Veteran Heroes

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 […]

By |November 3rd, 2019|Veteran Heroes|

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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 […]

By |August 2nd, 2019|Veteran Heroes|

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Lieutenant Colonel Harry Norman Duncan

United States Army

World War II, Pacific

Wounded In Action: 5 August 1945

Norman Duncan was commissioned an Army officer after graduating from Texas A&M in 1938.  As part of a distinguished career, he was wounded during fighting in the Philippines.  His military awards include a Silver Star, two Bronze Stars, and the Purple Heart.

By |October 22nd, 2019|Veteran Heroes|

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Corporal Kenneth Jack Hill

United States Army

Korea

Killed In Action: December 23, 1950

During the three years of the Korean War that began in 1950, more than 55,000 American soldiers died. Corporal Kenneth Jack Hill was killed in action on December 23, 1950, while assigned to the 27th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, during combat operations fighting […]

By |August 2nd, 2019|Veteran Heroes|

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Corporal Robert Ray Brown

United States Army

Vietnam

Killed In Action: October 1, 1967

Corporal Robert Ray Brown was assigned as a mortarman with B Company, 4th Battalion, 47th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division. He was killed in action on October 1, 1967 in the Mekong River Delta in an […]

By |August 2nd, 2019|Veteran Heroes|

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