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ANDERSON, FREDDIE L.
GM1/C Freddie L. Anderson, husband of the former Edrie Gunn, attended Richland High School.  Entered service in 1942, training with Navy Seabees at Camp Endicott, R.I.  Served in the Aleutians and is now en-route to Pacific.

Notes:

  • Freddie Lloyd Anderson
  • Aug 10, 1913 - Nov 9, 1964
  • h/o Edrie Laura (Gunn) Anderson, married 1940; s/o Dr. James Thomas Lee Buchanan Anderson & Lucy Avarilla (Hunter) Anderson
  • Sunset Memorial Gardens, Odessa, Ector Co., TX
ANDERSON, JOE D.
S 1/C Joe D. Anderson, son of Mrs. Gus Anderson, Corsicana, attended Corsicana Schools.  Entered service in 1943, training in the Navy at San Diego, Calif.  Served in Hawaiian Islands, Guam, Okinawa, and entire Pacific Area.  Now on Duty in S. Pacific.  Has good conduct Medal, Distinguished Service Honor.
ANDERSON, E. H.
T/5 E. H. Anderson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer J. Anderson, entered the Army sig. Corps in 1943, training at Camp Kohler, Western Signal Corps School and Sacreamento Jr. College, all in Calif.  Served in Caledonia and Luzon.
ANDERSON, NORMAN M.
S 2/C Norman M. Anderson, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Anderson, wife is the former Polly Blake, attended Emmett High School.  Entered the Navy in 1945, training at San Diego, Calif. Served in the S. Pacific where he is now on duty.

Notes:

  • Norman Maurice Anderson
  • Oct 27, 1922 - Sep 22, 1996
  • Obituary & Memorial Record
  • h/o Thelma Fletcher "Polly" (Blake) Anderson & Annie South-Anderson; s/o William Jefferson "Bill" Anderson & Sarah Ethel (Carrell) Anderson
  • Dresden Cemetery, Dresden, Navarro Co., TX

ANDERSON, BUFORD P.
QM 2/C Buford P. Anderson, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. P. Anderson, attended Mildred Schools.  Entered services in 1942, training in the Navy at Great Lakes.  Now on duty in Pacific.
ANDERSON, JOSEPH CLYDE
S 1/C Joseph Clyde Anderson, of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jim Anderson.  Wife is the former Jewell Ellis.  Attended Richland Schools.  Entered service in 1944, training with Navy at Camp Wallace and Gulfport, Miss.  Served in England and Belgium.  Is now on duty in Philippines.

Notes:

  • Joseph Clyde Anderson
  • May 29, 1909 - Aug 27, 1996
  • Richland Cemetery, Richland, Navarro Co., TX
  • h/o Jewell Ellis Anderson; s/o Dr. James Thomas Lee Buchanan Anderson & Lucy Avarilla (Hunter) Anderson
ANDERSON, EDGAR D.
Pvt. Edgar D. Anderson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Anderson, wife is former Lois Faye Wooten.  Attended Richland Schools.  Entered service in 1943, training with Army at Camp Sibert, Alabama and in New Orleans, La.  Served in Australia, New Guinea, Netherland East Indies, Philippines.  Now on duty in Philippines.  Has Marksmanship metals.

Notes:

  • Edgar Dervin "Cotton" Anderson
  • Mar 1, 1925 - Apr 9. 1971
  • Obituary
  • h/o Evelyn Clara Anderson; s/o William Edgar Anderson & Mable Novell (Moore) Anderson
  • Pattison cemetery, Emhouse, Navarro Co., TX
ANDERSON, WILLIAM D.
Pfc. William D. Anderson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Anderson.  Wife is the former Fay McCaugh.  Attended Richland School.  Entered service in 1943, training in the Army at Camp Howze, Camp Barkley.  Served in England, France, Holland and Germany.  Received the Bronze Star, and Good Conduct Ribbon.
ANDERSON, JACK W.
Capt. Jack W. Anderson, son of Mrs. Leona Anderson, and the husband of former Patricia Parsons, attended Kerens High School.  Entered the Army 36th M.P. Co. in Jan., 1942, training at Shppard Field.  Served in New Guinea, Neth. E. Indies, and Hollandia.  Now on duty on Luzon, P.I.  Has Bronze Star.
ANDERSON, PARM C.
Pvt. Parm. C. Anderson, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Anderson, and husband of former Anna Louise Comer, entered the Army in 1945, training at Camp Hood.

Notes:

  • Parm Curtis Anderson
  • Nov 24, 1915 - Apr 13, 2004
  • Obituary
  • Hamilton Beeman Cemetery
  • h/o Anna Louise (Comer) Anderson s/o Benjamin Forney Anderson and Tuelah Mae (Hatley) Anderson

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ANDERTON, WILLIE, JR.
Pfc. Willie Anderton Jr., son of Mrs. W. L. Underhill, Corsicana.  Attended Frost and Blooming Grove Schools.  Entered service, 1943, training in the Army at Camp Wolters and Camp Shelby.  Served in Germany, Italy, and France.  Now on duty at France.

