Willius, Karl-Heinz “Charly” — the German ace who was said to have shot down “The Wolf” on 30 Jul 1943.
T/Sgt. Arnold, Derrell Wayne. Born 4 Oct 1925 in Lampasas County, TX. Son of Bannie Tafton and Myrtle LaVada Bell (Adams) Arnold. Married Katherine Elizabeth Perry of Blue Ridge. Graduated from Goldthwaite High Sch. Entered Army 19 May 1944. Trained at Camp Continue Reading
M/Sgt. Angermann, Bruno Martin (38133544). Born 26 April 1917 in Aleman, TX. Son of Willie A and Freda Caroline (Brown) Angermann. Married Allie Mae “Sis” Landau 24 Jun 1943. Enlisted in the Army 15 Jun 1942 at Abilene TX. Served Continue Reading
Sgt. Ramsey, Leo Paul (20129203) was born 31 Aug 1917 in Stafford Springs, Connecticut. He was the son of Aurelia P (Tellier) and Archielas James Ramsey. The family lived at 157 Furnace Ave. in Stafford during the 1940s. Archielas and Continue Reading
S/Sgt. Gutzmer, Walter Frederick “Walt” (20129133). Born 8 Mar 1920 in Willimantic, CT. Son of Richard and Aldea (Pimpare) Gutzmer. He grew up in Manchester, CT, prior to the outbreak of WWII. Gutzmer was a member of the Connecticut Army Continue Reading
Vincenzo “Vincent” G. Pazzano was the son of Maria G. “Josephine” (Mauruni) and Domenico Pazzano. Domenico was born in Mammola 31 Oct 1885. On the 1930 Fed. Census, Domenico stated that he had immigrated in 1921. He visited Italy, probably Continue Reading
Seaman 1st Class Sheldon, Weldon Dwight “Boots.” Born 11 Jul 1926 in Star, TX. Son of Beatrice A (Arnold) and Chester W Sheldon. Married Virgie May Soules of Star. Graduated from Evant High School. Entered Navy 1945. Trained in San Continue Reading