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The Men and Women in World War II from Runnels County

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A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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Adair, D. H.

Lt. (j.g.) D. H. Adair, Box 575, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Cal Adair, Ballinger, graduate of McMurray College.

Entered Navy 1942, trained Notre Dame, Indiana. Served Pacific Ocean, China and Japan. Awarded AT, AP with 2 Stars and Victory Ribbons. Discharged 1946.

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Adami, Gilbert

Lt. (j.g.) Gilbert Adami, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Adami, Winters, graduate of Texas University.

Entered Navy 1943, trained at Tulane University. Served in USA.

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Adams, Floyd F.

Pfc Floyd F. Adams, Box 222, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Adams, Winters, graduate of Winters High.

Entered Army 1942, trained at Camp Robinson, Arkansas and Houston, Texas. Served in USA. Awarded GCM and Expert Rifle Medal. Discharged in 1945.

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Adams, J. W., Jr.

Pvt. J. W. Adams, Jr., Box 222, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Adams, Winters, graduate of Winters High.

Entered Army 1941, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas. Served in USA. Awarded GCM. Discharged in 1942.

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Adams, Vernon V.

S/Sgt Vernon V. Adams, Box 222, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Adams, Winters, graduate of Winters High.

Entered ARmy 1941, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas and Ft. Ord, California. Served in Hawaii, Saipan and Okinawa. Awarded GCM, AP with 3 Bronze Stars and Combat Inf. Badge. Discharged in 1945.

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Adcock, Oran G.

S/Sgt Oran G. Adcock, Box 65, Wingate, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Adcock, Winters, husband of Mearl Lindsley, attended Wingate High.

Entered Army in 1945, trained at Ft. Lewis, Washington. Served 69th Eng. Btn. at Ft. Lewis.

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Agnew, Thomas W.

Sgt. Thomas W. Agnew, Box 524, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Agnew, Ballinger, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Army 1944, trained in Texas, New Jersey and Kentucky. Served in Aleutians.

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Alexander, Norval S.

T/5 Norval S. Alexander, son of Mr. and Mrs. S. Alexander, Winters, husband of Helen Jenkins, attended Winters High.

Entered Army 1944, trained at Ft. Sill, Oklahoma. Served in Army of Occ. in Japan.

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Allamon, Roy Franklin

S/Sgt Roy Franklin Allamon, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son fo Mr. and Mrs. Roy Allamon, Ballinger, attended Ballinger High.

Entered ARmy 1939, trained in Wyoming, California, Ohio, Mississippi and Texas. Served in European Theater. Awarded GCM, Expert Rifleman Badge, Pres. Cit. Victory, ET with 4 Battle Stars and Am. Def. Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

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Allbright, Jasper L.

RM 3/c Jasper L. Allbright, Box 204, Winters, nephew of Mr. and Mrs. O.P. Williams, Hatchel, husband of Zelia Mae Thornton, graduate of Winters High.

Entered Navy 1944, trained in San Diego and College Station. Served in USA. Discharged in 1946.

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Allbright, Solomon J.

S/Sgt. Solomon J. Allbright, Box 428, Hatchel, nephew of Mr. and Mrs. O.P. Williams, Hatchel, attended Winters High.

Entered Army 1943, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas. Served as an M.P. in USA.

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Allcorn, Charles Arnold

Pfc Charles Arnold Allcorn, Talpa, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Allcorn, Talpa, husband of Loine Herring, graduate of Crews High.

Entered Army 1944, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas and Ft. Ord, California. Served in Phillipines and Japan. Awarded PL, AP, GCM, Army Occ. and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Allen, Bennie N.

S/Sgt Bennie N. Allen, 407 Sealy Ave., Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Allen, Ballinger, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Army Airways Communications System, 1942, trained at Radio Schools in Madison, Wisconsin and Scott Field, Illinois. Served in Iceland. Wounded in 1944.

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Allen, Jesse D.

Pfc. Jesse D. Allen, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Allen, Ballinger, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Army 1942, trained in Ark., La., and Miss. Served in Germany, Philippines and Okinawa. Awarded GCM, AT, ET, AP and Victory Ribbons.

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Allen, Maldrich A.

T/5 Maldrich A. Allen, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Allen, Ballinger, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Army 1942, trained in La., Ga., and S.C. Served in France and Germany. Awarded GCM, AT, Victory, ET with 2 Battle Stars. Re-enlisted in 1945.

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Allen, Troy B.

F 1/c Troy B. Allen, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Allen, Ballinger, husband of Maurine Dodd, attended Hatchel High.

