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William Prater

Division: Marines

Rank: sgt.

Hometown: Oronogo, MO

Wartime Locations: Japan, Hawaii, California, Korea

Wartime Service Dates: 1952-1956

William Putman

Division: Army

Rank: SPC

Hometown: Cherryvale, KS

Wartime Locations: Iraq

Unit: 891st Eng. Btn.

William Redden

Division: Army

Rank: ssg

Hometown: Joplin, MO, Seneca, MO

Wartime Locations: gulf war airport ,secruity after 911 at kci ,oif2 and 3

Wartime Service Dates: 1990/1991 2001/2002 2004/2005

Unit: 1/35 fa ,1/41 fa, 6/1 fa, 5/18 fa ,203 rd eng, 1438 mrbc ,203rd eng

Significant Accomplishments: my hero ,loves his country

Medals: aam x5 arcom x2 good conduct medal and many many more

William Redden

Division: Army

Rank: E5

Hometown: Joplin, MO

Wartime Service Dates: December 1990 - March 1991

Unit: 413th Squad

Significant Accomplishments: Artillery Front Line; Serving in Talil, Iraq; He has been in the Missouri Nation guard for 17 years and has been active duty for US Army for 5 years

William Robert Vamce

Division: Navy

Rank: SFC

Hometown: Webb City, MO

Wartime Locations: Vietnam

Wartime Service Dates: Vietnam Era

Unit: Navy

William Roberts, Sr

Division: Navy

Rank: gunnerman

Hometown: Carthage, MO

Wartime Locations: Vietnam

Wartime Service Dates: 1963-1967

Unit: USS Oriskiny

Medals: National Defense, Vietnam Combat Ribbon, Good Conduct

William Rockers

Division: Army

Rank: PFC

Hometown: Garnett, KS

Wartime Locations: European Theater, Berlin Dist. Headquarters

Wartime Service Dates: 1945-1946

Unit: Signal Co 78th Infantry Div, 3110 Signal Battalion

William Russell

Division: Navy

Rank: 3rd Class Petty Officer- Fire control Technician

Hometown: Carl Junction, MO

Wartime Locations: North Korea

Wartime Service Dates: 1950-1951

Unit: USS Henderson, Gearing Class

Medals: Navy Occupational Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, United Nations Korean Medal

William Sanders

Division: Marines

Rank: LCPL

Hometown: Parsons, KS

Unit: Tank Division

Medals: Marksman, Good Conduct

William Schwenker

Division: Air Force

Rank: SSgt (E5)

Hometown: Independence, KS

Wartime Locations: Vietnam

Wartime Service Dates: March 1967-April 1968

Medals: Airman's Medal for heroism

William Scott

Division: Army

Rank: Sgt

Hometown: Ft. Scott, KS

Wartime Locations: France & Germany

Wartime Service Dates: Dec 1917-Nov 1919

Unit: 135th Infantry, Co. G Kansas

Medals: Silver Star, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Certificate of Valor by John J Pershing

William Seibert

Division: Army

Rank: SGT

Hometown: Erie, KS, St. Paul, KS, McCune, KS

Wartime Locations: France (shortly after Normandy)

Wartime Service Dates: 1942-1945

Unit: Co. L 377th Infantry 95th Division & 1st Infantry

Medals: Bronze Star, Good Conduct Medal, Sharp Shooter Medal, Purple Heart, European African Middle Eastern Campaign Ribbons

William Silvey

Division: Army

Rank: Specalic E4

Hometown: Oronogo, MO

Wartime Locations: Piam Korea

Wartime Service Dates: 1964-1966

William Simons

Division: Air Force

Rank: Tech Sergeant

Hometown: Fort Scott, KS

Wartime Locations: Philippine Islands

Wartime Service Dates: 1944-1945

Unit: 345th Bombardment Gr. 499th Squadron

Medals: Air medal (1 oakleaf cluster), Philippine Liberation medal, Good conduct

William Smith

Division: Army

Rank: CPL

Hometown: Iola, KS

Wartime Locations: New Guinea Luzon

Wartime Service Dates: 1942-1946

Unit: 306th Airdrome Squaron

Medals: American Service Medal, Asiatic Pacific Service Medal, Philippine Liberation Ribbon w/ 1 Bronze Star, WWII Victory Medal, Good Conduct Medal

William Snedden

Division: Navy

Rank: SK1, SK2, SK3

Hometown: Sheldon, MO

Wartime Locations: Siagon, Vietnam

Wartime Service Dates: 1955-1974

Medals: Navy Medal for Combat, Navy Achievement Medal with Combat "V",

William Snow

Division: Army

Rank: Corporal

Hometown: McCune, KS

Wartime Locations: Germany

Wartime Service Dates: 1953-1955

Unit: Fifth Armored Battalion

Significant Accomplishments: Good Conduct Award and Overseas Metal

William Stanley

Division: Army

Rank: Specialist

Hometown: Chanute, KS

Wartime Locations: Iraq

Wartime Service Dates: 2006-Present

Unit: 108th Aviation

William Story

Division: Army

Rank: Sergeant First Class

Hometown: Parsons, KS

Wartime Locations: north Africa, Sicily, Italy and France

Wartime Service Dates: 1941 - 1945

Unit: 45th Infantry Division

Medals: Bronze Star, Silver Star and Purple Heart

William Sullivan

Division: Air Force

Rank: Airman 2nd Class

Hometown: Pittsburg, KS

Wartime Locations: Korea

Wartime Service Dates: 1950 - 1953

Unit: 6147th Tactical Control Group, 5th Air Force

William Sullivan

Division: Army

Rank: Lt. Col.

Hometown: Pittsburg, KS

Wartime Locations: the Middle East

Wartime Service Dates: 1991, 2005, 2007

Unit: 278th Regimental Combat Team, 218th Brigade Combat Team (Kansas Army National Guard)

Medals: Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf, Army Achievement Medal, National Guard Achievement Medal with 4 Oak Leaf CLusters, National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Stars, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal with Bronze Hour Glass and "M" Device, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Kansas National Guard Achievement Ribbon, Kansas National Guard Distinguished Service Medal with Sunflower Device

William Tucker

Division: Air Force

Rank: Sergeant

Hometown: Miami, OK

Wartime Locations: Pacific Islands

Wartime Service Dates: July 20 , 1942 - Oct. 7, 1945

Unit: 13th Air Force

Significant Accomplishments: Army Air Force Teletype Specialist

Medals: Pacific Service Ribbon with two Silver Stars, Good Conduct Medal, Distinguished Unit Badge with one Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

William Walker

Division: Army

Rank: Corporal

Hometown: Oswego, KS

Unit: Fort Mead

William Woods

Division: Army

Rank: Corporal

Hometown: Nevada, MO

Wartime Locations: Italy Campaign, Sicilian Invasion, Tunisian Campaign

Wartime Service Dates: 1942-1944

Unit: 334th QM Truck Company

Medals: 2 Bronze Stars (one for Sicilian Invasion, other for Tunisian Campaign)