*last update 4/23/2019

Military Involvement


Servicemen - R surnames KIA POW Died/nonbattle
Reader, John O.      
Robinson, William Robert X    
Roehrkasse, Walter      

Mervaille William Rinehart was born Apr. 15, 1922 to Clarence William and Merle Frances Shedenhelm Rinehart. He died Jan. 4, 1945 and is memorialized at the Walls of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines.

Petty Officer Rinehart served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Ommaney Bay (CVE-79) was sunk in a kamikaze attack on the Sulu Sea. He was MIA/FOD/KIA and awarded the Purple Heart and Air Medal.

Source: ancestry.com

Charles Hartman Robbins was born Oct. 9, 1920 to Charles L. and Clara M. Hartman Robbins. He died May 24, 2010.

Charles served in World War II with the U.S. Army.

Source: ancestry.com

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



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