Veteran Heroes

Corporal Cecil C. Waldrum

United States Army

World War II, Europe

Killed In Action: February 16, 1944

Cecil C. Waldrum, assigned to the 1st Special Service Force, was killed in action February 16, 1944 in the Battle of Anzio, Italy.

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Technical Sergeant Mabron Paul Johnson

United States Army Air Forces

World War II, Europe

Killed In Action: June 10, 1944

Sergeant Mabron Paul Johnson was the top turret gunner in the Little Shepard B-24 Liberator, assigned to the 448th Bomber Group (Heavy), 8th Air Force. While on a bombing mission targeting a […]

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Sergeant Oren Ralph Hill

United States Marine Corps

World War II, Pacific

Killed In Action: July 21, 1944

One of 10 children, 25-year-old Sergeant Oren Ralph Hill was killed on July 21, 1944, during the second Battle of Guam. While the battle lasted more than two weeks before the Americans took the island, […]

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Private Lee Harold Derryberry

United States Army

World War II, Europe

Killed In Action: November 29, 1944

After deploying overseas in 1943, Private Lee Harold Derryberry’s 1st Cavalry Division engaged in heavy fighting across the rugged mountainous terrain of Leyte Island in the Philippines. The 22-year-old was killed in action on November 29, […]

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Private First Class Sidney Gordon Duncan

United States Army

World War II, Pacific

Killed In Action: April 28, 1945

The Battle of Okinawa was one of the largest and bloodiest American battles of the war. It began on April 1, 1945, with an island assault by more than 180,000 American soldiers and Marines. During the […]

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