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Clifford Eugene Gibson, Jr. was born Aug. 27, 1926 to Clifford Eugene (Sr.) and Lucile Liffring Gibson. He died Aug. 14, 1946 and is buried in Glendale Cemetery, Des Moines, IA.

Clifford served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps 34th Air Service Squadron.

Source: ancestry.com


Earl Wilber Gilbrech was born Mar. 5, 1920 to Raymond and Rachel Thompson Gilbrech. He died Mar. 1, 1942 and is memorialized at the Walls of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines and is buried in Union Cemetery, Ankeny, IA.

Petty Officer Gilbrech served in World War II with the U.S. Navy and was MIA/FOD/KIA in the Battle of Java Sea. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com



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

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