Notes:

ANDRE, DOROTHY P.
Pfc. Dorothy P. Andre, daughter of Mrs. Nick D. Green, graduste from State Home, High School.  Entered the Air Corps, ATC. Dec., 1943, training at Ft. Oglethorpe, Ga.  Served in Wales and England.  Now on furlough awaiting reassignment.

Notes:

  • d/o Nick D. Green, buried at Hamilton-Beeman Cemetery, Retreat, Navarro Co., TX
ANDRUS, HERMAN V.
MOM-M 3/C Herman V. Andrus, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Andrus, Waco.  Husband of former Geraldine Osborne, graduated from Waco High School.  Entered the Navy in 1943, training at San Diego, Calif.  Served in the Pacific Theater and is now on duty in South Pacific.

Notes:

  • Herman Vesta "Bud" Andrus
  • Jan 29, 1924 - Dec 26, 2001
  • Obituary
  • h/o Elzy Evelena (Farnmer) Andrus; s/o Walter Bertis Andrus & Maymie Lee (Vandergriff) Andrus
  • Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX
ANGLIN, ALLYN M.
Pvt. Allyn M. Anglin, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Anglin, Angus.  Graduate of Richland High School.  Entered service in Aug., 1945, training in the Infantry.

Notes:

  • Allyn Monroe Anglin
  • Jun 22, 1927 - Jun 29, 2006
  • Richland Cemetery, Richland, Navarro Co., TX
ANGLIN, BILL
Rdm. 1/C Bill Anglin, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Anglin, Angus.  Attended Richland Schools.  Entered service, 1941.  Trained with the Navy at San Diego.  Served on Luzon, Saipan, New Britain, New Guinea, Philippines, Fiji, Australia, Guadalcanal.  Now on duty aboard USS Shaw in Pacific.  Served through fifteen major battles.

Notes:

  • William Z. "Bill" Anglin
  • May 26, 1921 - Oct 16, 2010
  • Obituary
  • h/o Helen Rose (McDevitt) Anglin; s/o John Dandhy "Johnnie" Anglin & Minnie Lee (McGee) Anglin
  • Richland Cemetery, Richland, Navarro Co., TX
ANTHONY, HARRY DON
Cpl. Harry Don Anthony, son of Mrs. Eunice Anthony, Corsicana.  Graduate of Rotan High School.  Entered service 1942.  Trained with the Marines at San Diego.  Served in New Caledonia and wounded at Peleiu, and Okinawa.  Has Purple Heart.  Now on duty at Corpus Christi.
ANTILL, RALPH W.
S/Sgt. Ralph W. Antill, son of Mr. and Mrs. Isaac W. Antill.  Wife, the former Virginia Schomerus.  Attended Wheeling, W. Virginia Schools.  Entered service, 1940.  Trained with 102nd Div. 9th Army, training at Camp Wolters, Camp Hood, Camp Swift.  Served in France, Belgium, Holland, Germany.  Has Pre-Pearl Harbor, Good Conduct Ribbon, Expert Inf., Combat Inf., ETO Ribbon, Battle Stars.

Notes:

  • Ralph Walter Antill
  • Mar 26, 1919 - Mar 1, 2001
  • h/o Virginia (Schomerus) Antill
  • Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX
ARCHER, JAMES B.
Capt. James B. Archer, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Archer, wife, the former Charles Etta Ward.  Attended Corsicana High School.  Entered service 1932.  Trained with the Army at Ft. Sill Okla. Served in England, Beluium, France and Germany where he is now on duty.  Has Bronze Star, European Theater Ribbon and Battle Stars.

Notes:

  • James Bates Archer
  • May 18, 1914 - Nov 19, 1982
  • h/o Charles Etta (Ward) Archer; s/o William Miller Archer & Willie (Franks) Archer
  • Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar Co., TX (Section 2; Site 850)
ARMSTRONG, ROBERT E.
Cpl. Robert E. Armstrong, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Armstrong.  Wife, the former Gladys Ruth Sirman.  Attended Navarro High School.  Entered service in 1940, training at Camp Bowie, and serving in Africa, Italy.  Now on duty at West Point, N.Y.  Has Good Conduct Ribbon.

Notes:

  • Robert Earl Armstrong
  • h/o Gladys Ruth (Sirman) Armstrong-Ivins (1927-1999), buried at Lorena Cemetery, Lorena, McLennan Co., TX
  • WWII Newspaper Clippings
ARMSTRONG, HENRY DEAN
S 1/C Henry Dean Armstrong, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Armstrong, Corsicana.  Entered the Navy in April, 1943, training at San Diego, Calif.  Served on Guadalcanal, Guam and other islands in Pacific.  Now on Treasure Island, California.

Notes:

  • Henry Dean Armstrong
  • Apr 12, 1925 - Jan 1, 2020
  • Moore Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Arlington, Tarrant Co., TX
  • h/o Kathryn Kaomi; s/o Alexander L. Armstrong   & Cora L. Armstrong

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