Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

CALDWELL, ELZA LRON

Seaman, First Class, U. S. Naval Reserve. Home address: Pawhuska, Osage County. Mrs. Mildred Mae Caldwell, Wife, 2815 South Central, Oklahoma City. Born November 11, 1919. Enlisted June 19, 1944. Decorations: Pacific-Asiatic Bar; Order of the Purple Heart. Attended Pawhuska High School. Member of First Baptist Church, Pawhuska. Served on landing aircraft in the Amphibious Branch. Died May 11, 1945, in action on Okinawa, Ryukyu Islands, East China Sea.

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