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Lackawanna County PA Military Casualties

Transcribed by Tammy Clark


Korean War Casualties
Name rank/grade Branch of Service home State Date of Casualty Category of Casualty
PLEVYAK RAYMOND THADDEUS 1LT AIR FORCE CARBONDALE PENNSYLVANIA 31 DEC. 1953 DIED WHILE MISSING
AUGUST CHESTER R PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 28 NOV. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
BELL BEAUMONT B JR PVT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 09 OCT. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
BIROCHAK JOHN PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 03 DEC. 1950 DIED WHILE MISSING
BROPHY EUGENE T SGT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 04 OCT. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
BURACZEWSKI WILLIA PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 12 SEP. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
CANTERBURY FREDERI PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 04 FEB. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
COHOWITZ WILLIAM S CPL ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 30-May-51 KILLED IN ACTION
DAVIES HOWARD M SGT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 19 SEP. 1952 KILLED IN ACTION
DELANEY JAMES G PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 26 NOV. 1950 DIED OF WOUNDS
DI NARDO JOSEPH N PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 02 DEC. 1950 DIED WHILE MISSING
DUCHNEVICH EDWARD CPL ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 22 SEP. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
EPPLEY ALBERT M CPL ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 30 NOV. 1950 DIED WHILE MISSING
FARNHAM GLENN W CPL ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 04 OCT. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
FOWLER HARRY T PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 11 AUG. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
GALETIE MICHAEL PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 18 SEP. 1950 DIED OF WOUNDS
GRIFFITHS STANLEY CPL ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 18 OCT. 1952 KILLED IN ACTION
GRUTTADAURIA ANGEL PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 02 SEP. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
HELBING HAROLD J SGT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 26 NOV. 1952 KILLED IN ACTION
HUNSINGER ROBERT K PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 04 APR. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
JOHNSON THOMAS M PVT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 25 APR. 1951 DIED WHILE MISSING
JORDAN LOUIS J SFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 25-May-51 DIED OF WOUNDS
JURKOVIC FRANCIS R PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 18-Jul-53 KILLED IN ACTION
KEKLAK BASIL PVT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 02 AUG. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
KENNEDY CARLON F PVT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 27-Jul-53 KILLED IN ACTION
LANGWISER GEORGE PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 7-Jul-53 DIED WHILE MISSING
LENKO JOHN SGT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 15 SEP. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
LEWIS ALFRED J PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 06 DEC. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
MARION ROBERT G PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 20-Jul-50 DIED WHILE MISSING
MARONI JOHN PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 02 NOV. 1950 DIED WHILE MISSING
MC CORMICK JAMES J PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 28 SEP. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
MEKILO EDWARD PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 10 SEP. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
MIEZEJEWSKI JOSEPH PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 16 APR. 1953 KILLED IN ACTION
MINJACK JOSEPH PVT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 03 SEP. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
MORRIS RONALD R PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 19 SEP. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
MORRISTELL PAUL L CPL ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 17 OCT. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
MUSHKO JOSEPH PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 11-Jul-52 KILLED IN ACTION
NOONE GERALD M PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 10 MAR. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
PAPPAS JAMES T PVT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 13 OCT. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
POPE JOSEPH PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 22 AUG. 1952 DIED WHILE MISSING
ROMAN JOSEPH CPL ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 6-May-51 KILLED IN ACTION
SANTARSIERO JOSEPH PVT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 18 OCT. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
SELENSKI LEONARD T PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 15 SEP. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
SEMULKA JOHN JR PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 9-Jun-51 KILLED IN ACTION
SHOE CHARLES H PVT ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 28 AUG. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
SIMMS WILBERT CPL ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 27 NOV. 1950 DIED WHILE MISSING
SOCHA JOSEPH J CPL ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 27 SEP. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
WANCOSKI FRANK P PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 12-Jul-50 DIED WHILE CAPTURE
WEAVER ROBERT S CPL ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 25 MAR. 1953 DIED WHILE MISSING
YABLONSKI FRANK A PFC ARMY LACKAWANNA PENNSYLVANIA 09 FEB. 1951 KILLED IN ACTION
KEARNS PAUL J 2LT AIR FORCE MOSCOW PENNSYLVANIA 15 SEP. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
ONZE EDWARD J CAPT AIR FORCE OLYPHANT PENNSYLVANIA 05 SEP. 1951 DIED WHILE MISSING
BATLUCK JOSEPH JACK CPL MARINES SCRANTON PENNSYLVANIA 08 AUG. 1950 KILLED IN ACTION
BERRY EDMUND WILLIAM MAJ MARINES SCRANTON PENNSYLVANIA 21 SEP. 1952 KILLED IN ACTION
BORASKI ANTHONY S SGT MARINES SCRANTON PENNSYLVANIA 30 OCT. 1953 KILLED IN ACTION
DOMALESKI ROBERT P SGT AIR FORCE SCRANTON PENNSYLVANIA 18 DEC. 1951 DIED WHILE MISSING
SAVITSKI JOHN PETER JR PFC MARINES SCRANTON PENNSYLVANIA 27 OCT. 1952 KILLED IN ACTION


