Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II


Private, First Class, U. S. Army. Home address: Shawnee, Pottawatomie County. Mrs. Bessie Clark, Mother, 121 North Louisa St., Shawnee. Born May 11, 1919. Enlisted June 8, 1944. Decorations: Combat Infantry Badge; Order of the Purple Heart. Graduated Shawnee Senior High School in 1938. Member First Baptist Church. Sailed for duty overseas in November, 1944, and served with the 63rd Division, Seventh Army, in Italy, France, and Germany. Died April 9, 1945, in action in Western Germany.

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