World War II Casualties

US Navy

Dead:

Hamilton, John Wesley, Motor Machinist’s Mate 2c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Winifred Ramey, Hedrick.

Lake, Everette, Bowswain’s mate 1c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Mattie Lake, P. O., Richland.

Pickering, Cecil Leon, Seaman 1c, USN. Father, Mr. Edward Pickering, Box 106, Ollie.

Pietsch, Myron James, Pharmacist’s mate 2c, USNR. Father, Mr. Emil Pietsch, RFD. Keswick.

Wounded:

Dickinson, Charles Albert, Machinist’s mate 2c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Irene Teresa Dickinson, Richland.

Hartzell, Vinton L., Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence C. Hartzell, Keswick

Lillig, LeRoy Stephen, Cpl., USMCR. Brother, Mr. Frank P. Lillig, Keota.

Veenker, Claude H., 2nd Lt., USMCR. Wife, Mrs. Claude H. Veenker, Keswick.

US Army

NAME ID NUMBER RANK STATUS
Adams, Billy 37433788 Staff Sergeant KILLED IN ACTION
Bair, Floyd V.  0-742654  2nd Lieutenant DIED NON-BATTLE
Berg, Cletus J. 37642988 Private KILLED IN ACTION
Bird, Ward B. 37664614 Private First Class KILLED IN ACTION
Bridges, Clarence D. 37654655 Technician Fifth Class DIED NON-BATTLE
Brown, John O. 37437311  Staff Sergeant KILLED IN ACTION
Bruns, Gordon E. 0-709764 2nd Lieutenant FOUND DEAD
Carris, Gerald R. 0-429015 Major FOUND DEAD
Caskey, Orley E. 37045366 Sergeant KILLED IN ACTION
Derby, Harlan L. 37041043 Sergeant KILLED IN ACTION
Dodd, Harlo L. 37647728 Private KILLED IN ACTION
Drumm, Fred A. 37113128 Staff Sergeant DIED NON-BATTLE
Dupuis, George T. 19079262 Aviation Cadet DIED NON-BATTLE
Fairchild, Ardrey H. 37693425 Private DIED OF WOUNDS
Finch, Chester A. 37660452 Private KILLED IN ACTION
Follman, Gordon R. 37696975 Private First Class KILLED IN ACTION
Hammen, Charles 37660429 Technician Fifth Class DIED OF WOUNDS
Harris, Maurice A. 37654671 Private First Class DIED OF WOUNDS
Hutton, Ernest M. 0-749847 2nd Lieutenant KILLED IN ACTION
Kelley, Joseph L. 37654681 Sergeant KILLED IN ACTION
Kemp, Sheldon R. 0-303422 Captain DIED NON-BATTLE
Kronen, Clayton H. 6914239 Corporal FINDING OF DEATH
Lewman, Earnest A. 37196606 Private KILLED IN ACTION
Malley, Lester R. 37041600 Private KILLED IN ACTION
Manion, Milo F. 37039300 Technician Fourth Grade KILLED IN ACTION
Monaghan, Thomas F. 37660462 Private First Class DIED OF WOUNDS
Morris, Daniel W. 37039540 Sergeant KILLED IN ACTION
Newman, Warren B. 0-766644 1st Lieutenant DIED NON-BATTLE
Northup, Donald H. 37429874 Private First Class KILLED IN ACTION
Orr, Robert R. 0-391254 1st Lieutenant DIED NON-BATTLE
Oster, William H. 37418812 Private First Class DIED OF WOUNDS
Pickering, William 6935041 Private First Class DIED OF WOUNDS
Rohloff, Donald D. 37578369 Sergeant KILLED IN ACTION
Robison, Donald V. 37668169 Corporal DIED NON-BATTLE
Romine, Ralph A. 37198512 Private DIED OF WOUNDS
Rutherford, Thomas 37039501 Private First Class KILLED IN ACTION
Shipley, Joseph D. 20744180 Sergeant DIED OF WOUNDS
Shultz, Kenneth B. 37192299 Private First Class DIED NON-BATTLE
Surber, John, Jr. 33905027 Sergeant KILLED IN ACTION
Tinnes, Lester W. T-067129 Flight Officer DIED NON-BATTLE
Watts, Warren W. 0-685813 2nd Lieutenant KILLED IN ACTION
Weaver, Floyd G. 37696997 Private KILLED IN ACTION
Wheeler, Marion L. 0-412742 1st Lieutenant FINDING OF DEATH
  Sources:

Navy: "State Summary of War Casualties (Iowa)" compiled April, 1946, Casualty Section, Office of Public Information, Navy Department

Army: "WWII Honor List of Dead and Missing (State of Iowa)" War Dept., June, 1946

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