*last update 11/23/2021

Military Involvement

 

Servicemen - H surnames KIA POW Died/nonbattle
Harper, William Austin, Jr. X    
Hein, Leo Vincent X    
Henderson, Joseph Eugene X    
Hinman, Theodore Loveland     X
Hoff, William D. X    
Hogan, Vincent C. MIA    
Holcomb, Verle Page DOW    
Holderness, Harley Howard X    
Hora, Keith E.      

George William Ham was born July 14, 1919 to James Robert and Margaret Marie Zenisek Ham. He died July 8, 1947 and is buried in Saint Marys Catholic Cemetery, Solon, IA.

George served with the U.S. Army Air Corps in World War II.

Source: ancestry.com


Paul Roy Hansen was born July 13, 1920 to Fred and Mary Parmelia Hafner Hansen. He died Sept. 5, 1942 and is memorialized at the Walls of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines and has a cenotaph in Nichols Cemetery, Nichols, IA.

Petty Officer Hansen served in World War II with the U.S. Navy and died in the service of his country. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com


James Junior Herring was born Dec 15, 1920 to James H. (Sr.) and Ruth H. Herring. 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 Oakland Cemetery, Iowa City, IA.

Petty Officer Herring served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Arizona (BB-39) and was MIA/FOD/KIA in the attack on Pearl Harbor. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com


Herbert Henry Hill was born Aug. 31, 1923 to Edwin E. and Florence S. Tonkinson Hill. He died May 23, 1945 and is buried in Epinal American Cemetery, Dinoze, France.

Sgt. Hill served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps 811th Medical Air Evacuation Squadron. He was awarded the Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster.

Sources: ancestry.com; abmc.gov


Stephen Routly Hobbs was born May 15, 1926 to Stephen Routly and Prudence Florence Broadway Hobbs. He died Sept. 15, 2006 and is buried in Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, IA.

Stephen served with the U.S. Army in World War II.

Source: ancestry.com


Gaylord Kenneth Hodenfield was born Sept. 29, 1915 to Cornelius Burton and Ruth A. Squires Hodenfield. He died Aug. 13, 1992 and is buried in Hillside Memorial Park, Redlands, CA.

Gaylord served in World War II with the U.S. Army.

Source: ancestry.com


Edward Morgan Howell was born June 23, 1916 to John W. and Sara J. Davis Howell. He died Apr. 6, 2000.

Edward served in World War II with the U.S. Navy.

Source: ancestry.com


Donald Edwin Huffman was born Oct. 22, 1918 to Arthur S. and Mila B. Huffman. He died Sept. 11, 2008.

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

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Robert Eugene Huffman was born Aug. 17, 1914 to Arthur S. and Mila B. Huffman. He died Aug. 13, 1986.

Robert served in World War II with the U.S. Navy.

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William Howard “Bill” Huffman was born in 1921 to Arthur S. and Mila B. Huffman. He died Mar. 4, 1945 and is buried in Oakland Cemetery, Iowa City, IA.

Petty Officer Huffman served in World War II with the U.S. Navy as a Pharmacist’s Mate with a Marine unit. He was KIA on Iwo Jima.

Source: ancestry.com



ServiceMen Research done by WWII Researcher, Pat Holt Juon, Apr & Sep 2019; updated Jul 2020 & Oct 2021

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