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The Men and Women in World War II from Runnels County

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Haines, Frank Quinroy

Pvt. Frank Quinroy Haines, 410 11th, Ballinger, son of Mrs. Bertie Haines, Ballinger, attended Ballinger High.

Entered AAC, 1946, trained in Texas and NC. Served in Germany.

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Haines, Julius M.

T/5 Julius M. Haines, 410 11th, Ballinger, son of Mrs. Bertie Haines, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Army, 1944, trained in Texas, Wash. and Fla. Served in Germany. Awarded GCM, ET, Victory, AT and German Occ. Ribbons. Discharged and re-enlisted in 1944.

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Hale, Zefpra I.

Major Zefpra I. Hale, son of Mr. and Mrs. F. W. Hale, Winters, graduate of Norton High.

Entered AAC, 1940, trained in Calif., Texas and Ohio. Served in Germany and patroled Atlantic Coast from Mass. to Fla. Awarded Air Medal, Am. Def., AT and Victory Ribbons.

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Halfmann, Alex J.

Cpl. Alex J. Halfmann, son of Joe H. Halfmann, Olfen, husband of Geraldine Halfmann, attended Olfen High.

Entered AAC, 1942, trained in Texas, Ariz., Calif., Ore. and Colo. Served in England and Africa. Awarded GCM and ET Ribbon with 6 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1945.

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Halfmann, Emanuel A.

Cox. Emanuel A. Halfmann, son of Mrs. Joe H. Halfman, Olfen, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Navy, 1943, trained at Camp Endicott, R.I. Served in Philippines and China. Awarded PL, AP and AT Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Halfmann, Erwin J.

F 1/c Erwin J. Halfmann, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Halfmann, Olfen, attended St. Boniface School.

Entered Navy, 1944, trained at San Diego. Served on Johnson Is., Kanoeke Bay and on USS Hancock. Awarded AP, AT and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Halfman, Norbert H.

Pfc. Norbert H. Halfman, Rowena, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Halfmann, Olfen, husband of Lucille Droll, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Army, 1944, trained at CAmp Fannin, Texas. Served in European Theater. Awarded AT, GCM, EAME, 2 Battle Stars, and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

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Halfmann, Harold H.

Pfc. Harold H.mann, Rt. 1, Rowena, son of Mr. and Mrs. Otto J. Halfmann, Rowena, husband of Pearl Hennecke, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Fannin, Texas. Served in European Theater. Awarded GCM, ET Ribbon with 2 Battle Stars, and Combat Inf. Badge. Discharged in 1946.

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Halfmann, Herbert R.

S/Sgt. Herbert R. Halfmann, Rt. 1, Rowena, son of Mr. and Mrs. Otto J. Halfmann, Rowena, attended Ballinger High.

Entered AAC, 1942, trained in Texas, Ill. and N.M. Served in Africa. Awarded GCM, Victory and EAME Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Halfmann, Leroy W.

Pfc. Leroy W. Halfmann, son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Halfmann, Olfen, graduate of Paint Rock High.

Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Fannin, Texas. Served in European Theater. Awarded Purple Heart, Combat Inf. Badge, GCM, ET with 3 Battle Stars, Victory and Occ. Ribbons. Wounded in Germany, 1945. Discharged in 1946.

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Halfmann, Leonard H.

Pvt. Leonard H. Halfmann, son of Mr. and Mrs. Otto J. Halfmann, Ballinger, graduate of Olfen High.

Entered Army, 1946, trained at Ft. Bliss and Camp Hood, Texas.

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Hallmark, Clarence

Pvt. Clarence Hallmark, son of Mr. and Mrs. I. N. Hallmark, Ballinger, attended Bethel High.

Entered Army, 1945, trained in Md. and N.J. Serverd in Germany.

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Hallmark, Herman L.

S 1/c Herman L. Hallmark, son of Mr. and Mrs. I. N. Hallmark, Rt. 1, Ballinger, husband of Margaret Wood, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Navy, 1945, trained at San Diego and Camp Elliott, Calif. Served in Asiatic Pacific on USS White Plains VE-66. Awarded AT, AP and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Hambright, Dee Elton

F 1/c Dee Elton Hambright, Rt. 2, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Hambright, Ballinger, graduate of Norton High.

Entered Navy, 1945, trained in San Diego and Great Lakes, Ill. Served on USS Kerstin AF-34.

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Hambright, Jimmie Wayne

S 1/c Jimmie Wayne Hambright, Box 352, Norton, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Hambright, Norton, graduate of Norton High.

