Veterans Memorial

Mitch Ahlers
Paul F. Ahlers
Cletus J. Albers
Norman Albers
Urban J. Albers
William H. Albers
David Aselage
Don  Aselage
Herb Aselage
Leo Aselage
Louis Aselage
Rita Aselage (Thoma)
Thomas E. Barga
Randall Barfield
Nelson E. Barhorst
Peyton Barhorst
Raymond C. Barhorst
Rick Barhorst
Robert J. Barhorst II
Robert J. Barhorst III
Vernon W. Barhorst
Lester J. Barlage
Thomas C. Barlage
Abby (Siegel) Bauer
Roger C. Behr
Gerald “Gary” Bensman
Mel Bensman
Roger John Bertke
Charles Boerger
Clarance Boerger
Dennis J. Boerger
George W. Boerger
Kenneth H. Boerger
Melvin Boerger
Ralph A. Boerger
Robert “Bob” Boerger
Andrew Bollheimer
Donald L. Bollheimer
Paul A. Bollheimer
Richard A. Bollheimer
David F. Borchers
Frederick H. Bruns
Richard E. Bruns
Thomas R. Bruns
William L. Busse
Samuel L. Cotrell Jr.
Kimberly R. (Cotrell) DeLoye
Marcus A. DeLoye
Michael D. DeLoye
James A. Dillehay
Anthony Eilerman
Donald Eilerman
Donald P. Eilerman
James M. Eilerman
Vernon Eilerman
Henry F. Ernst
Henry J. Ernst
Wilfred B. Ernst
Melanie (Borchers) Ferguson
Ralph N. Fleckenstein
Jerome R. Frilling
Roger J. Frilling
Myron G. Gaier
Don Geise Sr.
Richard P. Gusching
Francis “Frank” Hoehne
James M. Hoehne
Cyril M. Hoelscher
Alfred Frederick Holthaus
James M. Holthaus
Richard B. Holthaus
Urban Holthaus Jr.
David Hoying
Frederick J. Hoying
Herbert Hoying
Joe C. Hoying
Richard J. Hoying
Ronald Hoying
Vern Hoying
Doyle K. Iiams
Anthony A. “Tony” Jacobs
James E. “Ted” Jacobs
Jerald R. Kendall
Adolph “Sonny” Meyer
Bryan Meyer
Denny Meyer
Joseph F. Meyer, Jr.
Kenneth H. Meyer
Tom Meyer
Bradley A. Moeller
Rich Monnin
Stephen Monnin
Albert F. Naber
Edward J. Naber
Rita C. (Spreng) Osborne
Paul C. Perin
John A. Pleiman
Stanley B. Pleiman
Thomas A. Pleiman
Karl Puthoff
Virgil G. Puthoff
Weston Anthony Puthoff
James Quinlin
Cyril Ratermann
Leo Ratermann
Urban Ratermann
Eugene Rethman
John D. Rethman
William Rethman
Ralph J. Rieger
Alvin H. Rosengarten
Edward J. Rosengarten
Harold Rosengarten
Robert Ruhenkamp
Michael Schiltz
Roger Schmitmeyer
Anthony J. Seger
Carl Seger
Cyril H. Seger
Joe Seger
Walt Seger
James “Jake” W.  Sherman
Clarence Siegel
Josh Siegel
Nobert R. Siegel
Thomas J. Siegel
Jerome Slonskosky
Irene (Meyer) Spreng
Tom Spreng
Matthew Lloyd Stephens
Leon Stockman
Edward “Ted” P. Studer
Joseph E. Toller
John Turner
Mel D. VanWinkle
Dean Vanderhorst
James Richard Vogelsang
Thomas E. Waucop (Walkup)
Dr. Thomas Walkup
Donald F. Wehrman
John R. Winner
Matthew R. Winner
Charles P. Wray
Burk Zimmerman
John H. Zimmerman
Marita Zimmerman
Mathias D. Zimmerman
Mathias F. Zimmerman
Richard Zimmerman
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4486

Mitch Ahlers

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: USMC
Dates of Service: 09/2009-09/2013
Service Location(s): Camp Lejeune, NC
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: OEF (Afghanistan)
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant E-5
Current Military Status: Inactive Reserve
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4519

Paul F. Ahlers

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 01/1952-01/1954
Service Location(s): Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korea
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: 
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

Cletus J. Albers

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ashland, Ohio
Branch of Service: Navy
Dates of Service: 03/1943-06/1946
Service Location(s): South Pacific
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: USN – 1C
Current Military Status:  Discharged
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4541

Norman Albers

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force, Ohio Air National Guard
Dates of Service: 07/1963-07/1969
Service Location(s): Springfield, Ohio Air National Guard
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: E5, Staff Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Urban J. Albers

