*last update 3/17/2019

Military Involvement

 

Servicemen - S surnames KIA POW Died/nonbattle
Scherrman, Paul J. X    
Schirmer, Matthew John X    
Schlitz, Loran Joseph X    
Schmal, Aloysius J. X    
Schmid, Roger C. X    
Schmitt, Father Aloysius X    
Schulte, Alvin J. X    
Schwers, Clarence Andrew     X
Scott, Ralph Edward X    
Seymour, Thomas M.     X
Shea, John James X    
Simon, Loras Eugene X    
Skahill, Bernard L. X    
Sloan, Charles R. X    
Slowey, Merlin Arthur X    
Smith, George Leslie X    
Smith, Richard Albert   X X
Stack, Edward Vincent     X
Strong, George Allen X    
Strumpell, Marc E. X    
Sutter, Louis John X    

Julius Francis Schwers was born Oct. 21, 1921 to Joseph and Anna Plossel Schwers. He died Feb. 28, 1942 and is memorialized at the Walls of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines and in Saint Boniface Cemetery, New Vienna IA.

Petty Officer Schwers served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Houston (CA-30) and was MIA/FOD/KIA when the Houston was sunk on the Battle of Sunda Strait. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com



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

 

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