Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

BLANKE, LEROY BEN

Corporal, U. S. Army. Home address: Nowata, Nowata County. Mrs. Jennie Blanke, Mother, Rte. 2, Nowata. Born April 22, 1919. Enlisted May 12, 1942. Decorations: Unit Citation for action in the St. Lo Campaign Battle Participation Star, European Theater of Operations" Attended Nowata public schools. Member of Church of Christ. Died August 3, 1944, in action in France.

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