*last update 7/31/2022

Military Involvement


Servicemen - S surnames KIA POW DNB Pic/s
Schaefer, Arthur George X      
Schenke, Harold Benjamin X      
Shaffer, Charles Marion DOW      
Sheppard, Russell E. X     X
Sly, John D.       X
Synstelien, Carling        

Laurence John Schechtman was born Mar. 19, 1923 to Henry C. and Bertha T. Morman Schechtman. He died Mar. 31, 1945 and is memorialized at the Courts of the Missing, Court 1, Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii and has a cenotaph in Saint Josephs Cemetery, Greeley, IA.

Petty Officer Schechtman served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Bogue (CVE-9) and USS Anzio (CVE-57). He died while in the service of his country.

Source: ancestry.com

Richard Edwin Swanson was born Oct. 6, 1918 to Axel W. and Ella Mattson Swanson. He died July 16, 1944 and is buried in Pine View Cemetery, Delaware, IA.

Pvt. Swanson served in World War II with the U.S. Army 117th Infantry.

Source: ancestry.com

ServiceMen Research done by WWII Researcher, Pat Holt Juon, Mar 2019; updated Jul 2020 & Jul 2022



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