Entered Navy, 1945, trained in San Diego. Served at Pearl Harbor.

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Hambright, Marvin C.

S 2/c Marvin C. Hamilton, son of Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Hambright, Crews, attended Winters High.

Entered Navy, 1946, trained in San Diego. Served in Pacific.

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Hamilton, Howard M.

PO Howard M. Hamilton, Rt. 1, Winters, son of Mrs. Fannie Hamilton, Winters, husband ofouell Smith, attended Pumphrey School.

Entered Seabees, 1942, trained in Va., R.I., and Calif. Served on Saipan. Awarded AP Ribbon. Discharged in 1945.

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Hammond, Joe Bob

S 1/c Joe Bob Hammond, Box 363, Ballinger, son of Mrs. E. H. Hammond, Ballinger, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Navy, 1945, trained in San Diego. Served in SW Pacific, Okinawa and on USS Coab. Awarded AP with 3 Stars, AT and Victory Ribbons.

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Hancock, Arville W., Jr.

Cpl. Arville W. Hancock Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. B. W. Hancock, Rt. 1, Winters, graduate of Wingate High.

Entered AAC, 1942, trained in Texas and Colo. Awarded GCM. Discharged in 1946.

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Hargrove, Linden O.

SC 2/c Linden O. Hargrove, Box 63, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Hargrove, Winters, husband of Betty J. Mathis, graduate of Winters High.

Entered Coast Guard, 1942, trained in La., Texas, Conn. and Calif. Served in South Pacific and Army Supply Ship. Awarded Victory, 1 Star, AP, AT, PL Ribbons and GCM. Discharged in 1945.

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Harrell, Claude H.

M/Sgt. Claude H. Harrell, Box 171, Winters, son of Mrs. M. E. Harrell, Winters, attended Hatchell High.

Entered Marines, 1925, trained in San Diego. Served in Asiatic Pacific. POW in Philippines, 1942; liberated in 1945. Awarded Pres. CItation (Army and Navy) and 2 OLC.

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Harrell, Esther C.

Lt. Esther C. Harrell, Box 171, Winters, daughter of Mrs. M. E. Harrell, Winters attended Franklin High.

Entered NNC, 1942, trained at Ft. Worth, Texas. Served in Calif., Texas, Va., Pa., and Samoa.

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Harrell, Herbert H.

1st Lt. Herbert H. Harrell, Box 171, Winters, son of Mrs. M. E. Harrell, Winters, husband of Carol Preim, attended Winters High.

Entered Marines, 1927, trained in San Diego and Quantico, Va. Served in Asiatic Pacific. Awarded Bronze Star and Army and Navy Pres. Citations.

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Harris, Elwood J.

Pvt. Elwood J. Harris, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Harris, Ballinger, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Army, 1946, trained at Ft. Sam Houston, Texas and Ft. McClellan, Ala.

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Harwood, Clifton V.

Pfc. Clifton V. Harwood, 1909 Bailey, San Angelo

Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Hood, Texas. Served in Philippines and Japan. Discharged in 1946.

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Hash, Anna B.

Cpl. Anna B. Hash, 794 11th, Ballinger, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Hash, Ballinger, graduate of Howard Payne College.

Entered Army, 1944, trained at Ft. Oglethorpe, Ga. Served in USA. Awarded GCM, AT and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

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Hatler, Jack W.

PhM 3/c Jack W. Hatler, Winters, husband of Norma Jo DAvis, graduate of Winters High.

Entered Navy, 1943, trained in Va. and Md. Served in Pacific in APA 83. Awarded AT, AP, Victory Ribbons and GCM. Discharged in 1946.

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Haupt, Truman

SF 3/c Truman Haupt, Box 602, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Haupt, Winters, attended Winters High.

Entered Seabees, 1944, trained in Idaho, Calif. and R.I. Served in Okinawa and China. Awarded AT, AP Ribbon with 1 Battle Star and Pres. Citation. Discharged in 1946.

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Havlak, Frank Charles

F 1/c Frank Charles Havlak, Box 382, Rowena, son of Mrs. John Harlak, Rowena, graduate of St. Joseph High.

Entered Navy, 1944, trained in San Diego, Iowa and Conn. Served on USS Anthedon and US Submarine Bugara. Awarded AT, AP, PL 2ith 2 Stars and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Havlak, John F.

MM 2/c John F. Havlak, Box 382, Rowena, son of Mrs. John Havlak, Rowena, attended St. Joseph High.

