World War II began with the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 and ended when the armistice was signed with the Japanese on the U.S.S. Missouri, September 2, 1945.
Holland and Springfield Township
Adams, William P. “Bill”, U.S. Army, Private First Class, 7th Infantry Regiment
Albon, Ross Kelsey, U.S. Army
Alcorn, Robert J., U.S. Army, Corporal, Dutch East Indies
Anaya, Herman, U.S. Army, 11th Airborne Division
Andrzejak, Edward H., U.S. Army, Military Police
Arheit, Frederick J., U.S. Army, Private, Machine Gunner, 7th Armored Division and Company K, 398th Infantry Regiment, 100th Division, Sixth Army
Atherton, Neil Pierce, U.S. Navy
Atherton, Noel Pierce, U.S. Navy
Atherton, Nuel P.
Baertschi, John, U.S. Navy, Carpenter’s Mate 3rd Class, Seabees
Barker, Lowell Richard, U.S. Army, Major
Barker, Robert William, U.S. Coast Guard, Seaman 2nd Class
Barnes, Carl Max, Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army, 220th Ordnance Company
Barnes, Dallas Marion, U.S. Navy
Barrett, Richard L., Sr., U.S. Navy
Bascon, Richard, Private, U.S. Marine Corps
Bates, Leland Harley, U.S. Navy
Bauer, Charles, U.S. Navy
Baxter, William Jenssen “Bill”, U.S Army
Beckett, George M.
Benson, Russell Jay, U.S. Army Air Corp
Berry, Clay M.
Bethel, Frank R. “Dick”, U.S. Merchant Marines
Bias, Charles L., Private First Class, Anti-Tank Company, 21st Infantry Regiment
Billings, George, U.S. Marine Corps
Bishop, Benjamin Marion, U.S. Navy
Blinn, Sherman H., Private, U.S. Army, Ordnance Department
Blodgett, Frederick, U.S. Navy, Quartermaster 1st Class
Bolzum, Eugene, U.S. Army
Bordner, Delbert, U.S. Army, 26th Infantry “Yankee” Division
Borsos, James B., U.S. Navy
Borsos, John Robert, U.S. Navy
Borsos, Richard A., First Sergeant, U.S. Army
Briskin, David R.
Brown, Donald, U.S. Army
Brown, Gerald W. Jr., U.S. Army, Corporal, Headquarters and Service Group, General Headquarters Far Eastern Commission, Allied Command
Brown, Raymond Ernest “Ray”, U.S. Navy, CM2
Bucher, Chester R., U.S. Army
Bucklew, Robert E., Sr., Seaman 2nd Class, U.S. Navy
Burford, Philip Leo, Private First Class, U.S. Marines, Prisoner of War held by the Japanese
Burghardt, Albert C., U.S. Army, Medical Corps, 126th Infantry
Burghart, Lawrence P., Private First Class, U.S. Army
Campbell, John H., Sergeant, U.S. Army, Medical Corps
Canning, Leonard Carlton, U.S. Navy
Carlisle, Hubert, Private, U.S. Army, Chemical Warfare Service
Carnicom, Bobbie J., Private, U.S. Army, Headquarters, 7th Cavalry Regiment
Carnicom, Billy B., U.S. Army
Caulkins, Harry L., Sr., U.S. Navy
Champion, Ray Clifford, Seaman First Class, U.S. Navy
Chinnis, Warren M.
Christen, Donald W., U.S. Army , 678th Bombardment Squadron, 44th Bombardment Group
Christlieb, Dibakd D., Sergeant, U.S. Army
Ciechurski, Leonard, Sergeant, U.S. Army
Cleland, Dannie, Motor Machinist Mate Third Class, U.S. Navy
Clicker, Edward. Sergeant, Headquarters Squadron, 10th Air Force, India
Corbett, Louis F., U.S. Army
Costell, Louis, Sr., Sergeant Tech 5, U.S. Army
Cousino, Walter E.
Cramer, Leroy J., Yeoman Second Class, U.S. Navy
Croy, Robert G., U.S. Navy
Damon, John, U.S. Navy
DeBolt, Donald R., Corporal, U.S. Army
Delaney, Louis James, Machinist Mate First Class, U.S. Navy
DeLong, Robert E., Sergeant Tech 5, U.S. Army
Dennis, Ronald L., Corporal, U.S. Army, Signal Corps
Dildine, Jay Alvin, Corporal, U.S. Army, 3886 Service Command Unit
DiMaria, Joseph A., U.S. Army, Medical Corps
Dixon, Alfred Isaac, Private, U.S. Army
Dorcas, Duane Robert, Private First Class, U.S. Army
Dotzler, Fredereick, Private, U.S. Army
Drabik, Alexander A., Sergeant, 27th Armored Infantry, 1st Army. First American to cross the Rhine.
