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World War II Monument

  

Honoring Men Killed in Training

 

Walnut Ridge Army Air Field

Walnut Ridge, Arkansas

 

 

 

 

 In Memory of the Young Men Who Made the

 

Supreme Sacrifice

 

 

 Killed While Training to Serve Their Country

 

     

 ArmyAir Forces Basic Flying School

 

Walnut Ridge, Arkansas

 

  

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

JOHN W GILLETTE III

 

11-15-42

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

ROBERT S HAWES

 

3-16-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

ROBERT E FITZGERALD

 

9-23-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

ROLLAND E SCHUNCK

 

2-21-44

 

 

 

 

 

CPL

 

DONALD H BUCKLIN

 

11-15-42

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

SEYMOURE AUBORN

 

5-29-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

EMMANUELE W ANGELLO

 

9-23-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

JOHN R ANDREWS

 

2-25-44

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

CHARLES E THIEDE

 

12-1-42

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

CHARLES F CONN JR

 

5-29-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

HENRY J LAVAN

 

9-23-43

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

CHARLES IRBENECK, JR

 

4-17-44

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

HARRY B HOUSE

 

1-4-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

WALTER J TOMASZEWSKI

 

7-14-43

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

ROY D HAMMOND

 

9-28-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

EUGENE C LENZ

 

4-17-44

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

FRANK W ROBERTS

 

1-29-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

ARTHUR F GRESLIN

 

7-23-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

WILLIAM J DONOVAN

 

9-28-43

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

JAMES HENRY, JR

 

4-22-44

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

ARTHUR KRASNE

 

1-29-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

ARTHUR H STEIN

 

7-23-43

 

 

 

 

 

1ST LT

 

FRANCIS D STEGNA

 

9-28-43

 

 

 

 

 

PVT

 

CLEVE C BALKCUM

 

4-22-44

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

WILLIAM M COZINE, JR

 

2-6-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

DEAN PRESTON

 

8-4-43

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

FRANK J SRAMEK

 

12-17-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

LEONARD K CARTER

 

4-28-44

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

JOHN L MALM

 

2-6-43

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

LEON G SPITZER

 

8-4-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

CHARLES M MORAVCIK

 

12-17-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

DONALD M RYAN

 

5-20-44

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

THOMAS E MUNGER

 

2-15-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

ALFRED M TUA

 

8-4-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

DANIEL MELIE

 

12-24-43

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

LAWRENCE L HELTON

 

6-1-44

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

WILLIAM T HARTMAN

 

2-15-43

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

GEORGE F WOESSNER

 

8-27-43

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

H E BODEI

 

2-5-44

 

 

 

 

 

2ND LT

 

BARTO B HAY, JR

 

6-1-44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

LOUIS R VASSALLO

 

8-27-43

 

 

 

 

 

CADET

 

GALEN K SAUL

 

2-5-44