Tribute to WWII Vets Deceased in 2019

This post honors the World War II veterans I’ve interviewed who were deceased in 2019. Each death is a great loss for our nation. For those included in books I’ve published the titles are included. Thanks to all of these men and women who served our country in its time of great need. Photos follow the names. The books are available on Amazon.

  1. William Abram—Fort Wayne, Indiana, Army, Pacific

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  1. Robert Arbuckle –Noblesville, Indiana, Navy, Cuba

Arbuckle (8)

 

  1. Mel Arnold –Fort Wayne, Navy, Pacific
  2. Ruth Austin— McComb, Ohio, Army nurse corps, United States

Austin Ruth old (6)

 

  1. Fred Bieberich—Decatur, Indiana, Marines, Pacific

Bieberich old (28)

 

  1. Ken Bosworth—Portland, Indiana, Marines, Pacific
  2. Frances Bushong—Decatur, Navy, Pacific (We Gave Our Best: American WWII Veterans Tell Their Stories)

Bushong (5)

 

  1. Vernon Byer—Markle Indiana, Army, Pacific

Byer Vernon (1)

 

  1. Gaylord Conrad—Fort Wayne, Army, Pacific (They Did It for Honor: Stories of American WWII Veterans)

Conrad Gaylord uni

 

  1. Wanda Crouse—Fort Wayne, Navy Nurse Corps, United States
  2. Clairus Dew—Fort Wayne, Army Air Corps, Pacific (They Did It for Honor: Stories of American WWII Veterans)

Dew head uni

 

  1. Robert Lee—Auburn, Indiana, Navy, United States

Lee Robt old (10)

 

  1. Ralph Reighter—Fort Wayne, Army Air Corps, US

Reichter Ralph (7)

 

  1. Leo Scheer—Huntington, Indiana, Navy, Europe (We Fought to Win: American World War II Veterans Share Their Stories)

Scheer Leo uni (6)

 

  1. Vaughan Whitworth–Roanoke, VA, Marines, Pacific (We Gave Our Best: American WWII Veterans Tell Their Stories)

Whitworth uni

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