Battle Deaths

Battle Deaths Between December 7, 1941 and December 31, 1946

Name (Rank)…..Date of Death

 

  1. Alspaugh, Robert E. Lee (Captain)…..01/16/44
  2. Antonucci, Ralph A. (Captain)…..05/05/45
  3. Barron, Theodore W. (Captain)…..12/29/42
  4. Bell, Hoke S. (Captain)…..04/10/43
  5. Blakeney, Charles S. (Captain)…..09/2/44
  6. Bonner, Peter E. (Captain)…..07/28/44
  7. Brady, Thomas T. (1st Lt.)…..07/22/43
  8. Clary, Edward J. (1st Lt.)…..07/15/44
  9. Cleveland, Arthur V. (Captain)…..12/15/44

10.   Colgan, Aquinas T. (Captain)…..05/06/45

11.  Contino, William S. (1st Lt.)…..03/03/45

12.  Cummings, William T. (1st Lt.)…..12/15/44

13.  Czubak, Anthony E. (Captain)…..01/22/45

14.  Dawson, William (Major)…..12/15/44

15.  Day, Norris E. (Captain)…..09/07/44

16.  Dieffenbacher, Arthur J. (1st Lt.)…..07/05/44

17.  Doyle, Neil J. (1st Lt.)…..07/15/43

18.  Edelen, Philip B. (1st Lt.)…..06/10/44

19.  Falter, Clement M. (1st Lt.)…..11/08/42

20.  Fowlkes, Paschal D. (Captain)…..03/24/45

21.  Fox, George L. (1st Lt.)…..04/17/43

22.  Gilmore, Joseph A. (Captain)…..06/02/44

23.  Goode, Alexander D. (1st Lt.)…..04/17/43

24.  Goodfellow, Rollin (Captain)…..12/01/42

25.  Gravely, Horace E. (1st Lt.)…..02/07/43

26.  Griggs, Clarence W. (Captain)…..04/12/45

27.  Hagan, Clarence J. (1st Lt.)…..01/06/45

28.  Haley, Percy E. (Captain)…..11/26/43

29.  Hampton, Edwin W. (1st Lt.)…..12/18/44

30.  Hand, Francis E. (Captain)…..10/14/42

31.  Hansen, Raymond J. (Captain)…..06/11/44

32.  Kilbert, John R. (1st Lt.)…..10/27/44

33.  Kimball, Clyde E. (Captain)…..12/19/44

34.  Koskamp, Rowland A. (Captain)…..04/05/45

35.  LaFleur, Joseph V. (Captain)…..09/07/44

36.  Lenaghan, Arthur C. (Captain)…..01/07/44

37.  Liston, James M. (1st Lt.)…..02/07/43

38.  Lynch, Lawrence E. (Captain)….. 04/24/45

39.  McDaniel, Harley R. (1st Lt.)…..11/26/43

40.  McDonnell, John J. (Captain)…..01/22/45

41.  McKnight, Thomas E. (Captain)…..02/09/45

42.  MacDonald, Ernest W. (Captain)…..02/07/43

43.  Maternowski, Ignatius P. (Captain)…..06/08/44

44.  Monoghan, Owen T. (Captain)….. 04/07/45

45.  Monre, Edwin U. (1st Lt.)…..01/20/45

46.  Montgomery, Harry (Captain)…..03/03/45

47.  Munro, Keith B. (Captain)…..08/15/43

48.  O’Brien, James W. (1st Lt.)…..10/24/44

49.  O’Grady, Eugene P. (Captain)…..11/29/44

50.  O’Toole, Myles F. (Captain)…..01/19/45

51.  Poling, Clark V. (1st Lt.)…..04/17/43

52.  Rasetzki, Dietrich F. (1st Lt.)…..07/25/44

53.  Reagan, Thomas H. (Lt. Col.)…..12/18/44

54.  Rechsteiner, Leo G. (Captain)….. 10/22/44

55.  Rounds, Erle F. (1st Lt.)….. 12/22/43

56.  Savignac, Valmore G. (1st Lt.)…..02/07/43

57.  Scecina, Thomas J. (Captain)…..10/24/44

58.  Schwer, John Wm. (Captain)…..08/13/44

59.  Shaw, James R. (Captain)…..07/30/44

60.  Stanton, Loren L. (Captain)…..03/26/45

61.  Steel, John R. (Captain)…..06/06/44

62.  Stober, Henry B. (Captain)…..12/15/44

63.  Stump, Clarence G. (Captain)……11/21/44

64.  Teem, Arvil E. (1st Lt.)…..02/12/44

65.  Tepper, Irving (Captain)….. 08/13/44

66.  Ternan, Dominic (1st Lt.)…..06/19/44

67.  Tiffany, Frank L. (Captain)…..10/24/44

68.  Turner, Guy H. (1st Lt.)….. 05/29/43

69.  Tyler, Barret L. (Captain)…..03/15/45

70.  Vanderheiden, Joseph G. (Captain)…… 12/15/44

71.  Verret, John J. (Captain)……01/08/45

72.  Vincent, Clarence A. (1st Lt.)…..03/13/45

73.  Wallace, Eunace A. (Captain)……02/16/44

74.  Washington, John P. (1st Lt.)…..04/17/43

