World War II
CEARLEY, WILBUR D
Technician, Fifth Grade, U. S. .Army. Home address: Martha, Jackson County. Mrs. Murel Cearley, Wife, Mangum. Born September 27, 1918. Enlisted April 6, 1942. Decorations : Order of the Purple Heart; American Defense Medal. Served two years in the Aleutian Islands in anti-aircraft; transferred to the Infantry in October, 1944, and served in the European Theatre of Operations. Awarded Good Conduct Medal. Died March 14, 1945, in action in Germany.
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