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Minster, Ohio (deceased)
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 06/01/1945-11/19/1946
Service Location(s): Trinidad
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

William H. Albers

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio (deceased)
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 10/02/1917-06/06/1919
Service Location(s): Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWI
Highest Rank Attained: Private
Current Military Status: Discharged
Entered Service Via: 
Prisoner of War: No

David Aselage

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 06/20/1972-03/22/1974
Service Location(s): Wonju, Korea
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Spec 4, Teletype/Morris Code Operator
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: 
Prisoner of War: No

4443

Donald Aselage

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 1970 – 1972
Service Location(s): Udall, Thailand
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Spec 4
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via:
Prisoner of War: No

4442

Herb Aselage

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: ??? – 04/21/45
Service Location(s):
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via:
Prisoner of War: No

4441

Leo Aselage

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 12/22/44 – 01/07/46
Service Location(s): Rhineland, Central Europe, Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Private First Class
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via:
Prisoner of War: No

4440

Louis Aselage

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 04/30/45 – 10/10/46
Service Location(s): Camp Blanding, FL
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: MP Private First Class
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4439

Rita Aselage Thoma

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army Nurse
Dates of Service: 09/01/44 – 04/03/46
Service Location(s): Ashford General Hospital, WV White Sulphor Srings
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: 1st Lieutenant
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4501

Randall Barfield

Hometown: Ashburn, GA
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: United States Air Force
Dates of Service: 03/07/1968-12/09/1971
Service Location(s): North Dakota, Utapio,Thailand and Davis-Monthan
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Thomas E. Barga

Hometown: Russia, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 08/16/1962-04/30/1967
Service Location(s): Ft. Knox, KY
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean Conflict
Highest Rank Attained: Sp4
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4595

Nelson E. Barhorst

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Ohio National Guard
Dates of Service: 1966-1972
Service Location(s): Covington, Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In:
Highest Rank Attained: Spc 4
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4616

Peyton Barhorst

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Bragg, NC
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 9/14-present
Service Location(s): Ft. Eustis, VA; Ft. Bragg, NC
War or Conflict(s) Involved In:
Highest Rank Attained: PFC
Current Military Status: Active
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4646

Raymond C. Barhorst

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: U.S. Army/Air Corps
Dates of Service: 11/1/1941-12/2/1945
Service Location(s): Europe
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: SSGT
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4480

Rick Barhorst

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force
Dates of Service: 1988-1994
Service Location(s): Lackland AFB TX; Lowery AFB CO;                                                                                Grand Fork AFB ND
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Desert Shield, Desert Storm
Highest Rank Attained: E-4 SGT
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4471

Robert J. Barhorst II

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Fort Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: October 1965 – October 1971
Service Location(s): Fort Knox, KY
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Spec 4th class
Current Military Status: civilian
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4470

Robert J. Barhorst III

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Temple, Texas
Branch of Service: Marines from 1999 to 2003, Army 2003-present
Dates of Service: 1999 to present
Service Location(s): Korea, Iraq, Japan, California, Georgia, Texas, Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Gulf War
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant E-6
Current Military Status: Active
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4634

Vernon W. Barhorst

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City:  Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 1944-1946
Service Location(s): Japan
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: TEC 4 Sgt
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4533

Lester J. Barlage

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: United States Marine Corps
Dates of Service: 1951-1952
Service Location(s): Camp Lejeune, NC
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4572

Thomas C. Barlage

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 08/28/1951-06/19/1953
Service Location(s): Berlin, Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean War
Highest Rank Attained: PFC
Current Military Status: Deceased
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4510

Abby (Siegel) Bauer

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Fargo, ND
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 2008 to present
Service Location(s): Springfield, Ohio; Wahpeton, ND
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Afghanistan/Kuwait
Highest Rank Attained: E4
Current Military Status: Active
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Roger Behr

Hometown: McCartyville, Ohio
Current City: Fort Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: National Guard
Dates of Service: 7/15/1957 – 1/05/1964
Service Location(s): Piqua, Ohio, National Guard
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attained: Sp-4 E-4
Current Military Status: None
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4454

Gerald “Gary” Bensman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Minster
Branch of Service: U S Army Reserves
Dates of Service: 1963-1971
Service Location(s): Ft. Knox, KY
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attained: Specialist 4th Class
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Mel Bensman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: U S Army
Dates of Service: 1969-1971
Service Location(s):  Korea
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attained: E4 MP
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4494

Roger John Bertke

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: National Guard
Dates of Service: 08/12/71 – 04/11/77
Service Location(s): Fort Jackson, South Carolina
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attained: PV-2
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Charles Boerger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City:
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service:
Service Location(s):
War or Conflict(s) Involved In:
Highest Rank Attained:
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via:
Prisoner of War:

Clarence R. Boerger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Minster, Ohio (deceased)
Branch of Service: U S Army
Dates of Service: 1941-1945
Service Location(s): Africa, Italy
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge, Purple Heart (wounded twice)
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War:

Dennis J. Boerger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City:
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service:
Service Location(s):
War or Conflict(s) Involved In:
Highest Rank Attained: Buck Sgt
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via:
Prisoner of War:

4639

George W. Boerger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army Air Corps.  15th Air Force 461st Bomber Group (H) 765th Squadron
Dates of Service: 12/11/1943-11/1945
Service Location(s): Toretta, Italy; Keesler FLD, MS; Davis-Monthan, AZ; March FLD,CA
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII European Theater, Flew 25+ missons, Top Turret Gunner, B-24’s
Highest Rank Attained: Tech Sargent
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4504

Kenneth H. Boerger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: National Guard
Dates of Service: 10/1965 – 10/1971
Service Location(s): Fort Knox KY, Covinton Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attended: Spec – 4
Current Military Status: Veteran
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Melvin Boerger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City:
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service:
Service Location(s):
War or Conflict(s) Involved In:
Highest Rank Attained: E5 SGT
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via:
Prisoner of War:

4597

Ralph A. Boerger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City:  Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service:  06/01/1942-10/03/1945
Service Location(s): Italy, France, Switzerland, Czechoslovakia
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Staff Sergeant, Medic
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge, Silver Star, Bronze Star
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4534

Robert J. Boerger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 01/24/1945-11/23/1946
Service Location(s): Atlantic-Pacific (Japan)
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: PFC, Telephone & Telegraph Lineman
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4642

Andrew Bollheimer

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased buried at Willowdell
Branch of Service: Army,  Co ‘H’ 329th Infantry
Dates of Service: 09/18/1917-02/15/1919
Service Location(s): France, American Expeditionary Forces
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWI
Highest Rank Attained: Bugler
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via:  drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4607

Donald L. Bollheimer

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Minster, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 04/17/1956-04/16/1958
Service Location(s): Ft. Belvoir, VA
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Between Korean and Vietnam Wars
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: retired
Entered Service Via: volunteer for draft
Prisoner of War: No

4608

Paul A. Bollheimer

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Houston, Texas
Branch of Service: Marine Corp
Dates of Service: 01/02/1942-10/24/1947
Service Location(s): Cherry Point, NC
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Tech Sergeant/Warrent Officer, rear seat night fighter radar operator for Capt. Bill Heier, youngest of the Black Sheep Sqaudron pilots
Current Military Status: Retired
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4516

Richard A. Bollheimer

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 6/20/1953-04/27/1955
Service Location(s): Greenland
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4632

David F. Borchers

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Dayton, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army Field Artillery
Dates of Service: 09/17/1968-04/25/1970
Service Location(s): Fort Dix, NJ; Fort Sill, OK
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam, 1st Air Cav Division (1 yr, 39 days)
Highest Rank Attained: Specialist 5
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4525

Frederick H. Bruns

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Troy, Ohio
Branch of Service: US Army Reserve, 454 Transportation Unit
Dates of Service: 01/1958 – 01/1964
Service Location(s): Ft. Knox, KY
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attained: SSGT
Current Military Status: Inactive
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Richard L. Bruns

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Houston, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 04/1969-04/1975
Service Location(s): Greenville, Ohio; Ft. Knox, KY
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: SP5
Current Military Status: Honorary Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4532

Thomas R. Bruns

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Burkettsville, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army Reserves
Dates of Service: 12/01/64 – 12/01/70
Service Location(s): Lima Reserves
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam War
Highest Rank Attended: E-4
Current Military Status: Veteran
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4547

William L. Busse

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: US Army
Dates of Service: 08/21/1952-08/04/1954
Service Location(s): Pusan, Korea
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korea
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4387

Samuel L. Cotrell Jr.

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army & National Guard
Dates of Service: 06/1986 – 06/1990 & 07/1990 – 07/2006
Service Location(s): Germany & Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Peace Time
Highest Rank Attained: Staff Sergeant
Current Military Status: Veteran & Retired from National Guard
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4398

Kimberly R. (Cotrell) DeLoye

Hometown: Bradford, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force & Air Force Reserve (1990-92)
Dates of Service: 12/15/87 – 03/23/90
Service Location(s): Germany, Sembach AB & Dayton, OH
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Peace Time
Highest Rank Attained: Senior Airman
Current Military Status: Veteran
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4393

Marcus A. DeLoye

Hometown: Ft.  Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 10/29/13 – Present
Service Location(s): Camp Casey, Korea & Fort Carson, CO
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Peace Time
Highest Rank Attained: Specialist E-4
Current Military Status: Active
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4382

