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World War II

 

BOOTH, R. C.
34963275, PVT, U.S. Army
INF CO M 15486
KIA November 24, 1944
(Germanton)
Old Orchard Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery

BROWN, Oliver T. Jr.
34433298, PVT, U. S. Army
ENGINEERS
DNB January 04, 1945
Salisbury National Cemetery

BULLIN, William G.
34896972, PVT, U.S. Army
Co. I, 127th Infantry Regiment, 32nd Infantry Div.
KIA February 22, 1945
(Sandy Ridge)
Raleigh National Cemetery

CALLOWAY, Carl H.
14123889, T/SGT, U. S. Army Air Forces
394th Bomber Sq., 5th Bomber Group, Heavy
KIA April 30, 1945 (Plane lost at sea)
Listed on Tablets of the Missing
(Tobaccoville)
Manila American Cemetery
Manila, Philippines


CARDWELL, Clate M.
14039421, CPL, U. S. Army
DOW October 22, 1944
(Westfield)
Beasley Cemetery

CARDWELL, Terry L.
33649025, PFC, U.S. Army
1 SP SV Force
KIA May 18, 1944
Anzio Beachhead, Italy
(Dillard)
Mount Zion Methodist Church Cemetery

CHAPMAN, Roscoe W.
14167329, Corporal, U. S. Army Air Forces
FOD December 26, 1945, (Plane lost at sea)
100th Bomber Sq., 42nd Bomber Group, Medium
Listed on Tablets of the Missing
(Walnut Cove)
Manila American Cemetery
Manila, Philippines


COLLINS, John W.
34312153, SGT, U. S. Army
DNB May 31, 1943
(Francisco)
Aarons Corner Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery

CORN, Lloyd
34439111, PFC, U. S. Army
472nd Military Police Battalion
KIA March 24, 1945
(Sandy Ridge)
Pleasant Grove Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery

COX, Chester O.
34852204, PVT, U. S. Army
KIA July 10, 1944, France
Brims Grove Cemetery

DAVIS, Jasper Jr.
14037623, PVT, U. S. Army
31st Infantry Regiment
DNB October  03, 1942
Listed on Tablets of the Missing
Manila American Cemetery
Manila, Philippines



DODSON, Homie A.
34965141, PVT, U.S. Army
41st Infantry Battalion, 2nd Armored Div.
KIA April 04, 1945, Germany
Buried at: Plot D Row 17 Grave 16
(Pine Hall)
Netherlands American Cemetery
Margraten, Netherlands


DOSS, Phillip Isom
00342300, PFC, U. S. Marine Corps
KIA November 20, 1943, Buried at Sea
Listed on Tablets of the Missing at
Honolulu Memorial
Honolulu, Hawaii


EGGLESTON, Thomas A.
01321167, 2/LT, U.S. Army
349th Infantry Regiment, 88th Infantry Div.
KIA July 13, 1944
Buried at: Plot H Row 10 Grave 33
(Dillard)
Florence American Cemetery
Florence, Italy


ENGLAND, Walter R.
34776142, SGT, U. S. Army Air Forces
734th Bomber Sq., 453rd Bomber Group, Heavy
KIA November 11, 1944
Buried at: Plot A Row 32 Grave 2
Ardennes American Cemetery
Neupre (Neuville-en-Condroz). Belgium


FULK, Everett J.
34255467, PFC, U.S. Army
KIA June 07, 1944
(Pinnacle)
Salisbury National Cemetery

GOINS, Dallas James
34439088, PFC, U. S. Army
DOW
(Francisco)

GORDON, Troy L.
44017404, PVT, U.S. Army
KIA Apr 13, 1945
(Pinnacle)
Pinnacle United Methodist Church Cemetery

GRIFFIN, Jimmie Wallace
Ship's Cook 2c, U. S. Navy
KIA April 28, 1944 in English Channel
on ship LST 507 during "Operation TIGER"
Torpedoed by German "U" Boat
(Sandy Ridge)
Delta United Methodist Church Cemetery

HALL, Robert W.
34307421, TEC5, U. S. Army
DNB January 29, 1944
(Meadows)
Haw Pond Church of Christ Cemetery

HARRIS, Joseph Crayton
Radioman 3c, U. S. Navy
KIA May 25, 1945, Buried at Sea
Serving onboard USS LSM-135
during Japanese Kamikaze attack.
Listed on Tablets of the Missing
(Walnut Cove)
Honolulu Memorial
Honolulu, Hawaii


