Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

ATTERBURY, JAMES RALPH

Technical Sergeant, Fifth Grade, U. S. Army. Home address: Douglas, Garfield County. Mrs. Louie M. Atterbury, Mother, Douglas. Born November 13, 1906. Enlisted March 3, 1942. Decoration: Order of the Purple Heart. Graduated High School, Douglas, May 18, 1925. Attended Oklahoma A. & M. College, Stillwater, one year. Member of Christian Church. Served with Tank Destroyer Battalion. Died December 5, 1944, in action in Germany.

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