Michael D. DeLoye

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force
Dates of Service: 06/20/86 – 06/20/90
Service Location(s): Wallace AB, Philippine & March AB, California
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Peace Time
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: Veteran
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4636

James A. Dillehay

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Air Force
Dates of Service: Air Force Reserve 1958-1964, Active 10/1961-07/1962
Service Location(s): Lackland, TX; Richards-Gebaur, MO
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Cuban Crisis
Highest Rank Attained: S Sgt
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4569

Anthony Eilerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 04/24/1952-03/22/1954
Service Location(s): Korea
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korea
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Discharged
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

Donald Eilerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force National Guard Ohio
Dates of Service: 1969 – 1975
Service Location(s): Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam War
Highest Rank Attained: Staff Sergeant
Current Military Status: Discharged
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4522

Donald P. Eilerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 11/20/1952-08/07/1954
Service Location(s): Newfoundland
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean Conflict
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Deceased
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4473

James M. Eilerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 10/14/65 to  10/14/71
Service Location(s): Fort Knox, KY
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Private First Class
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Vernon  Eilerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Minster, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 09/14/1950-08/14/1952
Service Location(s): Korea
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korea
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Discharged
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

Henry F.  Ernst

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 1942 – 1945
Service Location(s): Ft. Bliss, TX; Italy; China
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WW II
Highest Rank Attained: Tech Sgt.
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: drafted
Prisoner of War: No

Henry J. Ernst

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Piqua, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 01/1967 – 12/1969
Service Location(s): Ft. Knox, KY; Vietnam
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam 2 tours 06/67-06-68, 01/69-12/69
Highest Rank Attained: Staff Sgt. E6
Current Military Status: Honorary Discharge
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War:

Wilfred B. Ernst

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased –  December 1, 1998
Branch of Service: Army infantry
Dates of Service: 1942 – 1945
Service Location(s): 
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WW II
Highest Rank Attained: Specialist, sharpshooter
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4593

Melanie (Borchers) Ferguson

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Toledo, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force, Air National Guard
Dates of Service: 1993-1997;  2001-2011; 2011-present
Service Location(s): Davis-Monthon AFB, AZ; Air Force Academy, CO; Goodfellow AFB, TX; Tyndell AFB, FL; Camp Red Cloud, S. Korea; Ramstein AB, Germany; Lackland, TX; Toledo Air National Guard Base
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Operation Deny Flight, Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation New Dawn
Highest Rank Attained: Major
Current Military Status: Active Guard
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Ralph N. Fleckenstein

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 09/1964-09/1970
Service Location(s): Ft. Knox, KY; Ft. Jackson, SC; Covington, Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: none
Highest Rank Attained: SPC4
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4482

Jerome R. Frilling

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased – KIA 09/30/1970, Quang-Tin, Vietnam
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 02/09/1970-09/30/1970
Service Location(s): Ft. Leonard, MO; Vietnam
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: PFC
Current Military Status: KIA
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4483

Roger J. Frilling

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 10/10/1964-10/10/1970
Service Location(s): Ft.Knox, KY; Ft. Jackson, SC
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant E-5
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4391

Myron G. Gaier

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 04/20/71 – 04/20/77
Service Location(s): Covington M.G.
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: E-4
Current Military Status: None
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4453

Theodore R. Gaier

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 09/18/1961-09/18/1963
Service Location(s): Ft. Knox, KY; Ft. Bliss, TX
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Cuban Missle Crisis
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal/Acting Sergeant
Current Military Status: Veteran
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4434

Donald E. Geise Sr.

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Sidney, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 04/30/53 – 04/08/55
Service Location(s): Bordeaux, France
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean War
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Retired
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4417

Richard P. Gusching

Hometown: Sidney, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army 735th Tank Battalion
Dates of Service: 03/1943 – 02/1945
Service Location(s): Washington, KY, England, France, Luxembourg
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WW2
Highest Rank Attained: T-4 Sergeant
Current Military Status: Retired
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4405

Francis “Frank” Hoehne

Hometown: Houston, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: US Army
Dates of Service: 03/1953 – 03/1955
Service Location(s): Korea
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean Conflict
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Honorbly Discharged
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4490

James M. Hoehne

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Us Air Force
Dates of Service: 1962 – 1966
Service Location(s): Clinton CO. Air Force Base
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Cuban Crisis
Highest Rank Attained:  A1C
Current Military Status: N/A
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4410

Cyril M. Hoelscher

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 011/1953 – 08/1955
Service Location(s): Amberg, Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korea
Highest Rank Attained: PFC
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4496

Alfred Frederick Holthaus

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased, buried at St. Michael’s cemetary
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 11/9/1942-12/4/1945
Service Location(s): Normandy,Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes,
Central Europe
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Technician 5th grade, 345 field artillery battalion,90th division, Radio operator/morse code
Current Military Status: Honorbly Discharged, received 5 bronze stars, 1 bronze arrowhead, sharp shooter badge, rifle bar, victory medal, good conduct medal, American theater service medal, European-African-Eastern Theatre service medal
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4647

James M. Holthaus

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 1968-1974
Service Location(s): Greenville, OH; Fort Jackson, SC
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: SP5
Current Military Status: Honorbly Discharged
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4401

Richard B. Holthaus

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 04/17/51 – 04/04/53
Service Location(s): Seoul Korea
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean Conflict
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorbly Discharged, Deceased
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4476

Urban Holthaus Jr.