Entered Navy, 1943, trained at Camp Peary, Va. Served in Asiatic Pacific. Awarded AT, AP with 2 Battle Stars, and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

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Havlak, Victor

S 1/c Victor Havlak, Box 382, Rowena, son of Mrs. John Havlak, Rowena, graduate of St. Joseph High.

Entered Navy, 1944, trained at San Diego. Served on SS James S. Lawson and SS Laredo Victory. Awarded AT, Victory and AP Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Havlak, Ludwig A.

T/Sgt. Ludwig A. Havlak, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Havlak, Ballinger, attended St. Joseph High.

Entered AAC, 1942, trained in S.D., Fla., Texas and Va. Served in Asiatic Pacific. Awarded GCM, Air Medal with 3 OLC, AP Ribbon with 5 Bronze Stars, and PL Ribbon with 1 Bronze Star. Discharged in 1945.

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Hays, Dwight H.

Pfc. Dwight H. Hays, son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hays, Carlsbad, N.M., husband of Reta Elkins, attended Silver City, N.M. High.

Entered Army, 1945, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas. Served in Japan. Awarded AP, Victory and Army of Occupation Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Hazelwood, Elvin W.

Pfc. Elvin W. Hazelwood, Rt. 1, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Hazelwood, Winters, husband of Dena Faye Proctor, attended Winters High.

Entered Army, 1945, trained at Camp Robinson, Ark. and Ft. Sam Houston, Texas. Served in USA.

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Heath, Willie Franklin

MoMM 3/c Willie Franklin Heath, 600 12th Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. F. Heath, Lorena, husband of Nellie Ruth Borders, graduate of Lorena High.

Entered Navy, 1944, trained in San Diego on USS LSM212, USS LST854 and Camp Wallace, Texas. Served in S. Pacific. Awarded AT, AP, PL, Victory Ribbons and 1 Bronze Star. Discharged in 1946.

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Heathcott, Arnold I.

GGM 2/c Arnold I. Heathcott, Rt. 1, Wingate, son of Mr. and Mrs. D. R. Heathcott, Wingate, attended Wingate High.

Entered Navy, 1944, trained in San Diego and Camp Elliott, Calif. Served in Pearl Harbor, Iwo Jima, Midway, Marshalls and Johnson. Awarded Purple Heart, Victory and AP Ribbons with 1 Battle Star. Wounded on Iwo Jima, 1945. Discharged in 1946.

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Heathcott, Dewey

S/Sgt. Dewey Heatcott, Rt. 1, Wingate, son of Mr. and Mrs. D. R. Heathcott, Wingate, attended Wingate High.

Entered AAC, 1943, trained at Sheppard Field, Texas, Ft. Braggs, NC, and Bowman Field, Ky. Served in European Theater. Awarded GCM, Victory, Pres. Citation and ET Ribbon with 7 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1945.

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Henderson, J. L.

AoM 1/c J. L. Henderson, 1202 8th, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Henderson, Ballinger, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Navy, 1943, trained in Okla., Fla., Calif. and Kansas. Served in Asiatic Pacific. Awarded AP, 2 Stars, PL, 2 Stars, Navy Unit Citation, Air Medal, AT and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Hendricks, C. W.

S 1/c C. W. Hendricks, Rt. 2, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. S. Hendricks, Ballinger, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Navy, 1944, trained at Camp Wallace, Texas and on USS Baham. Served in Marshalls, Carolines, Japan and Philippines. Awarded AT, AP, PL, Victory and Jap. Occupation Ribbons. Dischargedin 1946.

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Henry, Horace H.

S 1/c Horace H. Henry, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. B. Henry, Ballinger, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Coast Guards, 1943, trained in Fla. and La. Served in Pacific and Philippines. Awarded AT, AP with 4 Battle Stars and Commendation from Admiral Korrmana. Discharged in 1946.

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Henry, Weldon L.

S 1/c Weldon L. Henry, son of Mr. and Mrs. G. R. Henry, Norton, graduate of Norton High.

Entered Navy, 1943, trained in San Diego. Served on Guam. Awarded AP and VIctory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Henslee, L. Kenneth

1st Lt. L. Kenneth Henslee, Box 157, Winters, son of Mrs. Carl Henslee, Winters, graduate of Winters High.

Entered AAC, 1942, trained in Calif. and Ariz. Awarded Air Medal, Purple Heart and Gunnery Medal. Killed in Action in Holland, 1944.

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Henslee, Leeshen H.

