Monthly Archives: November 2019

Private First Class Grover Ellis Turner

 

United States Army

World War I

Wounded in Action:  Date Unknown

Private First Class Grover Ellis Turner (7/26/1891 – 5/27/1952) was the son of George and Amanda Turner of Frisco and served in the United State Army during World War I from September 17, 1917 to March 18, 1919.  He was a part of the 39th Infantry […]

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Private Forrest Truman Gunstream

United States Army

World War II, Europe

Wounded in Action: June 6, 1944

Private Forrest Truman Gunstream (2/1/1919 – 2/17/1975) was the son of Ernest and Romie Gunstream of Frisco and served in the United States Army during World War II.  He was the grandson of A. J. Gunstream, known as the first Blacksmith of Frisco.  Truman […]

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Staff Sergeant Travis Mills

United States Army

Afghanistan

Wounded In Action: April 10, 2012

Staff Sergeant Travis Mills was assigned to the 4th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, on his third tour of duty in Afghanistan, when he was severely wounded by an IED on April 10, 2012.  He became one of few quadriplegic to survive […]

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