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Arlington WWII Fallen Remembered

8,300 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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Download the Find A Grave smartphone app to read these stories at gravesites

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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

Judith Skillings

Thanks to our volunteer story writers
and database researchers

WRITERS

Allison Albert, Rhode Island

Bob Allen, Nebraska

Jenny Allgrunn, Utah

Brandy Anderson, Utah

Anita Ashworth, Alabama

Peggy Askins, Kansas

Laura Bailey, North Carolina

Neal Baird, Nevada

Alida Baker, Pennsylvania

Pamela Baker, Alabama

Therese Baker, Mississippi

Peter Bateman, Kentucky

Heidi Bay, Oregon

Michael Bell, California

Mimi Benson,Illinois

Christina Berring, Colorado

Jodi Block, Michigan

Lesa Boatin, Tennessee

Janne Boone, Florida

Steve Booth, Utah

Liesl Bradner, California

Rhonda Brady, Illinois

Lee Braswell, Colorado

Linda Breler, New Jersey

Molly Brown, Utah

Hayden Bryan, Virginia

Carol Bryson, California

Georgene Chastain, Virginia

Thomas Clark, Maryland

Thomas Cock, Washington

Beth Colborn, Pennsylvania

Sue deBruijn, New York

Walter Denney, Alabama

George Diaz, Florida

Sharon Dittmer, Missouri

Linda Duarte, Florida

Dennis Dupras, Alaska

Paul Durand, Texas

Connie Durrance, Florida

Gene Ecker, Minnesota

Bill Ellis, Alabama

Christy Erickson, Michigan

Tony Evangelista, SC

WRITERS

Bryan Fusfield, Colorado

Mona Geidel, South Dakota

Julia Gimbel, Wisconsin

Melanie Ginnity, Georgia

Heather Goodmansen, MD

Thomas Gorham,  Louisiana

Susan Gould, Tennessee

LuAnn Greenwell, Utah

Jim Greenberg, New York

Mathieu Guillemant, France

Laura Hanaford, California

Krista Hanson, Wisconsin

John Haskin, Texas

Kim Hardaway, Tennessee

Kathy Harmon, Pennsylvania

Maureen Heim, Oregon

Randy Hervey, Colorado

Tammy Hilt, Virginia

Debra Holley, Utah

Carol Houston, Washington

Kirstin Howard, Utah

Catherine Hutchins, NJ

Susan Jensen, Arizona

Valerie Jones, Oklahoma

Bob Joyce, Florida

Jeff Joyce, Virginia

Rob Joyce, Maryland

Carl Kalie, Pennsylvania

Lisa Keith-Lucas, Florida

Maryalice Keller, Florida

Bob Kenney, Maryland

Joan Kirschner, North Carolina

Mac Kolar, Wisconsin

Russ Kuntz, Pennsylvania

Thomas La Padula, NY

Mike Layman, South Carolina

Cyndie Loseke, Idaho

Hudson Louie, Ohio

Debi Lehman, Oklahoma

Lynn Machen, California

Michael Maloney, Virginia

Leo Marshall, Maryland

WRITERS

Cherie McEwen, New York

Steve McGee, Texas

Pati McGuiness, PA

Kevin McIntire, California

Jill McKeen, Alabama

Don Milne, Kentucky

Gary Miner, Utah

Rick Moll, South Carolina

Chris Moyer, Pennsylvania

Alan Muhlnickel, New York

Chris Mulcahy, Texas

Red Mulvanny, California

Marilyn Murphy, Wisconsin

Pat Nauseda, Ohio

Cindy Nelson, Wisconsin

Denise Nevil, Texas

Kimberly Nichols, WA

Jack Oberholtzer, PA

Karin Olson, Illinois

Robert Olson, Nevada

Ed Osterman, Oregon

Eden Palmer, Illinois

Mona Parish, Texas

Jacqueline Penrod, PA

Mary Peterson, Minnesota

Lori Pinn, Arizona

Kathleen Reber, Utah

Christy Reed, Texas

Sarah Reiter, Virginia

Brandon Rhea, Utah

LaDawna Roberts, Indiana

Paul Robertson, Wyoming

Judy Rodriguez, Ohio

John Rohrs

Brandy Rose, Utah

Douglas Rupe, Kansas

John Rutherford, Virginia

Kellan Sams, Georgia

Carl Sander, Washington

Dennis Sauter, Colorado

WRITERS

John Schlatter, Utah

Pamela Schnagl, Wisconsin

Lea Schneider, Tennessee

Jane Schrenzel, California

Al Schutte, Ohio

Joyce Self, Virginia

Sophia Shapiro, Utah

Elizabeth Shaw, South Carolina

Laura Shivers, Florida

John Schlatter, Utah

Jodi Shumaker, Kentucky

Rona Simmons, Georgia

Linda Simpson, Oklahoma

Susan Singleton, Illinois

Judith Skillings, Pennsylvania

Gary Smith, Colorado

Raymond Smith, California

Margaret Staudinger, Virginia

Kandi Stevens, California 

John Stinson, Maryland

Vicki Strong, Utah

Kerry Stockdale, New Jersey

Robert Sullivan, Massachusetts

Ronalee Summers, Utah

Anna Swanson, Illinois

Shaunna Syphus, Utah

Gene Talley, Texas

Pamela Tilson, North Carolina

John Turanin, California

Jeff Veesenmeyer, Wisconsin

Eva Vitacek, Illinois

Michelle Volk, Arizona

Betsy Wald, New York

Neil Weisfeld, New Jersey

Brian Welhoelter, Washington

Roberta Winn, Washington

Charles Woodall, Alabama

Ginny Wortz, Indiana

Judy Wright, Michigan

Sue Wunderlich, Texas

Stephanie Young, New Jersey

DATABASE RESEARCHERS

Karen Baker, Arkansas

Sonya Bayles, Georgia

Michael Bell

Liesl Bradner, California

Lee Braswell, Colorado

Tricia Castille, Louisiana

Brad Cychosz, Wisconsin

Dennis Dupras, Alaska

Becky Fox, Georgia

Teri Fronk, Utah

Molly Green, North Carolina

Kathy Harmon, Pennsylvania

Lois Healen, Ohio

Kirstin Howard, Utah

Kerry Huffstutler, Alabama

Christy Johnson, Tennessee

Valerie Jones, Oklahoma

Jeff Joyce, Virginia

Mary Alice & Wade Keller, Florida

Debi Lehman, Oklahoma

Don Milne, Kentucky

Marilyn Murphy, Wisconsin

Eden Palmer, Illinois

Mary Peterson, Minnesota

Jenna Rabtzow, Colorado

Al Schutte, Ohio

Linda Simpson, Oklahoma

Susan Singleton, Illinois

John Sise, Pennsylvania

Julie Sohlberg, Colorado

Ronalee Summers, Utah

Pamela Tilson, North Carolina

Melodye Whatley, Connecticut

Elaine Young, Utah

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