*last update 4/6/2019

Military Involvement

 

Servicemen - T surnames KIA POW Died/nonbattle
Tonkovich, Rudy B. X    
Tucker, Elmer D.      
Tucker, John      
Tucker, Lloyd      
Tucker, Robert D.      

Perry R. Thorington was born Nov. 1, 1911 to George and Amelia Elvira Lovejoy Thorington. He died June 10, 1944 and is memorialized at the Walls of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines.

Sgt. Thorington served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps 868th Bomber Squadron, Heavy and was MIA/FOD/KIA and awarded the Purple Heart and Air Medal.

Source: ancestry.com


Fred Robert Tosten was born June 6, 1923 to Elvin Henry and Margaret Starr Neilssen Tosten. He died July 18, 1945 and is buried in Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, IL.

Sgt. Tosten served in World War II with the U.S. Army Field Artillery and died on Luzon Island while in the service of his country.

Source: ancestry.com


James David Townsley was born June 12, 1910 to Thomas and Florence Spence Townsley. He died Apr. 4, 1945 and is buried in Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, IL.

Pvt. Townsley served in World War II with the U.S. Army 1st Infantry Regiment, 6th Infantry Division and died of wounds received in action in the Philippine Islands.

Source: ancestry.com


John Leroy Traeger was born Nov. 8, 1918 to George F. and Mae Traeger. He died Feb. 4, 1944 and is buried in Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, IL.

Pvt. Traeger served in World War II with the U.S. Army 17th Infantry, 7th Infantry Division and died on Kwajalein Atoll in the service of his country.

Source: ancestry.com


Richard William Trevor was born July 1, 1925 to Thomas and Leona Marie Schebler Trevor. He died Oct. 25, 1944 and is in memorialized at the Walls of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines and has a cenotaph in Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, IL.

Pvt. Trevor served in World War II with the U.S. Army 170th Engineer Combat Battalion and was MIA/KIA on Leyte, Philippine Islands and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com


Robert Thomas Trevor was born July 22, 1924 to Richard Henry and Eva I. Trevor. He died Jan. 8, 1945, was buried at sea, and is memorialized at the Walls of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines.

Petty Officer Trevor served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Columbia (CL-56) and died of wounds received aboard that vessel during a kamikaze attack. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com



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

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