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The Men and Women in World War II from Runnels County

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O'Dell, Benny R.

Cpl. Benny R. O'Dell, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. E. O'Dell, Rt. 2, Winters.

Entered Army, 1943, trained at Ft. Sill, Okla., Camp Robinson, Ark. and Md. Served in European Theater. Awarded EAME, ET, 2 Bronze Stars, Victory Ribbon and GCM. Wounded in Belgium, 1945. Discharged in 1946.

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O'Dell, R. L.

Pvt. R. L. O'Dell, Rt. 2, Winters, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. E. O'Dell, Winters, attended Winters High.

Entered Army, 1946, trained at Ft. Belvoir, Va. Served in USA.

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Oliver, Jack

1st Lt. Jack Oliver, Rt. 1, San Angelo, son of A. J. Oliver, Winters, husband of Mary Blanchard, attended Big Springs High.

Entered AAF, 1940, trained at Clovis, N.M. Served in USA and Canada. Awarded GCM. Discharged in 1946.

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O'Neal, Alton K.

Sgt. Alton K. O'Neal, son of Mr. and Mrs. H. K. O'Neal, 402 5th, Ballinger, husband of Pauline Hovrak, graduate of Novice High.

Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Lee, Va., Md., S.C. and Wis. Awarded GCM, Victory and AT Ribbons. Discharged in 1945.

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O'Neill, William Dale

RM 3/c William Dale O'Neill, 803 9th, Ballinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. O. R. O'Neill, Ballinger, graduate of Ballinger High.

Entered Navy, 1944, trained in San Diego. Served in Philippines, Okinawa and Japan. Awarded PL, AP, Victory and Jap Occupation Ribbons. Discharged in 1946.

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Orona, Manuel H.

Pfc Manuel H. Orona, son of Mr. and Mrs. Reymunda Orona, Winters, graduate of Grammar School.

Entered Army, 1942, trained at Camp Wolters, Texas. Served in EAME. Awarded GCM, EAME Ribbon and 2 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1945.

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Orr, Alex R.

Pvt. Alex R. Orr, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. R. Orr, Tyler, graduate of Winters High, attended Texas U.

Entered AAC, 1945, trained in Miss., Colo., N.M. and Ill. Discharged in 1945.

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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