Clay County

Pvt. Roger Elwood Cushman




Roger Elwood Cushman was born Jan. 19, 1925 to Johnson H. and Mildred Ellen Milton Cushman. He died Feb. 20, 1945 and is buried in Luxembourg American Cemetery, Luxembourg.

Pvt. Cushman served with the U.S. Army, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 5th Infantry Division in World War II and was KIA in Germany. He was awarded the Purple Heart.