HAWKINS, Jesse D.
33654797, PFC, U.S, Army
307th Medical Co., 82nd Airborne Division
DNB February 25, 1945
Buried At: Plot A Row 30 Grave 43
(Sandy Ridge)
Epinal American Cemetery
Epinal, France


HODGE, Jadie C.
34894540, PVT, U.S. Army
505th Parachute Infantry Regiment
82nd Airborne Division
KIA September 20, 1944, Groesbeck, Holland
during "Operation Market Garden"
(Sandy Ridge)
Shelton - Hutcherson Cemetery

HOLT, Lewis D.
14030146, SGT, U.S. Army
KIA March 28, 1943
Salisbury National Cemetery

HOOKER, Dewey G.
6968818, TEC5, U. S. Army
KIA July 21, 1943
(King)
First Christian Church Cemetery

HOOKER, Monroe
34965133, PVT, U. S. Army
DNB June 27, 1944
(Francisco)
Dan River Baptist Church Cemetery

HORTON, Harold J.
34439082, SGT, U. S. Army
KIA 1944
(King)
Trinity United Methodist Church Cemetery

HUTCHISON, Charles J.
0-798511, 2/LT, U. S. Army
DNB
(Walnut Cove)
Walnut Cove Cemetery

JAMES, Thomas C.
7082511, S/SGT, U.S. Army
35th Infantry Regt., 25th Infantry Div.
KIA February 02, 1945
Greenwood Cemetery

JEFFERSON, Paten A.
44017440, PVT, U. S. Army
417th Infantry Regiment, 76th Infantry Div.
KIA March 30, 1945
Buried at: Plot J Row 12 Grave 24
(Collinstown-Stateline)
Lorraine American Cemetery
St. Avold, France


JOYCE, Homer C.
34605926, PFC, U. S. Army
KIA April 08, 1945, Okinawa
Co. G, 383rd Infantry Regt., 96th Infantry Div.
(Sandy Ridge)
Buffalo Cemetery

KING, Clifford H.
01046851, 1/LT, U. S. Army
352nd Engineers
DNB April 25, 1945
(Danbury)
Danbury Cemetery

LACKEY, Marvin O.
34897097, PFC, U. S. Army
318th Infantry Regiment, 80th Infantry Div.
DOW November 27, 1944
Buried at: Plot A Row 34 Grave 34
(Lawsonville)
Lorraine American Cemetery
St. Avold, France


LAWSON, Clyde B.
34312141, TEC5, U. S. Army
KIA November 09, 1944
(Lawsonville)
Snow Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery

LEAKE, Leonard E.
34255449, PFC, U. S. Army
325th Glider Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Div.
KIA February 02, 1945
Buried at: Plot C Row 9 Grave 3
(Lawsonville)
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery
Heni-Chapelle, Belgium


LOCKHART, Robert V. Jr.
0-791784, 1/LT, U. S. Army Air Forces
DNB October 29, 1943
Eastview Cemetery

MABE, Millard E.
34438994, PFC, U. S. Army
413rd Infantry Regiment, 104th Infantry Division
KIA October 27, 1944
Buried at: Plot B Row 3 Grave 13
(Sandy Ridge)
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery
Henri-Chapelle, Belgium


MARION, Ray H.
6943790, PFC, U. S. Army
KIA August 13, 1944
Fairview United Methodist Church Cemetery

Mc GEE, Walter G. Jr.
34031582, PVT, U. S. Army
402nd Engineer Combat Battalion
DNB March 7, 1945
Buried at: Plot C Row 9 Grave 24
Florence American Cemetery
Florence, Italy


Mc GEE, Willard R.
14164976, S/SGT, U. S. Army
562nd Bomber Squadron, 388th Bomber Group, Heavy
KIA March 06, 1944
Buried at: Plot J Row 9 Grave 3
Netherlands American Cemetery
Margraten, Netherlands


MERRITT, Hubert L.
34439079, PVT, U. S. Army
DOW
(King)

MITCHELL, David M.
0-426410, 1/LT, U. S. Army
KIA April 08, 1943
(King)

MOOREFIELD, Glenn M.
34434027, PVT, U. S. Army
DNB  December 29, 1942
(Walnut Cove)
Clear Springs Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery

MOOREFIELD, William L.
34605922, PVT, U. S. Army
140th Field Artillery Battalion, 37th Infantry Div.
KIA January 20, 1944
Bouganville Island, Pacific
Buried at: Plot F Row 9 Grave 74
(King)
Manila American Cemetery
Manila, Philippines

Note: Military records list name as MOREFIELD

MORTON, George Hunter Jr.
08298695, Seaman 2c, U. S. Navy
KIA November 25, 1944. Buried at Sea
Serving onboard USS CABOT (CVL-28)
during Japanese Kamikaze attack.
Listed on the Tablets of the Missing
(Walnut Cove)
Manila American Cemetery
Manila, Philippines


