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Aster Gallimore ,Denton NC, : Cabinet Maker: Navy, august 22,1944-janurary 24th.,1946 - Seaman First Class: Service: USNTC, Bainbridge, MD.; AGC, So. Brooklyn, N.Y. S.S. Leo J. Duster; AGC Pacific; William Dunbor. Remarks: American Area Camp. Medal; Eur-African-mid East Area Camp. Medal; Asiatic-Pacific Camp. Metal; Point System; World War ll Metal
Ralph W. Gallimore, Denton, NC, retired Air Force 27 years, Senior Master Sergeant (E8) -Military Occupation: Information Management Superintendent, Family Support Center Superintendent, First Sergeant - Civilian Occupation: Truck Driver Trainer - Battle or Campaign: Vietnam, 3 tours in Korea, Philippines, Japan, Okinawa, Australia, New Zealand, Hawaii, Johnston Island, Guam - Decorations: Defense Meritorious Svc Mdl, AF Meritorious Svc Mdl, W/20LC, AF Commendations MDL W/1OLC, Distinguised Presidential Unit Citation W/20LC, AF Outstanding Unit Award, AF Good Conduct Mdl W/1 Silver Cluster & 2OLC, Good Conduct Mdl, National Defense Mdl, Vietnam Service Mdl W/3OLC, Humanitarian Svc, Mdl, AF Overseas Svc Short Tour Rbn W/3OLC, AF Oversea Svc Long Tour Rbn, AF Longevity Svc Award W/1 Silver Cluster, NCO Prof. Mil. Educ. Grad Rbn W/2OLC, Small Arms Exp Marksmanship Rifle Rbn, AF Training Rbn, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross W/Device, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Mdl
Mosell Wall Denton North Carolina -Army Air Force Base -Civilian occupation.. General Farmer\ Millitary Occupation.. Airplane and Engine Mechanic -Decorations.. American Theater Service Medal - Asoatoc Pacific Service Medal , Good Conduct Medal, World War 2 Victory Medals;
Jack H. Frank ..Denton, North Carolina -Technician Fifth Grade Headquarters - Civilian Occupation ... Truck Driver ( Heavy) - Millitary Occupation... Truck Driver Light 345 -Batttles or Campaign .. Ardennes ,Rhineland , Central Europe - Decorations.. Bronze Star Medal, World War 2 Victory Medal, EAME Service Medal with 3 Bronze Service Stars, American Theater Service Medal
Willie R, Miller Sergeant Headquarters Service Company 165th Engineers Battalion Denton , North Carolina - Civilian Occupation.. Truck Driver Light - Millitary Occupation Foreman Construction 059 - Battle or Campaign .. North France , Rhineland , Central Europe - Decorations... American Theater Service Medal, EAME Service Medal with 3 Bronze Stars..
PURPLE HEART...World War 2 Victory Metal
Baxter C. Varner .. Newsome North Carolina - Staff Sergeant 109th Chemical Processing Company - Civilian Occupation .. Knitting Machine Fixer - Millitary Occupation.. Mess Sergeant 824 - Battle or Campaign.........Luzon - Decortions..Good Conduct Medal, American Service Medal - Philippine Liberation Service Ribbon - Asiatic Pacific Service Medal with 1 Bronze Star
Howard F. Spencer Denton,North Carolina Sergeant 320th Fighter Control Squadron - Civilian Occupation .. Baker - Millitary Occupation.. QMC Cook and Baker 1943
Battle or Campaigns..Southern Philipines, New Guinea - Decortions ...Asiatic Pacific Theater Campaign Medal with 2 Bronze Stars - Good Conduct Medal
Everette L . Gallimore Denton, North Carolina Technical Sergeant Civilian Occupation.. Farmhand - Millitary Occupation ..Anti -Aircraft Range Section NEO - Battle or Campaigns ..Northern France , Rhineland, Central Europe - Decorations.. American Theater Campaign Medal - EAMET Campaign Medal with 3 Bronze Service Stars
James A. Lomax Denton, North Carolina... Sergeant - Civilian Occupation.. Sales Clerk
Millitary Occupation.. Communications Chief - Battles or Campaigns...Aleutians Islands, Eastern Mandates, Southern Philippines, Byukyus -Decorations.. Asiatic Pacific Theater Campaign Medal with 4 Bronze Service Stars - Philippine Liberation Ribbon with 2 Bronze Service Stars - Good Conduct Medal, Victory Medal
Charles A. Hunt ..Denton , North Carolina Staff Sergeant 1915th Quatermaster Truck Company - Civilian Occupation .. student - Millitary Occupation.. Truck Driver.. -Battles or Campaigns None - Decorations.. World War 2 Victory Medal
Jesse F. Lanier.. Denton, North Carolina ...Private..- Civilian Occupation.. Farner General - Millitary Occupation.. Rifleman - Battles or Campaign.. Rhineland - Decorations.. European Afirican Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon with 1 Bronze Battle Star
Dawson A. Snider Denton, North Carolina Technician Fifth Grade Company - Civilian Occupation .. Teamster - Millitary Occupation.. Machine Gunner Heavy - Battle or Campaign.. Normandy Go 33 W45.. Rhineland. Ardennes - Decorations.. PURPLE HEART - Good Conduct Medal - World War 2 Victory Medal
Carl E. Rogers Denton ,North Carolina . Technigian Fifth Grade Company - Civilian Occupation.. auto mechanic Millitary Occupation .. Mechanic Auto -Battles or Campaign ..East Indies, Papau New Guinea
Fred Cranford ..Denton North Carolina - Civilian Occupation.. Seamless Hoisery Knitter - Millitary Occupation.. Cook - also mm30 cal riffle m - Decorations .. Battle or Campaigns ..None..