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Us Army Reserves
Dates of Service: June 1963 – June 1967
Service Location(s): Fort Knox KY, Fort Jackson SC, Lima OH
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attained: Spec 5
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4506

David Hoying

Hometown: Anna, Ohio
Current City: Anna, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 1965 to 1972
Service Location(s): Fort Knox KY
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Sp 4
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4485

Frederick J. Hoying

Hometown: St. Patrick, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 12/16/1944-01/26/1946
Service Location(s): Japan
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: SSGT
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4624

Herbert F. Hoying

Hometown: St. Patrick, Ohio
Current City: Sidney, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 1942-1945
Service Location(s): Europe, Western Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: SGT. Purple Heart (twice)
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

Joe C. Hoying

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Raleigh, North Carolina
Branch of Service: Air Force National Guard
Dates of Service: 10/1968 – 10/1974
Service Location(s): Rickenbacker AFB Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: SSGT
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4413

Richard J. Hoying

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force National Guard
Dates of Service: 1970 – 1974
Service Location(s): Wilmington, OH
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4542

Ronald Hoying

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force National Guard
Dates of Service: 1970 – 1976
Service Location(s): Rickenbacker Air Force Base
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Staff Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4432

Vernon Hoying

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: United State Marine Corp
Dates of Service: 04/1944 – 05/1946
Service Location(s): Pacific Theater – Okinanawa Invasion
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal – Purple Heart
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

Doyle K. Iiams

Hometown: Sidney, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Signal School US Army Air Corps
Dates of Service: 1946-1948
Service Location(s): Ft. Momouth, NJ; Alamogordo Air Base NM; Hollowman Air Base NM; White Sands Missile Base NM
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4555

Anthony A. “Tony” Jacobs

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Nashville, TN
Branch of Service:  US Army
Dates of Service: 10/2006-03/2011
Service Location(s): Ft. Campbell, KY
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Enduring Freedom
Highest Rank Attained: E5 Sergeant
Current Military Status: Inactive Reserve
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War:

4556

James E. “Ted” Jacobs

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Newport, Ohio
Branch of Service:  US Air Force
Dates of Service: 12/2010-12/2014
Service Location(s): Wright Patterson AFB
War or Conflict(s) Involved In:
Highest Rank Attained: Senior Airman
Current Military Status: Inactive Reserve
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War:

4455

Jerald R. Kendall

Hometown:  Sidney, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: U.S. Marines, USMC Drum and Bugle Team
Dates of Service: 1952-1956
Service Location(s): Korea
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean Conflict
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4517

Adolph “Sonny” Meyer

Hometown:  Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Newport, Ohio
Branch of Service: US Army
Dates of Service: 10/04/1954-10/06/1956
Service Location(s): Ft. Knox, KY; Germany (18 months)
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean
Highest Rank Attained: SP3
Current Military Status: Veteran
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4582

Bryan D. Meyer

Hometown:  Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Stafford, Virginia
Branch of Service: USMC
Dates of Service: 9/3/2007-3/11/2015
Service Location(s): Paris Island, SC; Kaneohe Bay, HI; Quantico, VA;      Camp Lejeune, NC
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Operation Iraqi Freedom; Operation   Enduring Freedom; Afghanistan
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Veteran
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4444

Dennis G. Meyer

Hometown: Russia, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 04/1971 – 04/1977
Service Location(s): Fort Jackson, SC
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4724

Joseph F. Meyer, Jr.

