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George R. Dalton was born June 9, 1921 to James Guy and Huldah Leffingwell Dalton. He died June 10, 1944 and is buried in Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France.

Pvt. Dalton served in World War II with the U.S. Army 26th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division and died in the service of his country. He was awarded the Silver Star and Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster.

Source: ancestry.com


William “Bill” Day was born Mar. 18, 1920 to Lester and Evangeline Weigle Day. He died Aug. 12, 2018 and is buried in Memorial Park Cemetery, Waterloo, IA.

Capt. Day served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps as a pilot on B-17s, B-24s, B-29s and was a B-17 instructor pilot.

Source: ancestry.com



ServiceMen Research done by WWII Researcher, Pat Holt Juon, Mar 2019; updated Aug 2020

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