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Servicemen * Ar-Au surnames

Don Armstrong was born Feb. 21, 1915 to John Hall and Mae Eva Crider Armstrong. He died July 11, 1943 and has a cenotaph in Masonic Cemetery, Des Moines, IA and is memorialized at the Tablets of the Missing, Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, Nettuno, Italy.

Capt. Armstrong served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps 45th Squadron, 316th Troop Carrier Group. He was awarded the Air Medal and Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com; abmc.gov


William James Atkinson was born Apr. 12, 1924 to Edwin M. and Hazel Wilkerson Atkinson. He died Apr. 22, 2002.

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

Source: ancestry.com



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

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