost, attended Slay Schools.  Entered service, 1942, trained with Ground Air Corps at San Antonio and in Missouri, Florida, Georgia and Mississippi.  Now on duty in Pacific.
CROUCH, LESLIE E.
Cpl. Leslie E. Crouch, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. A. Crouch, Grand Prairie, husband of the former Miss Lois Homesly, attended Corsicana High School, Entered service, 1943, trained with Army Tank Destroyers at Camp Hood.  Now on duty at Ft. Knox, Ky.
CROUCH, CLOVIS C.
MM 2/C Clovis C. Crouch, son of Mr. and Mrs. D. Crouch, husband of the former Miss Guyneth Neal, graduate of SMU.  Entered service, 1943, trained with Navy at Corpus Christi.  Sent overseas, 1945, now on USS Medusa with the 1st Division in the Philippines.

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CROWE, BERNARD D.
S 2/C Bernard D. Crowe, son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul. E. Crowe, attended Corsicana High School, 1943.  Entered service, 1944, trained with Navy at Camp Wallace.  Now on duty in the Pacific.
CROWE, MARVIN, JR.
S 2/C Marvin Crowe, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Crowe, Purdon, graduate of Corsicana High School.  Entered service, 1944, trained with Navy at Camp Wallace, Rhode Island, Philadelphia, Pa.  Now on duty in South Pacific.
CROWLEY, CLEM N.
Capt. Clem N. Crowley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Victor N. Crowley, Kerens, husband of the former Miss Dorothea L. Bartley, graduate of Kerens High School, Southwestern Univ., and Georgetown.  Entered Air Corps, 1942, trained at Randolph Field and Victoria Field.  Completed 50 Missions over N. African-Mediterranean Theater.  Present assignment Avenger Field.  Awarded Presidential Citation, Air Medal with Seven Oak Leaf Clusters, and DFC.
CROWLEY, PET L.
M/Sgt. Pet L. Crowley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Victor N. Crowley, Kerens, graduated from Kerens High School.  Attended E.T.S.T.C., Commerce, St. Mary's Univ., San Antonio.  Entered Air Corps Sept., 1939, trained at Kelly Field, Tex., Liberal AAF, Kansas.  Now stationed over seas processing Center, Sheppard Field.

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CROWLEY, VICTOR N., JR.
T/Sgt. Victor N. Corwley, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Victor N. Crowley, Sr., graduated from Kerens High School and E.T.S.T.C., Commerce.  Entered Air Corps, 1940, trained at Kelly Field, Tex., Dodge City AAF, Kan., Lowry Field, Colo.  Sent overseas to S. Pacific, now serving on Guam.  Awarded Air Medal.
CROWLEY, ART S.
FC 3/C Art S. Crowley, son of Mr. and Mrs. V. N. Crowley, Kerens, husband of the former Miss Margaret Earley, graduate of Kerens High School.  Entered service, 1944, trained with Navy at Great Lakes, Ill.  Served in New Guinea and in Panama and Peru, now on duty in South Pacific.  Has served in 16 Major Battles.

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