Story County, Iowa
US Army, Army Air Forces, Navy, Marine Corps WWII Dead & Missing

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In 1946 the War Department published an Honor List of dead and missing in World War II for Army and Army Air Forces personnel. This lists were issued by county within state. Data contained here is taken from that list. The list is found in the Modern Military Records of the National Archives, control number NWCTM-407-WWIICASARMY-IA.

Also in April 1946 the Casualty Section, Office of Public Information, Navy Department published a summary of war casualties for the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, containing somewhat less information but including next of kin. Data contained here is taken from that list. The list is found in the National Archives Military Records World War II.

Where possible, grave marker information has been included from the Story County Grave Marker Inscription publications published by the Iowa Genealogical Society. No attempt was made to include the all information on the marker, nor any nearby markers of relatives. This is an excellent set of books and can be quite valuable in genealogical research in Story County. For information on puchasing these books, see the Iowa Genealogical Society web page.

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