Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

BURKHEAD, RALPH LEE

Private, U. S. Army. Home address: Apache, Comanche County. Jessie W. Burkhead, Father, Rte, 1 Apache. Born March 15, 1926. Enlisted May 23, 1944. Decoration: Order of the Purple Heart. Attended Apache High School. Member of Baptist Church. Served in the Rainbow Division. Died January 9, 1945, in action at Hatten, France.

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