Sgt. Leeshen H. Henslee, son of Mrs. Carl Henslee, Box 157, Winters, husband of Marvel Frost, attended John Tarleton College.

Entered Army, 1942, trained in Texas, Ill. and Ga. Served in Hawaii and Marshalls. Discharged in 1945.

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Herridge, Charles T.

Pfc. Charles T. Herridge, son of Mrs. C. T. Herridge, Ballinger, husband of Dorothy Lake, attended Millersview High.

Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Crowder, Mo. Served in EAME. Awarded AT, EAME, 3 Battle Stars, GCM and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

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Herridge, John Robert

Pvt. John Robert Herridge, Box 183, Ballinger, son of Mrs. C. T. Herridge, Ballinger, attended Bethel High.

Entered Merchant Marines and AAC, 1945, trained at Ft. Bliss, Texas, Sheppard Field, Texas and Kearns, Utah. Served in Pearl Harbor, Alaska and Philippines. Awarded AP Ribbon.

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Herridge, Leonard D.

Cpl. Leonard D. Herridge, Box 183, Ballinger, son of Mrs. C. T. Herridge, Ballinger, attended Bethel High.

Entered AAC, 1944, trained in Mo., La., Miss. and Calif. Served in Atlantic on PT boat and Germany. Awarded GCM, AT, Victory and Army of Occupation Ribbons.

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Hester, J. B., Jr.

F/O J. B. Hester, Jr., Box 184, Miles, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Hester, Miles, graduate of Miles High.

Entered AAC, 1943, trained in Texas, Utah, N.M. and Calif. Awarded GCM, AT and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Hinds, J. Norris

Sgt. J. Norris Hinds, Box 401, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. N. C. Hinds, Winters, husband of Doris Dunn, graduate of Winters High.

Entered Army, 1942, trained in Texas, Ill., Colo. and Nev. Served in USA. Awarded GCM, AT and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

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Hirschfelt, Don E.

Pvt. Don E. Hirschfelt, 1101 12th, Ballinger, son of Mrs. Alda Mae Hirschfelt, Ballinger, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered AAC, 1946, trained at Kelly Field, Texas.

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Hite, John D.

S 2/c John D. Hite, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Hite, Miles, attended Miles High.

Entered Navy, 1946, trained at Camp Decatur, San Diego and Camp Elliott, Calif. Served in Pearl Harbor, Iwo Jima, China and Japan.

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Hodge, Homer J., Jr.

S/Sgt. Homer J. Hodge, Jr., Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Hodge, Winters, husband of Floy Hord, graduate of Winters High.

Entered Army, trained Mo., Pa., Mass., Fla. and Calif. Served in Asiatic Pacific. Awarded AP, AT, GCM, Victory and PL Ribbon with 3 Battle Stars and 1 Arrowhead. Discharged in 1946.

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Hodges, Robert E., Jr.

Cpl. Robert E. Hodges, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Hodges, Box 49, Rt. 1, Winters, husband of Inez, Minor, graduate of Wingate High.

Entered AAF, 1942, trained in Texas and Mich. Served in Corsica and Italy. Awarded GCM, Victory, Am. Def., and ET Ribbon with 3 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1945.

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Hoelscher, Elmer E.

Sgt. Elmer E. Hoelscher, Box 66, Rowena, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Hoelscher, Rowena, husband of Betty Holmberg, attended St. Joseph High.

Entered Army, 1941, trained at Camp Callan, Calif. and Ft. Barry, Calif. Served in European Theater. Awarded Am. Def., AT, ET with 5 Battle Stars, GCM and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

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Hoelscher, Melvin

Y 3/c Melvin Hoelscher, Box 66, Rowena, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Hoelscher, Rowena, graduate of Paint Rock High and San Angelo Bus. College.

Entered Navy, 1944, trained in San Diego. Served on Pearl Harbor, Guam and Japan. Awarded Jap. Occupation, AP, AT and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Hoelscher, Elo Ernest

Cpl. Elo Ernest Hoelscher, Rt. 1, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Hoelscher, Rowena, husband of Magdalne Matthiesen.

Entered AAC, 1942, trained at Goodfellow Field, Pyotte AAB, and Kelly Field, Texas. Served in Newfoundland. Awarded GCM and American Service Medal. Discharged in 1945.

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Hoelscher, Emmitt

Cpl. Emmitt Hoelscher, Star Route, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Reinhold Hoelscher, Norton, attended Dryridge Schools.