Draves, Charles J., Machinist Mate Second Class, U.S. Navy
Druschel, Jack D., Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army
Duffee, James D.
Elkington, Emery Ray, Private, U.S. Army Force
Eppard, Donald, Aviation Radioman 2nd Class, U.S. Navy
Estrada, Alfredo D.
Farrell, Joseph C., Jr., Private, U.S. Army
Fashbaugh, Russell Austin, U.S. Army
Fennell, Glen T., Private First Class, U.S. Army
Ford, Dale DuFrain, Staff Sergeant, 343rd Fight Squadron, U.S. Army Air Force
Fortney, Larry, U.S. Army
Fought, Nelson A., Private, 202nd Combat Engineer Battalion
Fox, Harley V.
Gable, Helen, Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army Medical Corps
Gallagher, R. Andrew
Gamble, Paul, Third Division
Geiser, Allen, U.S. Army
Geiser, Walter E., U.S. Army
Gernheuser, Theodore J.
Gilsdorf, Byron E. “Barney”, Electrician’s Mate 3rd Class, U.S. Navy Reserve
Glowski, Edward J., Private First Class, 784 AAA Battalion Cac “AW”
Gozdowski, Edward A., U.S. Navy
Grabarcyzk, Raymond, U.S. Army
Graham, Dewain E.
Grames, Elvin L., Sr.
Greenfield, Herbert, U.S. Army
Grohowski, Wilmer, Private, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army
Grodi, Leroy E.
Guerin, Edward S., Private First Class, 423rd Base Unit, U.S. Army Air Force
Haile, Arthur P., U.S. Army Air Force
Hall, Leonard, U.S. Navy
Hall, Ralph James, U.S. Army
Hamilton, Harold J., Hospital Apprentice, U.S. Navy
Harrigan, Clarence A., U.S. Army
Hartman, George, Jr., U.S. Army
Haupricht, Donald M., U.S. Army
Haupricht, Larry, U.S. Army
Hauprict, Lloyd C., U.S. Army
Haupricht, Louis, Private, U.S. Army
Haupricht, Michael C., U.S. Army
Heaton, Robert Franklin, U.S. Army
Heaton, William A., Private First Class, Company A, Training Battalion 125th Infantry
Heuerman, Jean, U.S. Army
Hintz, Henry C.
Hoen, Francis John “Fritz”, Corporal, U.S. Army Air Force
Holloway, Herbert Llewellyn, U.S. Army
Holloway, Paul, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Holman, Ed, U.S. Army
Howard, William H., U.S. Army, Corporal, Service Company, 27th Infantry
Huffman, George R., U.S. Marine Corps
Hubbell, George, Electrician’s Mate Third Class, U.S. Navy
Hughes, Eugene, U.S. Army
Hughes, Lorus, Corporal, 308th Armored Infantry, 83rd Division
Hughes, Rulison D.
Irwin, Fred L.
Irwin, George W., Jr. “Ike”, Sergeant, U.S. Army
Irwin, Melvin D., Private, U.S. Army Air Corps Reserves
Irwin, Richard, U.S. Army
Iwinski, Francis J.
Jackson, David A., Tech Sergeant 5, Company A, 851st Engineer Battalion
Jacob, Paul, U.S. Army
Johnson, James Edward, U.S. Navy
Kaiser, Norman E. “Smokey” U.S. Navy
Keeler, G. Kenneth, Jr., Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps
Keller, Andrew N.
Kerr, William, Submariner, U.S. Navy
Kiger, Thomas A., U.S. Navy
Kimble, Clarence E.
Kimble, Robert W., Private First Class
Kimple, Homer John US Army
Krohn, Clarence H., Private, U.S. Army Ordnance Department
Kulwicki, John J., Jr.
Lemay, Riley E.
Lockwood, Stephen W.
Lormer, Robert A.
Lusk, John, U.S. Navy, Third Fleet, Pacific Command
Manley, Karl, Seabee, U.S. Navy
Mayberry, Guy Whittier, Jr., U.S. Navy
McCormick, William C.
McFarlin, Donald, Private First Class, Company G, 20th Infantry
McFellin, John C., Sergeant, 441st Cic Detachment
McKenna, William C.
McLaughlin, Thornton Walter, Private First Class, U.S. Marine Corps
Meadows, Luke L., Private First Class, 1988th Supply Company
Mercurio, Herbert Frank, U.S. Navy
Merrill, Donald, U.S. Navy
Mohr, Howard C., U.S. Army
Moore, Dale W. US Army
Moore, Ross D., Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class, U.S. Naval Reserve
Mosher, John Nelson, Major, 3rd Army BSM and OLC (New York)
Napierala, Leo J.
