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FRAZIER, ALBERT C.
S/Sgt. Albert C. Frazier, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Frazier, Roane, attended Corsicana High School.  Entered service, 1942, trained with Air Corps at Luke Field, Phoenix, Arizona and now stationed at Kerens, Utah.

Notes:

  • Albert C. Frazier
  • Jun 2, 1913 - Jan 5, 1993
  • Obituary
  • Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX
  • h/o Margaret Louise (McDowell) Frazier; s/o John Conrad Frazier & Minnie Cora (Conner) Frazier
FREAD, HENRY E.
Pvt. Henry E. Fread, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Fread, husband of the former Miss Mildred Martin, attended Richland Schools.  Entered service, 1945, trained with Richland Schools.  Entered service, 1945, trained with Army at Ft. Sam Houston, where he is now on duty.

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FREDERICK, JACKIE D.
Lt. Jackie D. Frederick, son of Mrs. Madge Howard, Dawson graduate Dawson High School, attended John Tarleton College.  Entered service, 1943, trained with Air Corps at Santa Anna, Cal., Deming, New Mexico and Roswell, New Mexico.  Now on duty at Pueblo, Colorado.  Has Distinguished Service.

Notes:

  • Jackie Daniel Frederick
  • Sep 20, 1923 - Apr 12, 1995
  • Obituary
  • Rose Hill Cemetery, Blooming Grove, Navarro Co., TX
FREDERICK, JOHN W., JR.
MM 3/C John W. Frederick, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Frederick, graduate of Blooming Grove.  Entered service, 1943, trained with Navy Seabees at Norfolk, Va.  Has served in Marshall Islands, and now on duty in South Pacific.

Notes:

  • John Watts Frederick, Jr.
  • Jul 2, 1924 - Jan 12, 2000
  • Obituary
  • Rose Hill Cemetery, Blooming Grove, Navarro Co., TX
  • h/o Amy Lou (Frederick) Adcock; s/o John Watts Frederick & Bertie (Green) Carroll
FREDERICK, THOMAS E.
AS Thomas E. Frederick, son of Mrs. M. Howard, Dawson, graduate of Dawson High School.  Entered service, 1945, trained with Navy at San Diego.
FREDERICK, ERCIL F.
S 1/C Ercil F. Frederick, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Frederick, attended Blooming Grove School.  Entered service, 1944, trained with Navy at San Diego, Treasure Island.  Has served in Pacific on a destroyer.
FREELAND, JOE D., JR.
T/Sgt. Joe D. Freeland, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe D. Freeland, Dawson, graduate of Dawson High School.  Entered service 1941, trained with Air Corps at Jefferson Barracks, and Chanute Field, commissioned at Dyersburg, tenn.  Has completed 33 missions over North Africa and Italy, missing in action over Australia since 1944.  Has Air Medal with 4 Oak Clusters.

Notes:

  • Joe Dunn Freeland, Jr.
  • Jun 21, 1923 - Feb 25, 1944
  • Obituary
  • s/o Joe Dunn Freeland & Annie Lee (Statham) Freeland
  • Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro Co., TX
FREEMAN, JAMES H.
Cpl. James H. Freeman, son of Mr. and Mrs. James F. Freeman, husband of the former Miss Myrtle Darrick, graduate of Emhouse Schools.  Entered service, 1942, trained with Ground Crew of Air Corps at Sheppard Field and Wilmington, Del.  Now on duty at Maxton Field, North Carolina as an instructor for Glider Plane Mechanics.  Has Good Conduct Ribbon.
FREEMAN, BEN F.
Pvt. Ben F. Freeman, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Freeman, Dallas, husband of the former Miss Virginia Harvard, attended Barry High School.  Entered service, 1944 trained with Army at Camp Wolters.  Now stationed in the Philippines.
FREEMAN, GUY W.
AM 2/C Guy W. Freeman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ben F. Freeman, Dallas, husband of the former Miss Florine Buckalew, attended Barry Schools.  Entered service, 1942, trained with Navy at Dallas and Hutchins, Kansas.  Now on Board U.S.S. Bennington in the Pacific.

Notes:

  • Guy Weldon Freeman
  • Jun 11, 1909 - May 27, 1990
  • Laurel Land Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas Co., TX - Veterans Garden II
  • s/o Florine (Buckalew) Freeman; s/o Ben F. Freeman & Willie (Taylor) Freeman

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FREEZE, L. O.
Cpl. L. O. Freeze, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Freeze, Purdon, attended Dawson High School.  Entered service, 1942, trained with Army at Waco, San Marcos, Kingsman, Arizona, and Amarillo, Texas.  Now on duty at Amarillo.

Notes:

  • Leonard Ondell Freeze
  • Aug 3, 1922 - Aug 10, 2006
  • Obituary
  • Alabama Heritage Cemetery, Montgomery, Montgomery Co., AL
  • h/o Billie Jane (Clark) Freeze; s/o Alvie Lee Freeze & Rhoda Irene (Walker) Freeze
FREEZE, OLIVER L.
Pvt. Oliver L. Freeze, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Freeze, Purdon, husband of the former Miss Lucille Hollada, attended Dawson High School.  Entered service, 1944, trained with Army at Camp Hood. Now serving with the 5th Cavalry in Philippines.