Vietnam War Casualties
Name Mil Grade Military Service Home of Record City or Town State Date of Death or Date Declared Dead* Place of Death Date of Birth Type of Casualty BNR**
                   
RADZELOVAGE JAMES MICHAEL SP4 ARMY ARCHBALD PA 19-Jul-66 S.VIETNAM 12-Aug-45 NON-HOS. DIED-OTHER  
DUPLESSIS RICHARD JAMES SP4 ARMY CARBONDALE PA 31-Jul-71 S.VIETNAM 18-Apr-50 HOSTILE, KILLED  
MURRAY WILLIAM JOSEPH JR SP4 ARMY CARBONDALE PA 18-Nov-68 S.VIETNAM 10-Aug-48 NON-HOS. DIED-ILL,INJ  
PARKER DAVID ALBERT LCPL MARINES CLARKS SUMMIT PA 28-Feb-69 S.VIETNAM 15-Oct-49 HOSTILE, KILLED  
GILPIN JAY BARRY SP4 ARMY DALTON PA 7-Mar-69 S.VIETNAM 27-Jul-48 HOSTILE, KILLED  
LAIR ELLIS EDWARD SGT MARINES DALTON PA 8-Sep-68 S.VIETNAM 15-Jan-45 HOSTILE, KILLED  
WESCOTT RICHARD LEE ADJ3 NAVY DALTON PA 29-Jul-67 N.VIETNAM 23-Jan-47 NON-HOS. DIED-MISS.  
LUKASIK BERNARD FRANCIS CAPT AIR FORCE DICKSON CITY PA 19-Feb-64 S.VIETNAM 20-Aug-34 HOSTILE, KILLED  
TARANTOWICZ JOHN EDWARD 1LT ARMY DICKSON CITY PA 8-Apr-67 S.VIETNAM 10-Nov-42 HOSTILE, KILLED  
BATTISTA ANTHONY JOSEPH 2LT MARINES DUNMORE PA 16-Apr-66 S.VIETNAM 24-Nov-42 HOSTILE, KILLED  
DRAZBA CAROL ANN ELIZABET 2LT ARMY DUNMORE PA 18-Feb-66 S.VIETNAM 11-Dec-43 NON-HOS. DIED-OTHER  
MALLOY THOMAS WILLIAM SP4 ARMY DUNMORE PA 27-Dec-67 S.VIETNAM 16-Mar-48 HOSTILE, KILLED  
RYNEARSON KARL FRANCIS SP4 ARMY DUNMORE PA 1-Nov-67 S.VIETNAM 15-Jul-43 NON-HOS. DIED-MISS.  
WHARTON THOMAS MICHAEL PVT ARMY DUNMORE PA 18-Jun-70 S.VIETNAM 27-Apr-49 HOSTILE, KILLED  
SHUEMAKER MICHAEL THOMAS CPL MARINES JESSUP PA 4-Jul-69 S.VIETNAM 15-Jul-49 HOSTILE, DIED-WOUNDS  
WALL ROBERT ALBERT CPL ARMY JESSUP PA 18-Apr-70 S.VIETNAM 1-Oct-49 HOSTILE, KILLED  
SLUSSEAR ALEXANDER MARTIN MAJ ARMY MOOSIC PA 16-Aug-68 S.VIETNAM 19-Oct-31 HOSTILE, KILLED  
HOLLISTER HOMER WARREN CPL MARINES MOSCOW PA 2-Feb-69 S.VIETNAM 27-Jun-48 NON-HOS. DIED-OTHER  
RAFFERTY BERNARD JOSEPH LCPL MARINES OLD FORGE PA 30-Sep-70 S.VIETNAM 23-Feb-52 NON-HOS. DIED-OTHER  
CERENE AMBROSE JOSEPH SP5 ARMY OLYPHANT PA 20-Nov-67 S.VIETNAM 8-Aug-41 HOSTILE, KILLED  
MOSTOWSKI THEODORE CWO ARMY OLYPHANT PA 22-Nov-68 S.VIETNAM 21-Mar-24 NON-HOS. DIED-OTHER  
ASHMAN JOHN FREDERICK LCPL MARINES SCRANTON PA 23-Dec-65 S.VIETNAM 24-Jan-44 NON-HOS. DIED-OTHER  
BUCKLEY WILLIAM ROBERT SSGT ARMY SCRANTON PA 30-Jun-66 S.VIETNAM 9-Jan-29 HOSTILE, KILLED  
CAWLEY JAMES PATRICK CAPT MARINES SCRANTON PA 25-Apr-68 S.VIETNAM 23-Apr-43 HOSTILE, KILLED  
CHARLES FRANCIS PFC ARMY SCRANTON PA 21-Sep-68 S.VIETNAM 11-Oct-49 HOSTILE, KILLED  
COYLE GERARD PFC ARMY SCRANTON PA 21-Oct-68 S.VIETNAM 21-Oct-47 HOSTILE, KILLED  
