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Alford, Sgt. William C.

Sgt. William C. Alford was born on October 1, 1921, to George Alford and Sadie May Miller-Alford in Danville, Kentucky. He attended school from kindergarten through eighth grade in Danville, but for high school, he traveled to Burgin, Kentucky.In July 1939, he joined the Kentucky National Guard’s 38th Tank Company from Harrodsburg.

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Baker, Cpl. Milton

Cpl. Milton BakerBorn: 14 December 1911 – Kansas City, MissouriParents: Jacob & Dora BakerSiblings: 2 sisters, 3 brothersEducation: elementary schoolMarried: Margaret BakerHome: 1308 Benton Boulevard

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Burns, PFC Frank J.

PFC Frank Jefferson BurnsBorn: 9 October 1924 – Humboldt County, CaliforniaParents: Frank J. Burns Sr. & Georgia S. Cook-BurnsHometown: Bakersfield, CaliforniaEducation: Bakersfield High SchoolHome: Long

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Busby, Pvt. Frank D.

Pvt. Frank David BusbyBorn: 18 March 1921 – McComb, MississippiParents: George Busby & Thelma E. Alexander-BusbySiblings: 1 brotherHometown: U.S. Route 45 – Paducah, KentuckyEducation: high

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Collier, Sgt. Morris S.

Sgt. Morris Stanland CollierBorn: 14 June 1918 – Mercer County, Kentucky– first name: Maurice – may have changed it– used “Morris” on his military recordsMother:

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Crago, PFC. John A.

PFC. John Albert Crago Born: 3 April 1921 – Huntington County, Indiana Parents: Charles O. Crago & Mabel V. Sharp-Crago Hometown: Huntington, Indiana Siblings: 4

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