75.  Wilder, Quintin M. (1st Lt.)…..01/15/45

76.  Youngdahl, David H. (Captain)…..02/07/43

77.  Zerfas, Mathias E. (Captain)….. 12/15/44

Contemporary Roles

CNN: Don’t Ask Don’t Tell

http://www.cnn.com/2010/POLITICS/12/05/dadt.chaplains/index.html?hpt=T1

Pew Forum: Role of Religion in the Military

http://pewforum.org/Church-State-Law/Accommodating-Faith-in-the-Military.aspx

National Cathedral Chaplains Exhibit

http://www.edow.org/news/window/july2004/ww2.html

Footage from Spielberg Film and Video Archive at USHMM

Rabbi Eichhorn’s service at Dachau (including the Hungarian girls’ choir)- With Audio

site description: First Religious Services, Dachau, Germany, May 5, 1945. Full screen view, crowd listening to services and voices of women singing “God Bless America” in English. MSs, various flags of Allied nations (US, Belgium, Spain, UK, USSR) flying from staffs held by attendants. CU, Belgian flag with “Dachau” written across center. LS, congregation singing “Hatikvah”, the Jewish national anthem. A Hebrew prayer is read by a Rabbi David Eichorn

http://resources.ushmm.org/film/display/main.php?search=simple&dquery=tape+230&cache_file=uia_OEToRO&total_recs=19&page_len=25&page=1&rec=6&file_num=2442

US Army and Navy Chaplains perform Passover Seder in Hawaii- No sound.

Continuation of Story 4376. Members of the US Army and Navy celebrate Passover, perhaps in Hawaii (the originating unit is the 7th Hawaii). A woman identified in the NARA storycard as Mrs. Linczer lights candles. An Army and a Navy chaplain stand beside her. Officers and chaplains perform the ceremony. A view of the crowded hall. A slate identifies the cameraman as Sgt. Shivers and reads: “Jewish Passover APO 953 7th CCU 4-7-44.” More shots of the ceremony. The participants seem very aware of the camera. Close-up shots of wine being poured, lit candles. Overhead shots of sailor and soldiers reading and then talking.

http://resources.ushmm.org/film/display/main.php?search=advanced&dquery=Keyword%28s%29%3A+%22CHAPLAINS%22&cache_file=uia_cDjGAT&total_recs=39&page_len=25&page=1&rec=7&file_num=4683

Lt Col Fr. Crain at Dachau- No sound.

Chaplain Takes Over, Deggendorf, Germany, May 4, 1945. EXTs, Lt Col Father Crain of the 4th US Armored Division exits from building and speaks to German chaplain captured with two German Colonels.

Burial of Dead, Ludwigslust, Germany, May 7, 1945. Seq: German civilians bury dead of Woebbelin concentration camp. LS, bodies laid out near graves. At the back of each grave is a large wooden cross. LS, group of US and German officers stand at attention during burial ceremonies. CU, unidentified German civilian speaks into microphone. CUs, MSs, German civilians and officers viewing bodies before burial. Some women place flowers on grave. A few women are crying. MSs, horsedrawn wagons carry bodies from mass grave in wooded area.

http://resources.ushmm.org/film/display/main.php?search=advanced&dquery=Keyword%28s%29%3A+%22CHAPLAINS%22&cache_file=uia_veuzWC&total_recs=39&page_len=25&page=1&rec=13&file_num=1353

Search: Keyword CHAPLAINS

http://resources.ushmm.org/film/search/advanced_search.php?browse=&clear=&StoryNum=&TapeNum=&Title=&Keyword=%22CHAPLAINS%22&Place=&Language=&Source=&Copyright=&Category=&OrigNum=&AccessNum=&AllText=&Color=&Audio=&Public=&Digitized=

Video Summary Assignment

http://vimeo.com/18093942

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