Hometown: Newport, Ohio
Current City: deceased, laid to rest in Normandy American Cemetery, France
Branch of Service: US Army, 313th Infantry Regiment, 79th Infantry Division
Dates of Service: KIA 07/06/1944
Service Location(s): France
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained:  Private First Class, Purple Heart
Current Military Status: KIA
Entered Service Via:
Prisoner of War: No

4452

Kenneth H. Meyer

Hometown: Russia, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 10/24/1965-10/24/1971
Service Location(s): Ft. Knox, KY
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attained:  E-5 Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via:  Drafted/Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4526

Tom Meyer

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force
Dates of Service: 1968-1972
Service Location(s): Lackland AFB, TX
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attained:  Staff Sergeant
Current Military Status: Retired
Entered Service Via:  Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4548

Bradley A. Moeller

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Dublin, Ohio
Branch of Service: Ohio Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 04/08/2001-Present
Service Location(s): Ohio and Iraq
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Operation Iraqi Freedom 12/2003-02/2005
Highest Rank Attained:  SSG/E6
Current Military Status: Active – Recruiter
Entered Service Via:  Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Rich Monnin

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Sidney, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 09/1971-09/1978
Service Location(s): Ft. Riley, Kansas
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam War
Highest Rank Attained:  E5
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via:  Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Stephen Monnin

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Botkins, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: December 1965 – September 1967
Service Location(s): USA – Vietnam
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4610

Albert F. Naber

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 10/26/1918-12/21/1918
Service Location(s): Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWI
Highest Rank Attained: Private
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via:
Prisoner of War: No

4614

Edward J. Naber

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army 103rd Infantry
Dates of Service: April 25, 1918 – September 30, 1919
Service Location(s): St. Mihiel Defensive Sector
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWI
Highest Rank Attained: Private
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4518

Rita C. Osborne

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Bristow, VA
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 10/30/1980-02/04/1992
Service Location(s): Ft. Jackson, SC; Ft. Bliss, TX; Hanau, Germany; Ft. Dix, NJ
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Operation Just Cause (Panama) 1989
Highest Rank Attained: SP4
Current Military Status: Disabled Veteran
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4492

Paul C. Perin

Hometown: Newport, Ohio
Current City: Fort Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: October 31, 1951 – September 3, 1953
Service Location(s): Alaska
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean War
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: N/A
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4469

John A. Pleiman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: US Army Reserves
Dates of Service: April 16, 1958 – December 31, 1965
Service Location(s): Fort Knox KY, Fort Eustis VA
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: SP4
Current Military Status: N/A
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4416

Stanley B. Pleiman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: US Navy
Dates of Service: 03/07/68 – 03/08/72
Service Location(s): Norfolk, VA; Morrocco; Africa
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: E-5
Current Military Status: Retired
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4512

Thomas A. Pleiman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force
Dates of Service: 02/19/1968-02/19/1974
Service Location(s): Columbus, Ohio; San Antonio, TX; Frankfort Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attained: SGT
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4402

Karl Puthoff

Hometown: Sidney, Ohio
Current City: Sidney, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 02/1969 – 09/1970
Service Location(s): Ft. Dix NS; Ft. Sill OK; CuChi South Vietnam
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Specialist 4
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4627

Virgil G. Puthoff

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Beavercreek, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army – Ohio National Guard
Dates of Service: 08/1966-08/1972
Service Location(s): Covington, Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: None (Vietnam Era)
Highest Rank Attained: Specialist 4
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: enlisted
Prisoner of War:

4677

Weston Anthony Puthoff

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Carson, Colorado Springs, CO
Branch of Service: United States Army
Dates of Service: 10/11/2016-Present
Service Location(s): Ft. Carson, Colorado Springs, CO; Ft. Benning, GA – Maneuver Center of Excellence
War or Conflict(s) Involved In:
Highest Rank Attained: PFC
Current Military Status: Active
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War:

4433

James W. Quinlin

Hometown: Sidney, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: US Army – Paratrooper Special Forces
Dates of Service: 09/25/1952 – 07/06/1954
Service Location(s): Fort Bragg, NC
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean
Highest Rank Attained: PFC
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4437

Cyril Ratermann

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: US Marine Corps
Dates of Service: 05/1942 – 02/1946
Service Location(s): Washington DC and Hawaii
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: S/SGT
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4438

Leo Ratermann

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: US Army Air Forces, Ground Crew
Dates of Service: 05/1942 – 01/1946
Service Location(s): South Pacific – Philippines
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: SGT
Current Military Status: Deceased
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4436

Urban Ratermann

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: US Army Air Force
Dates of Service: 08/19/1943 – 10/24/1945
Service Location(s): Europe – England – Flew 35 Missions Over Germany as a Ball Turret Gunner in a B-17
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: S/SGT
Current Military Status: Deceased
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4559

Eugene Rethman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 04/30/1953-04/30/1955
Service Location(s): Korea
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korea
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Retired
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

John D. Rethman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: National Guard
Dates of Service: 10/25/1965-10/25/1971
Service Location(s): Covington, Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Riot Activity, Low Profiles
Highest Rank Attained: Private First Class
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

William Rethman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Ohio Air National Guard
Dates of Service: 08/10/1969-08/08/1975
Service Location(s): Wilmington; Columbus, Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Staff Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4562