Near, Annabelle May, Seaman First Class, U.S. Navy Reserve
Newnham, B. Lynn, Sergeant, Quartermaster Corps
Newnham, N. Clyde, Sergeant, U.S. Army Medical Corps
Newman, Deloy Y., Private First Class, U.S. Army, 2623rd Engineers
Newman, Walter R., Company 8, 3rd Battallion, 924th Engr. AV. BN. US Army
Nowowiejcki, Suzanne Agnes, U.S. Army Air Force
Nowowiejcki, Richard John, U.S. Navy
Obonohur, Francis A.
Obilski, Richard, Private First Class, U.S. Army
O’Neil, Harold, Petty Officer 3rd Class, Seabee, U.S. Navy, Pacific
O’Neill, Kenneth William, U.S. Navy
Papenfus, Nelson A.
Petry, LeRoy “Pete”, Gunner’s Mate, U.S. Navy
Pitney, Nolan N., U.S. Navy
Pitney, Woodrow W., U.S. Navy
Pollock, Clifford J., Colonel, U.S. Army Air Force, Medical Service
Pollock, C. Richard, Major, U.S. Army Air Force, Medical Service
Pollzie, Frank C., U.S. Army
Posey, Ernest “John”, U.S. Army
Post, Arthur, U.S. Navy
Poturalski, Daniel H.
Poupard, Arthur C.
Prentice, Frank C.
Procter, S., Jr.
Rasmussen, Karl M. US Army
Rasmussen, Niels US Army
Rathbun, Frank L., Tech Sergeant 5, SWC Battery, 43rd Field Artillery Battalion
Reed, Thomas, U.S. Navy
Reese, Donald, U.S. Army Air Force
Reese, Edward G., Jr., Private, Company 166, 42nd Infantry Division
Reese, William, U.S. Navy
Rivers, Richard N.
Robeson, James, U.S. Navy
Robitaille, Samuel J., U.S. Army
Rochte, Lucian S., Captain, U.S. Army Air Corps
Rucker, James W., Staff Sergeant, Company H, 361st Infantry
Ruckman, Russell, Sr., U.S. Navy
Scheibert, Ernest A., Jr.
Schlenker, John A., U.S. Army
Scott, Edward T., U.S. Army
Sheehan, Lucian, Bosun’s Mate First Class, U.S. Navy
Shepler, Curtis D., U.S. Army
Shepler, Donald F., U.S. Army
Sherman, Richard H.
Shirkey, Stanley L.
Shoup, Gerald D., U.S. Army
Shoup, John, U.S. Army
Showman, Frank J., Private, Company 161, Depot Brigade
Simpson, Robert O., Technician 5th Class, Headquarters Battery, 4th Armored Division Artillery Battalion, U.S. Army, France
Singer, William, U.S. Army, 634th Engineer Battalion (Europe)
Smith, Glenn H., Master Sergeant, 589th Military Police Escort Guard Company
Snyder, David D., Sergeant, U.S. Army
Soules, Ellis W.
Spangler, Don, U.S. Army
Sperling, Harry A.
Sroczyski, Daniel J.
Stafford, Harold, Private, U.S. Army Air Force
Stengel, Richard J., U.S. Navy
Stall, John L., Corporal, 204th AAA AW Battalion CAG
Strauss, Harold C.
Strole, Arlo R.
Stull, Arthur R., Private, 330th infantry, 83rd Division
Stull, Carl. U.S. Navy
Stull, Clayton, U.S. Army
Taube, David, U.S. Army
Urban, Martin, U.S. Navy
Ustaszewski, Alfred J., U.S. Army, 11th Airborne, Philippines
Valkingburg, Max, U.S. Marine Corps
Vanscoder, Lawrence B.
Veitch, Max F.
Wanless, Donald E.
Warton, David F., Private First Class, U.S. Army
Weaver, Cloyce L., Seaman 2nd Class, U.S. Navy, Los Angeles Detail Division 2
Weaver, Frederick C., U.S. Army
Wheeler, Frederick, Corporal, 1040th Army Air Force Base Unit
Wilczynski, Melvin, US Army
Williams, Donald R., Sr., U.S. Navy
Williams, Earl P.
Winterfield, Floyd J., U.S. Army
Wolever, William H., U.S. Navy
Wood, Roy, U.S. Navy
Worley, Fred Charles
Wright, Robert D.
Yunker, Melvin J., Corporal, Army Finance Office
Zeigler, Robert O.
Zwayer, Clifford O.