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Robert Eugene Lee was born May 15, 1925 to Ned Ira and Helen R. McGilligan Lee. He died Mar. 19, 1945 and is memorialized at the Courts of the Missing, Court 3, Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Petty Officer Lee served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Franklin (CV-13) and died of wounds received in action off the Japanese mainland when that vessel was bombed. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com

Solomon Arthur Leischner was born Nov. 22, 1907 to Nathaniel and Maria Leischner. He died May 8, 1945 and is buried in Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines.

Pvt, Leischner served in World War II with the U.S. Army 161st Infantry Regiment 25th Infantry Division and was KIA on Luzon, Philippine Islands and awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster.

Source: ancestry.com

Kermit Lowell Leninger was born Sept. 9, 1927 to Michael E. and Barbara J. Klieder Leninger. He died Feb. 5, 1986 and is buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Waterloo, IA.

Kermit served in World War II with the U.S. Coast Guard.

Source: ancestry.com

Thomas Levendusky, Jr. was born Mar. 15, 1927 to Thomas (Sr.) and Josephine Levendusky. He died Sept. 20, 1947 and is buried in Calvary Cemetery, Waterloo, IA.

Petty Officer Levendusky served with the U.S. Navy in World War II.

Source: ancestry.com

Eugene Warren LeVine was born July 26, 1924 to Theodore J. and Astrid A. Wolff LeVine. He died Nov. 19, 1998 and is buried in Sunnyside Cemetery, Menomonee Falls, WI.

Eugene served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps Air Transport Command.

Source: ancestry.com

ServiceMen Research done by WWII Researcher, Pat Holt Juon, Mar & Apr 2019; updated Jul 2020



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