Ralph J. Rieger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased-KIA 11/21/1944 France; Interned Epinal, France
Branch of Service: US Army
Dates of Service: 12/29/1942-11/21/1944
Service Location(s): Camp Wallace, TX; Camp Tyson, TN; Ft. Bragg, NC; Kilmore, NJ; France
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Private
Current Military Status: KIA
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4576

Alvin H. Rosengarten

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: deceased
Branch of Service: Navy
Dates of Service: WWII
Service Location(s): South Pacific; Great Lakes Training Center Chicago IL
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Seaman First Class
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4578

Edward J. Rosengarten

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: US Army
Dates of Service: 1952-1954
Service Location(s): Breckenridge, KY; Korea; Ft. Knox, KY
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean War
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: Veteran
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4586

Harold Rosengarten

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deseased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 1944-1946
Service Location(s): Germany, Frnace
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: World War II
Highest Rank Attained: Private First Class
Current Military Status: Deseased
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4567

Robert Ruhenkamp

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: US Army
Dates of Service: 1964-1970
Service Location(s): Covington, Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: None
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4611

Michael Schiltz

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: deceased
Branch of Service: Union Army
Dates of Service: 10/20/1861-04/25/1865
Service Location(s): West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Civil War
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant, Co I, 40th Regiment Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: Yes. Libby Prison 5 weeks, Danville, VA 6 months, Andersonville Prison 11 months

Roger Schmitmeyer

Hometown: Minster, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio (deceased)
Branch of Service:  Army
Dates of Service: 01/16/1956-12/23/1957
Service Location(s): Japan
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: None
Highest Rank Attained: Private First Class
Current Military Status: Discharged
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4589

Anthony J. Seger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: N/A
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: N/A
Service Location(s): N/A
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: World War I
Highest Rank Attained: N/A
Current Military Status: N/A
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4545

Carl Seger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service:  Army Air Forces
Dates of Service: 01/29/1943-10/31/1945
Service Location(s): European-African-Middle Eastern Theatre
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Staff Sergeant
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: Yes and a Purple Heart recipient

4588

Cyril H. Seger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: 9th Army, 102nd Infantry Div, 405 regiment, Company G.
Dates of Service: 8/29/44 – 8/28/46
Service Location(s): Europe
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Battel of the Bulge, WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: N/A
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Joe Seger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Ohio Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 1970-1976
Service Location(s): Ft. Ord CA; Ft. Bliss TX; Greenville Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Spec 4
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4431

Walter Seger

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: US Army – Military Police
Dates of Service: 04/1953 – 04/1955
Service Location(s): Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean War
Highest Rank Attained: Private First Class
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4553

James “Jake” W.  Sherman

Hometown: Sidney, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 09/1963-09/1969
Service Location(s): Covington, Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Spec 4
Current Military Status: Veteran
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War:

Clarence Siegel

Hometown: Fort Loramie
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: Late 30’s Ealry 40’s
Service Location(s): N/A
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: World War II
Highest Rank Attained: Sergent
Current Military Status: Deceased
Entered Service Via: N/A
Prisoner of War: No

Josh Siegel

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army National Guard
Dates of Service: 2003-2010
Service Location(s): Greenville, Ohio
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: OIF IV; OIF VI; Kosovo
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status: E-5 Sergeant
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4415

Norbert R. Siegel

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: US Army
Dates of Service: 05/26/1953 – 05/11/1955
Service Location(s): Mainz, Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean War
Highest Rank Attained: Corporal
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4411

Thomas J. Siegel

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army Ohio National Guard
Dates of Service: 01/22/1961 – 01/21/1965
Service Location(s): Fort Still, OK; Covington, OH
War or Conflict(s) Involved In:
Highest Rank Attained: Spec 4, Marksman (Rifle) 6 mo. active duty
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4543

Jerome Slonkosky

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 1950-1952
Service Location(s): Trieste, Italy
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korea
Highest Rank Attained: E7 Sergeant First Class
Current Military Status: 
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4527

Irene (Meyer) Spreng

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army Nurse
Dates of Service: 04/15/1945-07/04/1946
Service Location(s): Ft. Sheridan, IL
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII, Stateside
Highest Rank Attained: 2nd Lt.
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4528

Tom Spreng

Hometown: Dayton, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Navy
Dates of Service: 10/29/1942-12/04/1945
Service Location(s): Ft. Pierce, FL
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII, Pacific Theater
Highest Rank Attained: SC3c
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4477

Matthew Lloyd Stephens

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: United States Marine Corps
Dates of Service: 09/18/2009-07/28/2014
Service Location(s): Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay, HI
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Global War on Terrorism, Iraq War
Highest Rank Attained: E-5, Sergeant
Current Military Status: Retired
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

Leon Stockman

Hometown: New Britain, Conneticut
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: Air Force
Dates of Service: 02/1964-11/1967
Service Location(s): Wright Patt.; Europe; Middle East; South East Asia
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant
Current Military Status: discharged
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4513

