Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

BANKS, RAY

Corporal, U. S. Army. Home address: Braden, LeFlore County. Frank Banks, Father, Libby's Cottage No.35, Selma, California. Born June 28, 1923. Enlisted February, 1939. Attended LeFlore County public schools. Served as Paratrooper, Airborne Command. Was in the invasion of Sicily and Italy; was wounded in Italy, and after hospitalization in Sicily returned to active duty. Died January 3, 1945, in action in Belgium.

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