Entered Army, 1945, trained at Camp Hood, Texas. Served in Philippines and Okinawa.

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Hoelscher, Marvin A.

Cpl. Marvin A. Hoelscher, Star Route, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Reinhold Hoelscher, Norton, attended Dryridge Schools.

Entered Army, 1943, train. Lewis, Wash., Ky. and Ariz. Served in European Theater. Awarded Victory, AT, GCM and ET Ribbons with 3 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1945.

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Hoffman, Garlyn O.

1st Lt. Garlyn O. Hoffman, son of Mr. and Mrs.F. R. Hoffman, Ballinger, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered AAF, 1942, trained in Texas, Okla., Ga. and Fla. Served in European Theater. Awarded DFC, Air Medal with 3 OLC, Purple Heart, Victory, ET and AT Ribbons. Wounded in Germany, 1944. Discharged in 1945.

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Hogar, A. G.

S/Sgt. A. G. Hogar, son of T. H. Hogar, Box 664, Winters, husband of Ima Casey, Winters, attended Winters High.

Entered Army, 1942, trained at Ft. Bingald. Served in India, Burma and China. Awarded Inf. Combat Badge, AP, AT Ribbons and GCM. Discharged in 1945.

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Hohenesee, Clifton B.

S/Sgt. Clifton B. Hohenesee, son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Hohenesee, Miles, graduate of Miles High.

Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Fannin. Served in Europe. Awarded GCM, ET, Victory Ribbons, 3 Bronze Stars, Army of Occ. Ribbon, Com. Inf. Badge and 3 Overseas Bars. Discharged in 1946.

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Holbrooks, Weldon Ross

S 1/c Weldon Ross Holbrooks, Rt. 4, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilson Ross Holbrooks, Winters, graduate of Winters High.

Entered Navy, 1945, trained at NTS, San Diego. Served in China. Discharged in 1946.

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Holder, Martin E.

Pvt. Martin E. Holder, son of Mary Holder, Rowena, attended Miles High.

Entered AAC, 1942, trained at Randolph Field, Texas, St. Petersburg, Fla. and Brooks Field, Texas. Discharged in 1942.

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Holder, Robert Lee

Pfc. Robert Lee Holder, son of Mrs. Mary Holder, Rowena, attended Rowena High.

Entered Army, 1945, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas. Served in Japan. Awarded Victory, AP, AT Ribbons and Army of Occ.

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Holik, Walter E.

Cpl. Walter E. Holik, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank H. Holik, Rowena, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Wallace, Texas. Served in Puerto Rico. Awarded GCM, Am. Def. and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

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Holladay, Otis A.

Sgt. Otis A. Holladay, 1804 Summer, Waco, son of Mr. and Mrs. H. T. Holladay, Waco, graduate of Winters High.

Enterd Army, 1943, trained at Camps Taccoa, Ga., Bowie, Hood, Texas and Ft. Sill, Okla. Awarded GCM, Victory, ET, AT Ribbons and Cert. of Merit with 5 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1946.

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Holley, Thomas E.

SSML 3/c Thomas E. Holley, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Holley, Winters, husband of Keva Lou Hays, Ballinger, attended Winters School.

Entered Navy, 1944, trained at San Diego, San Francisco and Norfolk. Served in Japan, Philippines and S. Pacific. Awarded AP and Victory Medal. Discharged in 1946.

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Holmes, Donnie

Pvt. Donnie Holmes, Gen. Del., Winters, son of Mrs. Bell Davis, Hungerfold, husband of Bertha Hardin, attended Hungerfold School.

Entered AAC, 1940, trained in San Bernadino, Calif. Served in USA. Discharged in 1945.

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Holstead, L. Dick

1st Lt. L. Dick Holstead, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Holstead, Rt. 1, Ballinger, husband of Genevieve Conaway, Abilene, graduate of Ballinger High.

Enterd AAC, 1942, trained at Kelly Field, Texas, Santa Anna, Calif. Thurderbird 1, Ariz., Minter Field, Calif., Luke Field, Ariz. and Randolph Field, Texas. Served in USA.

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Hood, Arch J.

Cpl. Arch J. Hood, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Hood, Winters, husband of Dorothy Wommack, Bronte, graduate of Wingate High.

Entered AAC, 1943, trained at Camp Wallace, Amarillo, Texas and Kearns, Utah. Served in Hawaii and Iwo Jima. Discharged in 1946.

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Hood, Fred A.

Cpl. Fred A. Hood, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Hood, Winters, graduate of Winters High.

