City: Woodlawn

Blair, William A. < click for more details...

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First NameWilliam
Middle NameA.
Last NameBlair
County/CityCarroll Co.
NotesMember American Legion Post #245, Galax, VA.
SourceAmerican Legion Post #245 Membership Rolls

Adams, Robert Berkley < click for more details...

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First NameRobert
Middle NameBerkley
Last NameAdams
County/CityCarroll Co.
Birth PlaceVA, Elizabeth City Co.
Death Date
BuriedArlington National Cemetary, Washington DC
Military ServiceArmy
Served from Date
Served to Date
Military OccupationBAR (war) Finance Clerk (Peace)
TheaterEurope
ConflictWorld War II
Highest RankStaff Sergeant E-6
BadgesCombat Infantry Badge
NotesRhineland, Central Europe.
SourceVeterans Registry Info. Form, Obituary & Paver 5x10

Hill, Derek B. < click for more details...

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First NameDerek
Middle NameB.
Last NameHill
County/CityCarroll Co.
Military ServiceArmy
TheaterAfghanistan
ConflictAfghanistan
Highest RankSergeant E-5
Awards and DecorationsArmy Commendation Medal for Valor.
Notes173rd Airborne, Vicensa, Italy; 82nd Airborne Division,...
SourceGazette, 2008.10.31, The Gazette, Armed Forces, 2010 & ...

Beamer, Bobby T. < click for more details...

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First NameBobby
Middle NameT.
Last NameBeamer
County/CityCarroll Co.
NotesCharter Member American Legion Post #245, Galax, VA., 2...
SourceAmerican Legion Post #245 Membership Rolls & Charter.

Bobbitt Sr., William F. < click for more details...

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First NameWilliam
Middle NameF.
Last NameBobbitt
SuffixSr.
County/CityCarroll Co.
Death Date
BuriedMonta Vista Memory Gardens, Galax, VA
NotesMilitary Rites by VFW Post #1115, Hillsville, VA.
SourceObituary

Bunn, Dewey Michael < click for more details...

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First NameDewey
Middle NameMichael
Last NameBunn
County/CityCarroll Co.
NotesMember Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter #710, Galax,...
SourceMembership Roll Vietnam Veterans Chapter #710, Galax, V...

Bowman, Clayton P. < click for more details...

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First NameClayton
Middle NameP.
Last NameBowman
County/CityCarroll Co.
ConflictGulf War
NotesMember American Legion Post #245, Galax, VA.
SourceAmerican Legion Post #245 Membership Rolls

Lagrasse, John A. < click for more details...

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First NameJohn
Middle NameA.
Last NameLagrasse
County/CityCarroll Co.
NotesMember American Legion Post #245, Galax, VA
SourceAmerican Legion Post #245 Membership Rolls

Rector, Lloyd M. < click for more details...

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First NameLloyd
Middle NameM.
Last NameRector
County/CityCarroll Co.
Military ServiceNavy
Served from Date
Served to Date1974-01
Highest RankSHC
NotesRetired. Member American Legion Post #245, Galax, VA
SourcePaver Form 5x10 & Membership Rolls American Legion Post...

Burcham, Bobbie Burris < click for more details...

Deceased, , , 24381

First NameBobbie
Middle NameBurris
Last NameBurcham
County/CityCarroll Co.
Birth PlaceCarroll Co., VA
Death Date
Military ServiceNavy
Served from Date
Served to Date
TheaterUS,Korea,Mediterranean,Europe,Vietnam
ConflictKorean Conflict, Vietnam War
Highest RankChief Petty Officer E7
NotesUSS Picking, USS Wren, USS Rowe, USNAS New Iberia, LA; ...
SourceRegistry Form. Membership Roll of Vietnam Veterans of ...

Bowman, James Guy < click for more details...

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First NameJames
Middle NameGuy
Last NameBowman
County/CityCarroll Co.
Military ServiceMerchant Marine
Served from Date1945
Served to Date1947
TheaterAtlantic & Pacific
ConflictWorld War II
NotesUSS Victory. Member American Legion Post #245, Galax, ...
SourceVeterans Day 2012 & Paver 5x10 & American Legion Post #...

Smythers, Lyman M. < click for more details...

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First NameLyman
Middle NameM.
Last NameSmythers
County/CityCarroll Co.
Military ServiceArmy
Military Casualty
ConflictWorld War II
Highest RankPrivate
SourcePage & New River Notes

Burcham, Clyde Junior < click for more details...

Deceased, , , 24381

First NameClyde
Middle NameJunior
Last NameBurcham
County/CityCarroll Co.
Birth PlaceVA, Carroll Co.
Death Date
BuriedMabe Cemetery
Military ServiceArmy
Military OccupationMP
ConflictWorld War II
NotesMilitary Rites by VFW Post # 1115, Hillsville, VA
SourceObituary; Galax Gazette 2013.11.11

Williams, Perry N. < click for more details...

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First NamePerry
Middle NameN.
Last NameWilliams
County/CityCarroll Co.
Birth PlaceVA, Carroll Co., Woodlawn
Death Date
BuriedMonta Vista Cemetery, Galax, VA
NotesMilitary Rites by VFW Post #1115, Hillsville, VA.
SourceObituary

Davis, Henly Clarence < click for more details...

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First NameHenly
Middle NameClarence
Last NameDavis
County/CityCarroll Co.
Birth PlaceVA, Galax
Military ServiceNavy
Served from Date
Served to Date
Military OccupationPharmacist Mate
TheaterPacific
ConflictWorld War II
Highest RankPharmacist Mate Second Class
NotesBoot Camp & Hospital Corpsman School, Bainbridge, MD. ...
SourcePaver & Veterans Registry Information Form & The Gazett...

Smith, Donald "Donnie" Murray < click for more details...

Deceased, , , 24381

First NameDonald "Donnie"
Middle NameMurray
Last NameSmith
County/CityCarroll Co.
Birth PlaceVA, Carroll Co.
Death Date
BuriedWoodlawn Cemetery
NotesMilitary Rites by VFW Post #1115, Hillsville, VA.
SourceObituary

Vass, Elden Roscoe < click for more details...

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First NameElden
Middle NameRoscoe
Last NameVass
County/CityCarroll Co.
Death Date
BuriedIndependence Cemetery, Grayson Co., VA
SourceGazette, 2008.12.24

Smythers, Roland P. < click for more details...

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First NameRoland
Middle NameP.
Last NameSmythers
County/CityCarroll Co.
Military ServiceMarines
Military Casualty
ConflictWorld War II
Highest RankSergeant
SourcePage & New River Notes

Norman, Osby V. < click for more details...

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First NameOsby
Middle NameV.
Last NameNorman
County/CityCarroll Co., VA
Military ServiceArmy
TheaterEurope & Korea
ConflictWorld War II & Korean War
Highest RankSergeant First Class
NotesD-Day Veteran World WarII and Korean War.
SourcePaver 5x10 & Registry Form

Shockley, Howard Ray < click for more details...

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First NameHoward
Middle NameRay
Last NameShockley
County/CityCarroll Co.
Birth PlaceVA.
Death Date
BuriedShockley Family Cemetery
SourceObituary