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Military Involvement


Servicemen * Sh - surnames

Virgil A. Sheriff was born May 3, 1923 to Aden and Stella G. Schuknecht Sheriff. He died Mar. 1, 1945 and is buried in Keokuk National Cemetery, Keokuk, IA.

Pvt. Sheriff served in World War II with the U.S. Army 60th Armored Infantry Battalion and was KIA in Germany.

Source: ancestry.com

Edward Sheronick was born July 23, 1917 to Sam and Anna Sheronick. He died Nov. 16, 1944 and is buried in Cedar Memorial Park, Cedar Rapids, IA.

Sgt. Sheronick served in World War II with the U.S. Army Infantry and died in the service of his country.

Source: ancestry.com

John Shimek was born June 11, 1917 to Paul and Hattie Buehler Shimek. He died Sept. 23, 1944 and is buried in Czech National Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, IA.

Pvt. Shimek served in World War II with the U.S. Army 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division and was KIA in Holland and awarded the Purple Heart. Pvt. Shimek is also listed as being buried in Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands.

Source: ancestry.com; fieldsofhonordatabase

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



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