City: Independence

Boyer, James < click for more details...

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First NameJames
Last NameBoyer
County/CityGrayson Co.
Military ServiceNavy
Served from Date
Served to Date
TheaterPacific
ConflictWorld War II
NotesUSS Arizona at Pearl Harbor. Seaplane Base Two. Philip...
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial & Paver

Anders, Warrick A. < click for more details...

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First NameWarrick
Middle NameA.
Last NameAnders
County/CityGrayson Co.
Death Date
BuriedPleasant Grove Cemetery, Independence, VA
Military ServiceArmy
Served to Date
Military Casualty
TheaterEurope
ConflictWorld War I
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial

Yates, Donald Eric < click for more details...

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First NameDonald
Middle NameEric
Last NameYates
County/CityGrayson Co.
Military ServiceArmy
Served from Date
Served to Date
TheaterVietnam
ConflictVietnam War
NotesLife Member Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter #710, G...
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial. Membership Roll Vietnam Vete...

Ward, Dorothy Maxine. < click for more details...

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First NameDorothy
Middle NameMaxine.
Last NameWard
County/CityGrayson Co.
Military ServiceMarines Womens Reserves
Served from Date
Served to Date
Military OccupationAviation Machinist Mate
TheaterCalifornia
ConflictWorld War II
Highest RankPFC
NotesDAR
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial, Paver 5x10 +Veterans Day 2012...

Ashford, Gary D. < click for more details...

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First NameGary
Middle NameD.
Last NameAshford
County/CityGrayson Co.
TheaterVietnam
ConflictVietnam War
NotesMember American Legion Post #245, Galax, VA
SourceAmerican Legion Post #245 Membership Rolls

Bobbitt, Clifton P. < click for more details...

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First NameClifton
Middle NameP.
Last NameBobbitt
County/CityGrayson Co.
TheaterKorea
NotesMember American Legion Post #245, Galax, VA.
SourceAmerican Legion Post #245 Membership Rolls

Wright, Joseph Randolph < click for more details...

Deceased, , , 24348

First NameJoseph
Middle NameRandolph
Last NameWright
County/CityGrayson Co.
Birth PlaceIndependence, Grayson Co., VA
Death Date
BuriedPleasant Hill Cemetery, Carsonville, Grayson Co., VA
Military ServiceArmy
Served from Date
Served to Date
TheaterKorea
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial & Obituary

Moore, William Clarence < click for more details...

Deceased, , , 24348

First NameWilliam
Middle NameClarence
Last NameMoore
County/CityGrayson Co.
Death Date
BuriedFries Cemetery, Fries, VA
Military ServiceArmy
Served to Date
Military Casualty
TheaterVietnam
ConflictVietnam War
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial & NARA

Boyer, Sam Johnson < click for more details...

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First NameSam
Middle NameJohnson
Last NameBoyer
County/CityGrayson Co.
Death Date
BuriedArlington National Cemetary, Washington DC
Military ServiceArmy
Served from Date1943
Served to Date
Military Casualty
ConflictWorld War II
Highest RankPFC
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial & New River Notes

Johnson, Guffey Scott < click for more details...

Deceased, , , 24348

First NameGuffey
Middle NameScott
Last NameJohnson
County/CityGrayson Co.
Death Date
BuriedEssex, MD
Military ServiceArmy
Served from Date
Served to Date
Military Casualty
TheaterVietnam
ConflictVietnam War
Highest RankSergeant
NotesNon-Hostile, Died-other
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial, NARA

Hall, Wayne < click for more details...

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First NameWayne
Last NameHall
County/CityGrayson Co.
Military ServiceArmy
Served from Date1941
Served to Date1945
TheaterEurope
ConflictWorld War II
NotesLanding at Normandy and Battle of the Bulge
SourceGazette Letter to the Editor

Edwards, Clell R. < click for more details...

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First NameClell
Middle NameR.
Last NameEdwards
County/CityGrayson Co.
Birth PlaceVA, Grayson Co., Independence
Military ServiceArmy
Served from Date
Served to Date
Military OccupationLight Truck Driver, Military Police
TheaterPacific
ConflictWorld War II
Highest RankPrivate First Class
NotesHonorable Discharge, New Guinea Campaign
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial, Paver 5x10 & Discharge papers

Lee, James Franklin < click for more details...

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First NameJames
Middle NameFranklin
Last NameLee
County/CityGrayson Co.
Death Date
Military ServiceArmy
Served from Date
Served to Date
TheaterVietnam
ConflictVietnam War
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial & Obituary

Edwards, Kenneth Lee < click for more details...

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First NameKenneth
Middle NameLee
Last NameEdwards
County/CityGrayson Co.
Death Date
Military ServiceMarines
Served from Date
Served to Date
TheaterVietnam
ConflictVietnam War
Highest RankLance Corporal, E3
NotesLife Member Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter #710, G...
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial & Paver 10x10 & Membership Rol...

Tuten, Christopher C. < click for more details...

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First NameChristopher
Middle NameC.
Last NameTuten
County/CityGrayson Co.
Military ServiceAir Force
NotesGraduated from Basic Training at Lackland Air Force Bas...
SourceHometown News Release 2009.08.21

Paisley Jr., Kyle Rar < click for more details...

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First NameKyle
Middle NameRar
Last NamePaisley
SuffixJr.
County/CityGrayson Co.
Birth PlaceVA, Mouth of Wilson
Death Date
BuriedVA, Mouth of Wilson, Young's Chapel Cemetery
Military ServiceArmy
ConflictWorld War II
NotesMilitary Rites by VFW Post #7726, Grayson Co., VA
SourceObituary

Roberts, Thomas Rex < click for more details...

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First NameThomas
Middle NameRex
Last NameRoberts
County/CityGrayson Co.
Military ServiceArmy
Served from Date1962
Served to Date1965
Military OccupationMedic
TheaterVietnam
ConflictVietnam War
Highest RankPrivate First Class E3
NotesCharter Member American Legion Post #245, Galax, VA., 2...
SourceVeterans Registry Information Form; Paver 5x10 & Americ...

Thomas, Edward C. < click for more details...

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First NameEdward
Middle NameC.
Last NameThomas
County/CityGrayson Co.
Military ServiceArmy
Military Casualty
ConflictWorld War II
Highest RankPrivate
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial & New River Notes

Pinion, James A. < click for more details...

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First NameJames
Middle NameA.
Last NamePinion
County/CityGrayson Co.
Death Date
BuriedUS Military Cemetery, France
Military ServiceArmy
Served from Date
Served to Date
Military Casualty
TheaterEurope
ConflictWorld War II
Highest RankPFC
SourceGrayson Co. War Memorial & New River Notes

Lundy, William Clyde "Whitney" < click for more details...

Deceased, , , 24348

First NameWilliam
Middle NameClyde "Whitney"
Last NameLundy
County/CityGrayson Co., VA
Birth PlaceIndependence, Grayson Co., VA
Death Date
BuriedFlat Rock Cemetery
Military ServiceArmy Air Corps
ConflictWorld War II
Highest RankCorporal
NotesMilitary Rites by VFW Post #7726, Independence, VA.
SourceGalax Gazette 2013.11.11 & Obituary