NEAL, John B.
33360601, PFC, U. S. Army
327th Glider Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Div.
DOW July 15, 1945
112th Evacuation Hospital, Chiemsee, Germany
Buried at: Plot C Row 32 Grave 66
(Walnut Cove)
Lorraine American Cemetery
St. Avold, France


NEWMAN, John D.
34438964, TEC5, U. S. Army
35th Signal Construction Battalion
KIA April 28, 1944, Buried at Sea
Listed on Tablets of the Missing
(Madison-Stokes County)
Cambridge American Cemetery
Cambridge, England


OVERCASH, Jimmy L. Jr.
14187511, S/SGT, U. S. Army Air Forces
544th Bomber Sq., 384th Bomber Group, Heavy
KIA May 09, 1944
Buried at: Plot D Row 1 Grave 12
Normandy American Cemetery
Colleville-su-Mer, France


PELL, Richard T. Jr.
34434025, S/SGT, U. S. Army
Co. B, 313th Infantry, 79th Infantry Div.
DOW July 14, 1944
(Westfield)
Westfield Friends Cemetery

ROBINSON, Guy
34963234, PFC, U. S. Army
DOW April 16, 1945
Double Island Baptist Church Cemetery

SEXTON, John Chatham
44080928, PFC, U. S. Army
9th Quartermaster Co., 9th Infantry Div.
DOW June 04, 1946
Buried at: Plot E Row 10 Grave 32
Lorraine American Cemetery
St. Avold, France


SHELAR, Thomas H.
14030197, PVT, U.S. Army
508th Parachute Infantry Regiment
DOW June 20, 1944
Buried at: Plot C Row 14 Grave 8
(Francisco)
Normandy American Cemetery
Colleville-sur-Mer, France


SIMMONS, Jack Cecil
34010083, Sgt., U. S. Army
KIA January 21, 1945
Luxembourg
(Westfield)
Brown Mountain Baptist Church Cemetery

SIMMONS, Philip
33545112, PVT, U. S. Army
116th Infantry Regt., 29th Infantry Div.
DOW August 31, 1945
(Francisco)
Simmons Cemetery

SLATE, Hardin W.
33528596, PVT, U. S. ARMY
KIA May 06, 1944
Slate Cemetery

SLAWTER, Oliver J.
34439767, SGT, U. S. Army
KIA August 21, 1944
(King)
Boyles Chapel Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery

SMITH, Charles C.
44016051, PVT, U. S. Army
242nd Infantry Regiment, 42nd Infantry Div.
KIA March 16, 1945
(Lawsonville)
Raleigh National Cemetery

SMITH, Harry B.
34608302, PFC, U. S. Army
DOW December 21, 1944
(Lawsonville)
Smith Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery

SNOW, James M. Jr.
33629287, PFC, U. S. Army
KIA December 20, 1944
Woodland Cemetery

TUTTLE, Cevern C.
34893513, SGT, U. S. Army
143rd Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Div.
DOW February 03, 1945
Buried at: Plot A Row 25 Grave 5
(Walnut Cove)
Epinal American Cemetery
Epinal, France


TUTTLE, Howard D.
34608308, PFC, U. S. Army
DOW July 21. 1944
(Germanton)
Nazareth Lutheran Church Cemetery

WALL, Charles Malcolm
34894534, PVT, U. S. Army
KIA October 29, 1944
(Dillard)
Bethesda United Methodist Church Cemetery

WATSON, Larry M.
34868722, PFC, U. S. Army
KIA

WEBB, Fred Rieves
CPL, U. S. Marine Corps
5th Marines, 1st Marine Division
KIA June 22, 1945, Okinawa
(Pine Hall)
Eden United Methodist Church Cemetery

WHITE, Gilmer W,
34891493, PVT, U. S. Army
KIA September 22, 1944
(Walnut Cove)
Peniel Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery



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Note: These names were obtained from official records at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), Washington, DC, and North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. Some of the names were listed with a county other than Stokes on the NARA records. However, these names are listed with the USS North Carolina Battleship Memorial as being residents of Stokes County. In addition, PFC Lloyd Corn, PFC Jessie D, Hawkins, PFC John B. Neal, and Pvt. Thomas H. Shelor are listed on Virginia records, but they were raised in Stokes County.

KIA = Killed in Action during battle
DOW = Died of Wounds received in battle
DNB = Died in Line-of-Duty, non-battle
DOD = Died of Disease
FOD = Finding of Death