Veteran Heroes

Private First Class Alfred Frank Smith

United States Army

World War I

Wounded in Action:  November 10, 1918

Private First Class Frank Smith (April 8, 1896 – March 13, 1981) was a native of Frisco Texas and served in the United State Army during World War I from September 19, 1917 to July 19, 1919. He […]

Seaman Richard Lloyd Bolton

United States Navy

World War II, Pacific

Killed In Action: August 9, 1942

Seaman Richard Lloyd Bolton (Unknown – August 9, 1942) was serving aboard the cruiser USS Quincy when the Quincy and other American ships exchanged heavy fire with Japanese cruisers during the Battle of Savo Island. Although […]

Private Cecil Cleveland Waldrum

United States Army

World War II, Europe

Killed In Action: February 16, 1944

Private Cecil Cleveland Waldrum (January 25, 1917 – February 16, 1944), assigned to the 1st Special Service Force, was killed in action February 16, 1944 in the Battle of Anzio, Italy.  Private Waldrum […]

Technical Sergeant Mabron Paul Johnson

United States Army Air Forces

World War II, Europe

Killed In Action: June 10, 1944

Sergeant Mabron Paul Johnson (February 10, 1919 – June 10, 1944) was the top turret gunner in the Little Shepard B-24 Liberator, assigned to the 448th Bomber Group (Heavy), 8th Air […]

Sergeant Oren Ralph Hill

United States Marine Corps

World War II, Pacific

Killed In Action: July 21, 1944

One of 10 children, Sergeant Oren Ralph Hill (May 3, 1919 – July 21, 1944) was killed on during the second Battle of Guam. While the battle lasted more than two weeks before the Americans […]

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