Harvey Snider..Denton, North Carolina .. Private 370th Army Air Force - Good Conduct Medal ..Civilian Occupation..Farmhand - Millitary Occupation .. Air Corp Basic Training
John P. Kinney Technician Fifth Grade Company B 728th Denton < North Carolina - Civilian Occuption ... Farmhand- Millitary Occuption ..Amphibious Tractor Driver - Battles or Campaigns.. Sou Philippines , Eyukus - Decortions -One Bronze Arrowheard - American Defense Service Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Theater Campaign Medal with two Bronze Service stars
Philippine Liberation Ribbon with Bronze service stars -Victory Medal..
Wesley P. Morris Denton , North Carolina - Sergeant Headquarters Company 2nd Battalion 108th Infantry - Civilian Occupation..General Clerk - Millitary Occupation... Administrative
Battle or Campaign ..South Phillipines - Decorations ..American Theater Service Medal , Phillipine Liberation - Service Ribbon with 1 Bronze Service Star
Albert Garner Denton , North Carolina - Private Company F 325th Glider Infantry , 82 Division - Civilian Occupation General Farmer - Millitary Occupation...Light Morter Crewman 607 Battler or Campaign - Go ..33 WD.. Central Europe - Decorations.. Good Conduct Medal , World War 2 Victory Ribbon - European African Middle Eastern Thearter Ribbon
Ernest L. Doby .. Denton , North Carolina - Private Special Trading Unit - Civilian Occupation ..Farmhand - Battle or Campaign None
Lloyd H. Bean Denton , North Carolina - Sergeant - Civilian Occupation...Farmhand - Millitary Occupation .. Athletic Instructor - Battles or Campaigns.. None - World War 2 Victory Medal , Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal
Claude W.G. Creek Denton, North Carolina - Technician Fifth Grade Battery A 35th Anti- Aircraft - Artillery Search Light Battalion - Civilian Occupation.. Truck Driver - Millitary Occupation.. Portable Power Generator Operator - Battles or Campaign..Rhineland , Central Europe - Decorations.. EANE Service Medal with 2 Bronze Stars, Good Conduct Medal , World War 2 Victory Medal
Mack H. Cranford Denton, North Carolina - Private First Class 565th Army Air Force - Civilian Occupation.. Final Assembler 1 - Millitary Occupation.. Airplane and Engine Mach.
Battle or Campaign....None - Decorations .American Theater Service Medal - Good Conduct Medal -World War 2 Victory Medal
Arlie W. Snider Denton , North Carolina - Section J 504 Army Air Force Base Unit - Civilian Occupation.. Mail Sorter 11 - Millitary Occupation..Electrician - Battle or Campaign ..None -Decorations.. Amercian Theater Service Medal - Good Conduct Medal Victory Medal
Ray C. Plummer Denton, North Carolina - Private First Class Headquarter Detachment , 4th Regment - Camp Wheeler , Georgia - Civilian Occupation.. Projectionist , Motion Picture
Millitary Occupation...General Clerk - Battle or Campaign ... Rhineland Go 40 ..WD..45 - Northern France..Go 46..WD 45../Expert Infantryman Badge MI Sharpshooter Decorations.. European African Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon - with 2 Bronze Stars, Good Conduct Medal,
Kenneth K. Daniel..Denton, North Carolina - Civilian Occupation.. Turck Driver - Millitary Occupation.. Light Mortor Crewman - Battle or Campaign .. North France, Ardennes , Rhineland, Central , Europe - Decorations.. EAME Service Medal with 4 Bronze Service Stars - Good Conduct Medal , PURPLE HEART,World War 2 Victory Medal
Wannie Byerly Denton, North Carolina -Corporal 130th Army Airways Communications System Squadron - Civilian Occupation..Farmer General - Military Occupation..Radio Mach AAF 754 Decorations.. American Theater Service Medal, Asiatic Pacific Service Medal with 1 Bronze Service Star , Good Conduct Medal , Meriterious Unit Award, World War 2 World War 2 Victory Medal
Zollie C. Smith Denton, North Carolina - Private - Civilian Occupation.. Truck ,Military Occupation.. Basic 521 - Battles or Campaign .. - Decorations..Good Conduct , World War 2 Victory Medal
Stewart E. Hedrick... Denton,North Carolina -Private First Class Medical -Civilian Occupation.. Farmhand -Millitary Occupation..Med Airman 657 -Battle or Campaign .. Ardennes Go 105.. WD..45 Rhineland...GO 105 WD..45 - Decorations..Good Conduct Medal, Africian Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon with 2 Bronze Battle Stars , American Defense System Ribbon
Ronnie W. Gallimore , Denton North Carolina , Airmen first class, USAF, Civilian Occupation Truck Driver, United States Air Force Jan 1964-Jan 1968, served 22 months Lackland Air Force Base Texas and 26 months and 2 days in Germany. Good Conduct Medal, Trained in supply, training in Heavy Forklifts, Heavy Trucks and Warehousing. Small Arms Exp Marksmanship Rifle Rbn. , HS GED
Willie C. Cook...Denton, North Carolina - Private - Civilian Occupation.. Blass Grinder - Millitary Occupation.. Mortar Gunner - Battle or Campaign .. New Guinea -Decorations..Good Conduct Medal, Asiatic -Pacific Service Medal with 1 Bronze Star - World War 2 Victory Medal
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