Entered Navy 1944, trained in San Diego and Shoemaker, California. Served in Pacific on USS WMC Miller (DE239). Awarded AT, AP and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Allen, Mary Anne

Cadet Nurse Mary Anne Allen, 509 10th St., Ballinger, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Allen, Ballinger, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Cadet Nurse Corps 1944, trained at Jaoh Sealy College of Nursing, Galveston.

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Allison, Jimmy E.

T/5 Jimmy E. Allison, Rt. 2, Ballinger, son of Mrs. L. B. Greenwood, San Angelo, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Army 1945, trained at Camp Lee, Va. and San Antonio, Texas.

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Alvarez, Arnold A. (Tony)

S/Sgt. Arnold A. (Tony) Alvarez, Box 515, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert H. Alvarez, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered ASTP in 1944 and Army 1945, trained in Norman, Okla. and Ft. Sam Houston, Texas.

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Amarine, Dorman N.

S. 1/c Dorman N. Amarine, 201 8th, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. O. B. Amarine, Ballinger, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Navy 1944, trained at Camp Wallace, Texas and Newport, R.I. Served on USS Shangri-La in S. Pacific, Okinawa and Japan. Awarded Victory, AT, AP with 2 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1946.

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Anderson, Thurman Duane

PFC Thurman Duane Anderson, Box 503, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. L.E. Anderson, Winters, attended Winters High.

Entered Army Inf. 1944, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas and Ft. Ord, Calif. Served in Phillipines and Japan. Awarded GCM, PL. AP and Jap. Occ. Ribbons.

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Andrae, Martin W.

PFC Martin W. Andrae, Gen. Del., Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Andrae, attended Winters High.

Entered Army 1945, trained at Ft. Sam Houston, Sheppard Field and Midland AAF, Texas. Served on Okinawa.

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Anthis, John I.

T/5 John I. Anthis, Box 171, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. Aliens Anthis, Houston, husband of Verlene Gideon, attended Rockdale High.

Entered Army 1942, trained in Calif., Texas, N.J. and N.C. Served in European Theater. Awarded AT, EAME with 2 Bronze Stars and GCM. Discharged in 1945.

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Archie, Edwin Dail

PFC Edwin Dail Archie, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son-in-law of Mr. and Mrs. Ardell Richards, Ballinger, husband of Dorthalene Richards, graduate of Novice High.

Entered Army 1943, trained in San Antonio, Texas. Served in 824th Aviation Eng. Bn. in Iceland. Awarded AT, Victory, GCM and ET Ribbon. Discharged in 1946.

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Archie, Herman D.

S/Sgt Herman D. ARchie, Rt. 2, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Archie, Novice, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Army 1941, trained at Ft. Bliss, Camp Wolters, Texas. and Camp Butner, NC. Served on Saipan. Awarded AP, 1 Battle star, AT, Am. Def. and GCM. Re-enlisted in 1946.

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Aycock, Basil F.

S 1/c Basil F. Aycock, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Aycock, Ballinger, husband of Sue Todd, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Navy 1942, trained in Norfolk, VA. Served on Guam, Palerno and Hawaii. Awarded AT, AP Ribbon and GCM. Discharged in 1945.

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Aycock, Ernest Jr.

S/Sgt Ernest Aycock, Jr., Rt. 1, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Aycock, Ballinger, husband of Lois Sides, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Army 1940, trained at Ft. Ord, Calif. and Ft. Lewis, Wash. Served in EAME. Awarded AT, EAME, GCM, Am. Def. Ribbons and Silver Star. Wounded in Italy 1944. Discharged in 1944.

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Aycock, Julius Powell

Pvt. Julius Powell Aycock, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Aycock, Ballinger, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Army Air Corps 1946, trained Randolph Field, Texas.

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In Memoriam
A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Awards and Badges

GCM - Good Conduct Medal
Bronze Arrowhead
ET Ribbon
AT Ribbon
American Defense Ribbon
Victory Ribbon
Combat Inf. Badge
Expert Rifleman Badge
Presidential Unit Citation
Silver Star
Bronze Star
Battle Star
PL Ribbon
Jap. Occupation. Ribbon
German Occupation Ribbon
Army Occupation. Ribbon
Purple Heart
AP - Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal
EAME - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Medal
Letter of Commendation

Medals of the US Army
Service Ribbons of the US Army

US ARMY AWARDS, DECORATIONS, CAMPAIGN & SERVICE MEDALS

Paradise Lost A Tribute to the heroes of Pearl Harbor