~last update 10/11/2021

Military Involvement


Servicemen - G surnames KIA POW Died/nonbattle
Gaffery, Donald J.      
Gallup, Wilbur L.      
Gardiner, Kennard W.      
Garner, William Frederick X    
Geppert, Dick      
Geppert, Ralph      
Gevo, Nick      
Gevo, Riley      
Gidley, Robert A. X    
Gill, Carl E.     X
Glassburner, Bruce      
Glaze, Keith F. X    
Gordon, Jack D.   X  
Graybill, Herbert A.      
Green, Leo Vincent     X
Gretzer, John S.      
Gustafson, Dale X    

Kenneth Earl Gardiner was born Oct. 16, 1898 to Everett and Bertha Griffith Gardiner. He died Mar. 31, 1946 and is buried in Memorial Park Cemetery, Council Bluffs, IA.

Maj. Gardiner served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps 440th Base Unit, Santa Maria, CA.

Source: ancestry.com

Lysle Elmer George was born Apr. 25, 1911 to Fred Elmer and Mary Erma Howe George. He died Feb. 27, 1958 and is buried in Walnut Hill Cemetery, Council Bluffs, IA.

Lt. George served in World War II with the U.S. Army 74th Signal Corps and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com

Dudley Adolph Giese was born Oct. 6, 1926 to Arthur Edward and Mary Alice Edwards Giese. He died Nov. 9, 2007 and is buried in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens, Olathe, KS.

Dudley served with the U.S. Army Air Corps in World War II as an MP, serving as sentry in key newly forming government facilities in Japan following their surrender.

Source: ancestry.com

Donald Dean Gillman was born Mar. 9, 1925 to Harry and Effie M. Cross Gillman. He died June 1983 and is buried in Ridgewood Cemetery, Council Bluffs, IA.

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

Source: ancestry.com

Earl Jean Graff was born Oct. 15, 1922 to George John and Charlotta L. Graff. He died July 31, 2015 and is buried in Iowa Veterans Cemetery, Van Meter, IA.

LtJG Graff served in World War II with the U.S. Navy.

Source: ancestry.com

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



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