Arlington WWII Fallen Remembered

7,700 WWII fallen are buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
We are telling the stories of all of them.

Read some of these stories here:

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CPT Fred B. Brink, Jr.

by Kathy Harmon, Pennsylvania

Brink broke his back in a P-38 crash, but stayed in the service until he went MIA in the North Sea. Read full story here or here.

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1LT John B. Armstrong

By Marilyn Murphy, Wisconsin

Marine Armstrong earned the Navy Cross on the first day of the Battle of Saipan. He stopped an ammunition dump fire from killing many Marines.  Read his story here.

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2LT Evelyn C. Eckert

by Jon Strupp, Minnesota

Army Nurse Eckert served on the hospital ship USS Comfort until killed by a kamikaze plane that crashed into the surgical ward. Read full story here.

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CPT Ellis S. Middleton

by Debi Lehman, Oklahoma

P-47 pilot Middleton crashed in Holland in 1944 and was MIA. After the war his father distributed 30,000 flyers in Europe looking for his only child. Read full story here or here.

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Cemetery Gravestones

Thanks to our volunteer Section Directors who have been managing the writers and researchers working on the project 

Tammy Burrows

Tricia Castille

Becky Fox

Kathy Harmon

Christy Johnson

Karen Marquart

Katherine Rasdorf

Linda Simpson

Thanks to our volunteer
story writers and
database researchers

WRITERS

Allison Albert, Rhode Island

Bob Allen, Nebraska

Jenny Allgrunn, Utah

Peggy Askins, Kansas

Laura Bailey, North Carolina

Pamela Baker, Alabama

Therese Baker, Mississippi

PeterBateman, Kentucky

Heidi Bay, Oregon

Michael Bell, California

Mimi Benson,Illinois

Christina Berring, Colorado

Jodi Block, Michigan

Steve Booth, Utah

Liesl Bradner, California

Rhonda Brady, Illinois

Lee Braswell, Colorado

Molly Brown, Utah

Dennis Dupras, Alaska

Connie Durrance, Florida

Gene Ecker, Minnesota

Bill Ellis, Alabama

Christy Erickson, Michigan

Bryan Fusfield, Colorado

Mona Geidel, South Dakota

Julia Gimbel, Wisconsin

Melanie Ginnity, Georgia

Thomas Gorham,  Louisiana

Jim Greenberg, New York

Laura Hanaford, California

Kim Hardaway, Tennessee

Tammy Hilt, Virginia

Debra Holley, Utah

Kirstin Howard, Utah

Valerie Jones, Oklahoma

Bob Joyce, Florida

Rob Joyce, Maryland

Maryalice Keller, Florida

Mac Kolar, Wisconsin

Debi Lehman, Oklahoma

Lynn Machen, California

Michael Maloney, Virginia

WRITERS

Cherie McEwen, New York

Steve McGee, Texas

Kevin McIntire, California

Red Mulvanny, California

Marilyn Murphy, Wisconsin

Pat Nauseda, Ohio

Cindy Nelson, Wisconsin

Kimberly Nichols, Washington

Jack Oberholtzer, Pennsylvania

Robert Olson, Nevada

Eden Palmer, Illinois

Mona Parish, Texas

Mary Peterson, Minnesota

Lori Pinn, Arizona

Kathleen Reber, Utah

Christy Reed, Texas

Paul Robertson, Wyoming

Judy Rodriguez, Ohio

Brandy Rose, Utah

Kellan Sams, Georgia

Dennis Sauter, Colorado

John Schlatter, Utah

Pamela Schnagl, Wisconsin

Lea Schneider, Tennessee

Jane Schrenzel, California

Joyce Self, Virginia

Sophia Shapiro, Utah

Elizabeth Shaw, South Carolina

Laura Shivers, Florida

Jodi Shumaker, Kentucky

Rona Simmons, Georgia

Susan Singleton, Illinois

Gary Smith, Colorado

Raymond Smith, California

Kandi Stevens 

Kerry Stockdale, New Jersey

Ronalee Summers, Utah

Pamela Tilson, North Carolina

Jeff Veesenmeyer, Wisconsin

Michelle Volk, Arizona

Brian Welhoelter, Washington

Charles Woodall, Alabama

Ginny Wortz, Indiana

DATABASE RESEARCHERS

Karen Baker, Arkansas

Sonya Bayles, Georgia

Lee Braswell, Colorado

Brad Cychosz, Wisconsin

Teri Fronk, Utah

Molly Green, North Carolina

Lois Healen, Ohio

Kirstin Howard, Utah

Kerry Huffstutler, Alabama

Jeff Joyce, Virginia

Mary Alice & Wade Keller, Florida

Debi Lehman, Oklahoma

Marilyn Murphy, Wisconsin

Mary Peterson, Minnesota

Jenna Rabtzow, Colorado

Al Schutte, Ohio

Susan Singleton, Illinois

John Sise, Pennsylvania

Julie Sohlberg, Colorado

Ronalee Summers, Utah

Pamela Tilson, North Carolina

Melodye Whatley, Connecticut

Elaine Young, Utah