Edward “Ted” P. Studer

Hometown: St. Henry, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Navy
Dates of Service: 10/01/142-10/01/1945
Service Location(s):
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained:
Current Military Status: deceased 7/27/1995
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4406

John Turner

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: US Army
Dates of Service: 05/1966 – 04/1969
Service Location(s): Germany, Vietnam
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: Sgt. E-5
Current Military Status: Honorbly Discharged
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

Joseph E. Toller

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Navy
Dates of Service: 1951-1955
Service Location(s): USS Hornett
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean
Highest Rank Attained:
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4580

Mel D. Van Winkle

Hometown: Dayton,  Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: United States Marine Corp
Dates of Service: 08/1967-07/1969
Service Location(s): Vietnam
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam War
Highest Rank Attained: E3 Lance Corporal
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4502

Dean Vanderhorst

Hometown: Minster, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: United States Navy (Seabees)
Dates of Service: 1966-1967
Service Location(s): Vietnam Da-nang
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: E4
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

James Richard Vogelsang

Hometown: Newport, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: United States Navy Pilot
Dates of Service: 02/13/1943-11/25/1945
Service Location(s): Pacific Theatre Op
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Lt. JG
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

Dr. Thomas Walkup

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 07/05/1918-01/04/1919
Service Location(s): with Medial Corp., Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWI
Highest Rank Attained:  1st Lieut.
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via:
Prisoner of War:

Thomas E. Waucop (Walkup)

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased – Buried in Walkup Cemetery
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 09/18/1861-09/28/1864
Service Location(s): with Co. E 40th OVI & 1st Bat., Pioneer Brigade
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Civil War
Highest Rank Attained:
Current Military Status:
Entered Service Via: Volunteer
Prisoner of War: No

4395

Donald F. Wehrman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 11/1950 – 06/1952
Service Location(s): Fort Dix, NJ; Korea; Fort Riley, KS
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean War
Highest Rank Attained: Master Sergeant
Current Military Status: Deceased
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: Escaped Within An Hour

4585

John R. Winner

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Minster Ohio
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 8/1983 – 8/1996
Service Location(s): Fort Hood TX, Erlensee Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: N/A
Highest Rank Attained: Spec 4
Current Military Status: Honorable Discharge
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: N/A

4584

Matthew R. Winner

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Falston M.D.
Branch of Service: US Army
Dates of Service: Sept. 1985 – December 31, 2010
Service Location(s): Turkey, Ft. Knox, Ft. Dix, Ft. Leonard Wood, Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Ft. Hunter Liggett
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Gulf War, Iraq, Operation Enduring Freedom – Syrian
Highest Rank Attained: MSG
Current Military Status: Retired
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: N/A

4404

Charles P. Wray

Hometown: Sidney, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: US Air Force
Dates of Service: 1971-1978
Service Location(s): Lockland AFB San Anotonio TX, Wright Patterson AFB Dayton, OH, Lowery AFB Denver, CO, Myrtle Beach, SC, 178th Tactical Fighter Group Springfield, OH
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam Era
Highest Rank Attained: Staff Sgt.
Current Military Status: Honorbly Discharged, Veteran
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4619

Burk Zimmerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: US Navy
Dates of Service: 1943-1946
Service Location(s):  South Pacific USS Hyde APA 173
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Cox C/3
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: Drafted
Prisoner of War: No

John H. Zimmerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: US Navy
Dates of Service: 1958-1962
Service Location(s): USS Tirante, SS420 Submarine North Atlantic
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Vietnam
Highest Rank Attained: RdM 2C
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4620

Marita Zimmerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army Nurses Corps
Dates of Service: 1942-1946
Service Location(s): France, Belgium, Germany
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII  128th Evac Surgical Hospital
Highest Rank Attained: 1st LT
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4409

Mathias D. Zimmerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Branch of Service: US Navy, US Navy Reserve
Dates of Service: 07/1952 – 10/1955, 10/1955 – 07/1960
Service Location(s): Korea; South Pacific; Mediterranean; North Atlantic
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: Korean
Highest Rank Attained: MM2
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No

4602

Mathias F. Zimmerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army
Dates of Service: 1917-1919
Service Location(s): France
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWI
Highest Rank Attained: PFC 1
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: drafted
Prisoner of War: No

4621

Richard Zimmerman

Hometown: Ft. Loramie, Ohio
Current City: Deceased
Branch of Service: Army Air Force
Dates of Service: 1944-1946
Service Location(s): England, France
War or Conflict(s) Involved In: WWII
Highest Rank Attained: Tech. Serg.
Current Military Status: Honorably Discharged
Entered Service Via: Enlisted
Prisoner of War: No