Entered AAC, 1942, trained at Concho and Perrin Fields, Texas. Served in Europe. Awarded EAME and AT Ribbons with 3 Bronze Stars. Discharged in 1946.

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Hord, Earl D.

Pfc. Earl D. Hord, son d Mrs. L. B. Hord, Winters, graduate of Winters High.

Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Hood, Texas and Ft. Ord, Calif. Served in Hawaii, Saipan, Okinawa and Guam. Awarded Purple HEart, AP Ribbon and Combat Inf. Badge. Wounded on Okinawa, 1945. Discharged in 1945.

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Hord, William M.

Cpl. William M. Hord, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Hord, Winters, attended Winters School.

Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Robinson, Ark., Mo., Calif., NC., SC. and Ga. Served in England, France and Germany. Awarded Victory, EAME, ET Ribbons, GCM and 3 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1945.

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Hovorak, John

Sgt. John Hovorak, son of Mrs. Frances Hovorak, Ballinger, husband of Alexia Piel, Ballinger, attended Rowena School.

Entered Army, 1944, trained at Camp Hood, Texas. Served in Philippines and Japan. Awarded PL, AP, AT Ribbons, Pres. Cit., Com. Inf. Badge, GCM with 2 Bronze Stars. Discharged in1946.

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Hovorak, Joseph Paul

Joseph Paul Hovorak, son of Mrs. Frances Hovorak, Ballinger, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Mer. Marines, 1945, trained at Jacksonville, Fla. Served on USS Sinclair.

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Howard, Gussie A.

Cpl. Gussie A. Howard, son of Mr. and Mrs. O. A. Howard, Wingate, husband of Dortha Mosley, Wingate, attended Wingate High.

Entered Army, 1943, trained at Sheppard Field, Amarillo, Texas, Las Vegas AAF, Nev., McDill Field, Fla. Awarded GCM, Victory and AT Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Howard, William T.

Sgt. William T. Howard, son of Mr. and Mrs. O. W. Howard, Wingate, attended Wingate School.

Entered Army, 1943, trained at Sheppard Field, Texas, Camp Hale, Colo. and Camp Swift, Texas. Served in Europe. Awarded AT, EAME, Victory Ribbons, 2 Bronze Stars and Purple Heart. Wounded in Italy, 1945. Discharged in 1945.

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Howell, Calvin S.

Cpl. Calvin S. Howell, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Howell, Ballinger, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Army, 1943, trained at Camp Roberts, Ft. Ord, Calif. and Angel Is. Served in New Caledonia, Guadalcanal, New Guinea and Philippines. Awarded GCM, AP, Victory, PL Ribbons with 2 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1946.

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Howell, Clifford L.

Lt. (j.g.) Clifford L. Howell, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Howell, Ballinger, attended Ballinger High.

Entered Navy, 1942, trained at Midshipman's and Diesel Schools in N.C. Served in Japan, China and Marshalls. Awarded AT, AP and Victory Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Huckaby, Artic D.

T/Sgt. Artie D. Huckaby, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Huckaby, Wingate, husband of Maudie Peterson, Baird, attended Cross Plains School.

Entered Army, 1941, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas, Little Rock, Ark. Served on Okinawa and SW Pacific. Awarded Purple Heart and AP Ribbon with 4 Battle Stars. Wounded on Okinawa, 1944. Discharged in 1945.

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Huckaby, Floyd Z.

Pvt. Floyd Z. Huckaby, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Huckaby, Wingate, husband of Cassie Walker, Wingate, graduate of Happy Valley School.

Entered Army, 1942, trained at San Antonio, Camp Wolters, Texas and Camp Roberts, Calif. Served on Saipan, Pearl Harbor, and Okinawa. Awarded Purple Heart, AP Ribbon with 2 Battle Stars and GCM. Wounded on Okinawa, 1944. Discharged in 1945.

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Huddleston, Bobby J.

Pvt. Bobby J. Huddleston, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Huddleston, Ballinger, attended Ballinger Schools.

Entered AAC, 1946, trained at Sheppard Field, Texas and Chanute Field, Ill. Served in Europe.

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Hurt, Harold L.

Cpl. Harold L. Hurt, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Hurt, Bronte, attended Sidney High.

Entered Army, 1943, trained at Sheppard Field. Served in N. Africa, Italy, India, Burma and China. Awarded EAME, AP Ribbons and GCM. Discharged in 1946.

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In Memoriam
A B C D E F G H I J K L M
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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