*last update 8/14/2019

Military Involvement


Servicemen - G surname KIA POW Died/nonbattle
Gabrielson, James Gordon X    
Gilbertson, Neil Lester X    

Arthur Rolland Gabrielson was born Feb. 1, 1920 to Daniel A. and Olga C. Gabrielson. He died June 25, 1944 and is buried in Lutheran Cemetery, Decorah, IA.

Pvt. Gabrielson served in World War II with the U.S. Army 106th Infantry, 27th Division and was KIA in Saipan Island, Marianas Islands.

Source: ancestry.com

Karl Anthony Giesen was born Sept. 3, 1917 to Henry J. and Nellie M. Bernatz Giesen. He died Dec. 7, 1941 and is memorialized at the Courts of the Missing, Court 3, Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii and has a cenotaph in Saint Aloysius Catholic Church Cemetery, Calmar, IA.

Petty Officer Giesen served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Arizona (BB-39) when it was attacked in Pearl Harbor.

Source: ancestry.com

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




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