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Wm Daniel Hughes

Division: Air Force

Rank: Master Sgt.

Hometown: Arcadia, KS

Wartime Locations: Germany

Wartime Service Dates: WWII

Significant Accomplishments: POW in Germany for 14 months, shot down during the Sweinfurt Air Raid

Woodrow Garde

Division: Army

Rank: PFC

Hometown: Joplin, MO

Wartime Locations: European Theater

Wartime Service Dates: WWII 1943-1945

Unit: not known

Medals: Purple Heart, Bronze Star

Woodson Creel

Division: Marines

Rank: Gunnery Sgt

Hometown: Pittsburg, KS

Wartime Locations: Overseas, South Pacific, for 7 of the 8 years

Wartime Service Dates: 1938-1945

Unit: 6th Defense Battalion, 2nd Marine Division

Medals: Numerous personal and unit combat medals and citations--That he would never claim

Worth Green Sr

Division: Army

Rank: PFC-Combat Infantryman

Hometown: Baxter Springs, KS

Wartime Locations: European Theater--Germany, Rhineland, Central Europe

Wartime Service Dates: 1944-1945

Unit: Company 1, 157th Infantry

Medals: WW II Victory Ribbon, EAME Theater Ribbon, 2 Bronze Service Stars

Wrangler Haws

Division: Marines

Rank: Lance Corporal

Hometown: Carl Junction, MO

Wartime Locations: Fallujah, Iraq

Wartime Service Dates: 2004-2006

Unit: 3/5 Wpns Co Map 1

Xander D. Busse

Division: Marines

Hometown: Arcadia, KS

Wartime Service Dates: Currently Serving as of March 2022

Zach Lawson

Division: Army

Rank: PFC

Hometown: Welch, OK

Wartime Locations: Iraq

Wartime Service Dates: May 2007-Present

Unit: 37 Calvary Unit

Zachary Plott

Division: Air Force

Rank: Specialist

Hometown: Baxter Springs, KS

Wartime Locations: Baghdad

Unit: 652 ADA; Echo Btry, Ansbach Germany

Medals: Several Medals for Combat duty, etc.

Zachary Shoemaker

Division: Marines

Rank: Sergeant

Hometown: Pittsburg, KS

Wartime Locations: Iraq, Afghanistan

Wartime Service Dates: Operation Iraqi Freedom September 2010- February 2011 Operation Enduring Freedom June- December 2011

Unit: I Marine Expeditionary Force

Medals: Was awarded an Army Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, Presidential Unit Citation, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraqi Campaign Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Service Medal, Sea Service Deployment Ribbon, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, and the NATO Service Medal

Zachery Williford

Division: Marines

Rank: Sgt

Hometown: Croweburg, KS

Wartime Locations: Iraq

Wartime Service Dates: July 2008 to present

Zebulon LaPorte

Division: Army

Rank: Sgt

Hometown: Winfield

Wartime Locations: Three tours in Iraq

Wartime Service Dates: 2006-2013

Unit: 25th ID(L)

Significant Accomplishments: Patrol Duty

Medals: National Defense War on Terrorism Iraqi Campaign Medal War on Terror Expeditionary Medal Army Service RibbonArmy Commendation Medal