Leake County
World War 2 Casualties



Given Name

Serial No.



ALLEN Bob 34019161 CPL KIA
ATKINSON Thomas J Jr 38600409 PVT DOW
BECKHAM Levon NMI 34871577 PFC DOW
BLANTON Roy C 34875662 PFC KIA
BODIE Wilson 34425224 PVT KIA
BURKS Wess 34472509 PVT DNB
BUSBY James P 34475043 PVT DOW
CHAMBERS Thomas B 14042014 PFC KIA
COCHLAN John D 34279309 PFC KIA
COLLIER Dow 01999908 2 LT KIA
COTTON John W 34484090 PVT DNB
DAUGHERTY Thomas L 34872677 PVT KIA
FLOWERS Dan L 0-662035 1 LT FOD
GATES Whitfield F 34610279 PFC DNB
HARRELL Edward J 44046758 PFC KIA
HAWTHORNE Henry R 34625526 PFC KIA
HORN Wade M 01287355 1 LT KIA
JOHNSON Jack R 34872691 PVT KIA
LINDSEY Elie D 34437404 PVT KIA
MANN James L 34131307 PFC KIA
MOORE Austin D 14031548 PVT DNB
MYERS Crawley L 34132652 PFC KIA
PEOPLES Homer J 34914990 PVT KIA
RIDDELL Felix O 34635739 SGT KIA
ROBINSON Covert L 14017023 T SG DNB
SAM Able 34474930 CPL KIA
SANDERS Carl 0-413170 1 LT KIA
SHARP Robert H 0-793544 CAPT FOD
SISTRUNK Lonnie L 37085301 PVT KIA
SMITH Jefferson D 6390898 S SG KIA
SPIVEY John R 34627226 PVT DNB
STANLEY Clark NMI 34986035 PVT KIA
STEVENS Precious 36552869 PVT KIA
SUMRALL Roy O 14061380 S SG DOW
WALDROP Melvin T 0-802369 2 LT KIA
WARD Thomas H 34427406 CPL KIA
WATKINS Cecil C 34474943 PFC KIA
WILLIAMS Almon C 14031246 PFC KIA
WRIGHT Murphy O Jr 34279363 T SG KIA

World War II Honor List of Dead And Missing
State of Mississippi
War Dept. June 1946

TYPE OF CASUALTY: This Is Indicated by the symbol at the far right of each column. An Individual who was killed in action, whether at the front or by enemy action In the rear areas, or If a prisoner of war, whether by air bombardment of his prison camp or by being shot while escaping, is designated “KIA.” Persons who were wounded and later died are marked “DOW”--died of wounds. Those who suffered fatal battle INJURIES as opposed to WOUNDS, In combat or In combat areas, and died In a line-of-duty status, are designated “DOI”--died of Injuries. Other line-of-duty deaths, such as from sickness, homicide, suicide or accidents outside combat areas (including training and maneuver deaths) are listed “DNB”- -died, non-battle, individuals who were determined to be dead under Public Law 480 are designated “FOD”--finding of death. Missing persons are marked with the, single letter “M”

Only those persons who died In a line-of-duty status are listed herein. individuals who were not in line of duty at the time of their deaths are not so listed. Though personnel not In line of duty are not listed, failure to find in these lists the name of a person known to be dead should not be taken as prima-fade evidence that such person died not in line of duty.

GRADE: This is synonymous with the misnomer “rank”, and the abbreviations which may be found in this book are as follows: GEN, General (four star); LT G, Lieutenant General, (three star); M G, Major General (two star); B G, Brigadier General (one star); COL, Colonel; LT C, Lieutenant Colonel; MAJ, Major; CAPT, Captain; 1 LT, First Lieutenant; 2 LT, Second Lieutenant; C WO, Chief Warrant Officer; WOJG, Warrant Officer, Junior Grade; FL 0, Flight Officer; AV C, Aviation Cadet M SO, Master Sergeant; 1 30, First Sergeant; T 30, Technical Sergeant; S SO, Staff Sergeant TEC3, Technician Third Grade; SOT, Sergeant; TEC4, Technician Fourth Grade; CPL, Corporal; TEC5, Technician Fifth Grade; PFC, Private First Class, and PVT, Private.


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