*last update 7/19/2022


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Military Involvement


Servicemen * Aa-Ac surnames

Howard Abbott was born Feb. 9, 1922 to Frank and Ida Freida Johanna Berger Abbott. He died July 24, 1942 and is buried in Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines.

Pvt. Abbott served in World War II with the U.S. Army 31st Infantry Regiment, became a POW and died in Cababautuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Manila, Philippine Islands.

Source: ancestry.com

Rex Larry Abbott was born June 8, 1918 to Isaac S. and Flora May Marks Abbott. He died Sept. 22, 1999 and is buried in Resthaven Cemetery, West Des Moines, IA.

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

Source: ancestry.com

John Ellsworth Ackelson was born Mar. 13, 1924 to Vernon Ellsworth and Mabel Viola Millard Ackelson. He died Dec. 28, 2006 and is buried in Iowa Veterans Cemetery, Adel, IA.

Cpl. Ackelson served with the U.S. Army in World War II and Korea.

Source: ancestry.com

Roy Edwin Ackelson was born Sept. 21, 1922 to Leonadis Omega “Leo” and Marguerite Jean Wiebenga Ackelson. He died May 31. 2021 and is buried in Iowa Veterans Cemetery, Adel, IA.

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

Source: ancestry.com

ServiceMen Research done by WWII Researcher, Pat Holt Juon, Apr 2019; updated Sep 2020 & Jun & Jul 2022



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