*last update 4/2/2019

Military Involvement

 

Servicemen - G surnames KIA POW Died/nonbattle

Lyle Edwin Galliart was born Dec. 5, 1925 to Clarence and Cathryn C. Humke Galliart. He died Mar. 9, 1945 and is buried in Ardennes American Cemetery, Neupre, Belgium.

Sgt. Galliart served in World War II with the U.S. Army 311th Infantry Regiment, 78th Infantry Division and was MIA/KIA in Germany and was awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com


Clarence F. Gaul was born Dec. 8, 1919 to Peter and Angeline Oberbroeckling Gaul. He died May 31, 1945 and is buried in Saint Paul Cemetery, Worthington, IA.

Pvt. Gaul served in World War II with the U.S. Army Co. D, 126th Infantry Regiment, 32nd Infantry Division and died on Luzon, Philippine Islands in the service of his country.

Source: ancestry.com


Fred Frank Gielissen was born Dec. 30, 1922 to Fred and Theresa Mary Sonnemans Gielissen. He died Dec. 20, 1943 and is buried in Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, IL.

Pvt. Gielissen served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps and was MIA/KIA in the Asiatic area.

Source: ancestry.com


John Earl Graham was born Feb. 4, 1918 to Earl and Hanna Graff Graham. He died Feb. 20, 1944 and is memorialized at the Courts of the Missing, Court 8, Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Ensign Graham served in World War II with the U.S. Naval Air Corps and died in the Pacific area while serving his country.

Source: ancestry.com


Frank R. Griffith was born Sept. 21, 1921 to Frank E. and Kathryn Roach Griffith. He died Mar. 6, 1945 and is buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Key West, IA.

Pvt. Griffith served in World War II with the U.S. Army Troop B, 15th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron and was KIA in the service of his country.

Source: ancestry.com


John Harold Gruber was born Jan. 29, 1914. He died Sept. 6, 1944 and is buried in Epinal American Cemetery, Dinoze, France.

Pvt. Gruber served in World War II with the U.S. Army 38th Infantry Battalion, 7th Armored Division and was KIA in the service of his country in France and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com


Alfred J. Grutz was born Feb. 6, 1917 to William S. and Anna Birkel Grutz. He died May 13, 1944 and is buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Dubuque, IA.

Sgt. Grutz served in World War Ii with the U.S. Army Field Artillery and was KIA on the Anzio beachhead in Italy.

Source: ancestry.com



ServiceMen Research done by WWII Researcher, Pat Holt Juon, Mar 2019; updated Apr 2019

 

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