Notes:

  • Oliver Lee Freeze
  • Oct 18, 1919 - Dec 29, 2000
  • Memory Garens, Hobbs, Lea Co., New Mexico; Block G, Tract 56, Lot 1
  • h/o Winnie Lucille (Holladay) Freeze; s/o Alvie Lee Freeze & Rhoda Irene (Walker) Freeze
FRENCH, JOHN F.
Pfc. John F. French, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. M. French, Corsicana, husband of the former Miss Oal Moles, attended Bryan Schools.  Entered service 1942, trained with Army at Camp Howze.  Sent overseas, 1941, served in Germany and France, now en route to Pacific.

Notes:

  • John Francis French
  • Jul 14, 1923 - Oct 19, 1979
  • h/o Opal Lorene (Moles) French; s/o James Mack French & Annie Lou (Ridgeway) French
  • Brushie Prairie Cemetery, Burshie Prairie, Navarro Co., TX
FRENCH, J. M., JR.
Pfc. J. M. English, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. J. M. French, Eureka, attended Bryan Schools.  Entered service, 1942, trained at Camp Wolters, Little Rock, Ark., and in Missouri and California.  Now on duty in Hawaiian Islands.

Notes:

  • James Mack French, Jr.
  • Apr 8, 1921 - May 4, 1976
  • Mount Zion Cemetery, Midlothian, Ellis Co., TX
  • s/o Ruth (Watkins) French; s/o James Mack French Sr. & Annie Lou (Ridgeway) French
FRENCH, SAM H.
Pfc. Sam H. French, son of Mr. and Mrs. S. H. French, Purdon, graduated of Purdon High School. Entered service 1942, trained with Air Corps at Minter Field, Bakersfield, Calif. Now on duty on Iwo Jima.

Notes:

  • Sam Howe French
  • Dec 22, 1909 - Aug 25, 1996
  • s/o Sam Houston French & Minnie Mae (Campbell) French
  • Younger Cemetery, Purdon, Navarro Co., TX
FRENCH, LOU W.
Pvt. Lou W. French, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. P. French, Corsicana. Entered the service, 1942, trained with Army at Camp Barkley and Camp Dix. Has served in England and France, killed in action, 1944 in France. Has Purple Heart.

Notes:

  • Lou Wright French
  • Aug 1, 1922 - Jun 16, 1944
  • Obituary
  • s/o Ernest Pierce French & Annie Lou (Wright) French
  • Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX
FRENCH, ORVILLE P.
Pfc.Orville P. French, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. P. French, Corsicana, attended Corsicana Schools. Entere service 1942, trained with Army at Camp Robinson. Has served in England, France and Germany, now stationed in France.

Notes:

  • Orville Pierce French
  • Dec 30, 1909 - Feb 23, 1994
  • Obituary
  • Lost Creek Cemetery, Sheridan, Grant Co., AR
  • s/o Ernest Pierce French & Annie Lou (Wright) French
FRENCH, ERNEST P.
S/Sgt. Earnest P. French, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. P. French, Corsicana, husband of the former Miss Geraldine Caruer, attended Corsicana Schools. Entered service, 1940, trained with Army at Camp Bowie, Camp Blanding, and Camp Edwards. Has served in Africa, Italy, France and Germany. Has Soliers Medal, Campaign Medal, 4 Bronze Stars, Purple Heart, Oak Leaf Cluster, American Defense Service Medal and Good Conduct.

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FRENCH, EDWIN W.
Sgt. T/4 Edwin W. French, son of Mrs. Alice Bankston, husband of the former Miss Alyne Thummel, graduate of Corsicana. Mobilized with National Guard, 1940, trained with Army Signal Corps at Camp Bowie. Has served in Australia, India, discharged, 1945. Has Pre Parl Harbor, Good Conduct, Seven Servce Stripes, and C. B. I. Ribbons.
  • Edwin Wilson French
  • Nov 26, 1919 - Nov 26, 2003
  • h/o Alyne (Thummel) French; s/o Fred Wesley French & Alice Arlene (Selby) French-Bankston
  • Laurel Land Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas Co., TX
FRIDAY, VESTA
S 1/C Vesta Friday, son of Mr. and Mrs. Vesta Friday, Corsicana, husband of the former Miss Thersia Coble, graduate of Corsicana High School, attended NTAC, Arlington.  Entered service, 1943, trained with Navy at San Diego.  Has served in New Hebrides, New Caledonia, Russels, Guadalcanal, New Georgia and New Zealand, now stationed in Maryland.

Notes:

  • Vesta Phillip "Fritz" Friday
  • Dec 12, 1924 - Apr 6, 2016
  • Obituary
  • h/o Teresa Ruth (Coble) Friday; s/o Vesta V. Friday & Annie S. Friday

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