FAHEY WILLIAM PAUL PFC MARINES SCRANTON PA 28-Feb-67 S.VIETNAM 11-Apr-47 HOSTILE, KILLED  
GAISER JAMES ALFRED 1LT ARMY SCRANTON PA 7-Nov-69 S.VIETNAM 16-Jun-46 HOSTILE, KILLED  
HELRING CARL JOHN SP4 ARMY SCRANTON PA 3-Apr-70 S.VIETNAM 22-Sep-46 NON-HOS. DIED-OTHER  
HINCEWICZ EDWARD JOSEPH SSGT AIR FORCE SCRANTON PA 13-Jan-66 S.VIETNAM 28-Mar-31 HOSTILE, DIED-MISSING  
HONAN JOSEPH PAUL PFC ARMY SCRANTON PA 17-Feb-70 S.VIETNAM 11-Aug-49 HOSTILE, KILLED  
KAPP JOHN FRANCIS PFC ARMY SCRANTON PA 15-Jan-69 S.VIETNAM 23-Mar-47 HOSTILE, KILLED  
KIZER CARL SANFORD CAPT ARMY SCRANTON PA 19-Jun-68 S.VIETNAM 20-May-40 HOSTILE, KILLED  
KRUPA FREDERICK MAJ ARMY SCRANTON PA 6-Sep-78 S.VIETNAM 2-Sep-47 HOSTILE, DIED-MISSING BNR
KUBELUS ANTHONY GEORGE JR SP4 ARMY SCRANTON PA 10-Aug-70 S.VIETNAM 26-Aug-50 HOSTILE, DIED-MISSING  
MATYLEWICZ LEO JOHN SP4 ARMY SCRANTON PA 26-Mar-68 S.VIETNAM 25-Feb-48 HOSTILE, KILLED  
MC LAUGHLIN JOHN ROBERT PFC ARMY SCRANTON PA 11-May-69 S.VIETNAM 24-Apr-49 HOSTILE, KILLED  
MURPHY JAMES JOHN PFC ARMY SCRANTON PA 5-Nov-67 S.VIETNAM 16-Jul-47 HOSTILE, DIED-WOUNDS  
NAHER STEPHEN CHARLES SGT ARMY SCRANTON PA 12-Sep-70 S.VIETNAM 8-Oct-51 NON-HOS. DIED-OTHER  
RATZEL WESLEY DALLAS CAPT AIR FORCE SCRANTON PA 17-Apr-79 N.VIETNAM 28-Mar-47 HOSTILE, DIED-MISSING  
REDDINGTON JAMES THOMAS LCPL MARINES SCRANTON PA 23-Mar-67 S.VIETNAM 6-Apr-47 HOSTILE, KILLED  
REESE RAYMOND RICHARD RM1 NAVY SCRANTON PA 12-Aug-72 S.VIETNAM 6-Dec-44 HOSTILE, KILLED  
ROZELLE DAVID THOMAS LCPL MARINES SCRANTON PA 21-Jan-68 S.VIETNAM 14-Jul-47 HOSTILE, KILLED  
SCHMIDT RICHARD HERMAN MAJ ARMY SCRANTON PA 17-May-66 S.VIETNAM 1-Mar-31 HOSTILE, KILLED  
TERLA LOTHAR GUSTAV T CAPT AIR FORCE SCRANTON PA 9-Mar-70 LAOS 4-Nov-40 HOSTILE, DIED-MISSING BNR
VANCOSKY MICHAEL ANTHONY LCPL MARINES SCRANTON PA 4-May-70 S.VIETNAM 14-Aug-50 HOSTILE, KILLED  
WARNER THOMAS CRAIG SGT ARMY SCRANTON PA 25-Feb-69 S.VIETNAM 16-Apr-48 HOSTILE, DIED-WOUNDS  
WILSON JOHN HENRY SGT ARMY SCRANTON PA 3-Nov-69 S.VIETNAM 2-Jan-50 HOSTILE, KILLED  
KULIKOWSKI EDWARD JOSEPH CPL ARMY SIMPSON PA 10-Feb-70 S.VIETNAM 21-Sep-50 HOSTILE, KILLED  
BRUBAKER JOSEPH HAROLD JR CPL MARINES SUMMIT PA 4-Feb-69 S.VIETNAM 25-Nov-46 HOSTILE, KILLED  
HEFFERNAN THOMAS FRANCIS SSGT ARMY TAYLOR PA 13-Jan-66 S.VIETNAM 25-Feb-31 NON-HOS. DIED-OTHER  
SCHERER JAMES MICHAEL LCPL MARINES TAYLOR PA 17-Jan-71 S.VIETNAM 16-Jun-49 NON-HOS. DIED-OTHER  
SMITH WALTER THOMAS SGT ARMY TAYLOR PA 28-Feb-70 S.VIETNAM 27-Mar-50 NON-HOS. DIED-ILL,INJ  
HESS KENNETH CHARLES SGT ARMY THROOP PA 8-Feb-69 S.VIETNAM 11-Oct-45 HOSTILE, KILLED  


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