Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

CAYLOR, JOE ALVIS

Sergeant, U. S. Army Air Corps. Home address: Shawnee, Pottawatomie County. Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Caylor, Parents, Rte. 2, Shawnee. Born May 9, 1924. Enlisted August 1, 1943. Decorations: Order of the Purple Heart; Presidential Citation, 9oth of which were awarded posthumously. Graduated from Prairie Valley High School" Seminole County. .Served as a Ball Turret Gunner on a B-24. Died August 18, 1944, in an airplane crash near Kurmitola, India.

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