My grandparents, Earl and Bertha Sweet, had five children, one daughter and four sons. Allen Edward was the fourth child. He excelled in athletics, playing high school basketball and baseball and was a member of award winning teams for Lisbon High. He was also active in high school activities hol...
Thinking of Jon and his family on this 2 year anniversary.
You weren't with us long enough, but long enough for us to know how much you loved us and mom. So thankful God gave us to you for what time we had :)
Please share a holiday memory of your parent (i.e. birthday, religious holiday, vacation).
every year for my birthday, Dad would make me ...
God bless you. Rest in Peace.
My grandad to whom I never knew, I was his namesake, so my grandmother, Marion Ells Hadley told me everything about him.
He was appointed to the Naval Academy from Moro,OR. in 1918. Commissioned Ensign 29 MAY 1922, he served on board many ships, including USS Pennsylvsnia, and USS S-27, and ...
You and your fellow service men have achieved a task that many never thought achievable. Through yours and others dedication to their mission at hand, millions of people can now proudly raise their flag as a Sovereign nation as an ally to our country where it never existed before. You will al...
Found a foto of Ben J. Smith. Victory TD - History of the 628th Tank Destroyer Battalion 1941-1945
USS Arizona Whale Boat Team
Standing left to right:
Lawrence J. Griffin, Herbert A. Dreesbach, Marvin A. Hughes, John McRay Baker, Eugene Brickley, Gordon E. Shive, and Burnis L. Bond.
Kneeling left to right:
Francis J. Pedrotti, Robert C. Erskine, Robert W. Dunnam, Donald E...
For the last 6 years working on digging this forgotten hero from Colorado Spgs, CO. PFC Floyd Lindstrom received the Medal Of Honor, Silver Star, a Purple Heart and 2 Italian Military Crosses. Nov 11, 1943 Lindstrom's actions to save men caused him to be put in for the MOH and could have stayed ...
Aug 10, 1943 / Portland, Maine
-CALLED TO ACTIVE DUTY
Aug 17, 1943 / Portland, Maine
-TRANSFERRED TO CAMP PERRY, VA
Aug 18 - Sep 21, 1943
-TRANSFERRED TO MARE ISLAND, CA
Oct 1, 1943 - Jun 19, 1944
-TRANSFERRED TO USS...
As can best be determined, Fred progressed through boot camp, and flight school, eventually becoming a Lockheed P-38 fighter pilot in the US Army Air Forces, 459th Fighter Squadron, 80th Fighter Group, ultimately stationed at Chittigong, Burma.
Jack was born Fowler, CO. He was the Bottom turret gunner Liberator bomber killed in crash in Brazil. Parents Claud and Nora Mae Roby. Claude WWI vet. Both brothers WWII Vets Gerorge H. and Don L. ROBY Place of interment ODD-Fellow Cemetery Ponca City, OK next to his Daddy.