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  1. WWII: Bataan Death March survivor
  2. USAF General
  3. WWII: Survived the sinking of the USS McCawley (AP-10) off the coast of Guadalcanal Island, 30 June 1943
  4. Military
  5. South African WWII Veteran
  6. 23-year-old American student in his senior year at California State University, Sacramento, who helped avert a massacre when an armed attacker began shooting on a train from Amsterdam to Paris; received France's Legion of Honor
  7. Last survivor of SAS Squad during World War 2
  8. WWII Veteran
  9. WWII: PTO. Battle of Luzon. 6th Infantry Division, 63rd Regimental Combat Team
  10. Former Turkish Air Force general born 1925, sentenced to life imprisonment in 2014 for his role in the 1980 Military Coup in Turkey
  11. 4-Star General
  12. Japanese WWII Veteran
  13. WWII: 442nd Regimental Combat Team (all Japanese-American unit). Served from May 1944 until the end of the war, incl. the rescue of the Texas 'Lost Battalion'. Wounded 4 times, rcvd 2 Bronze stars.Served with Joe Sakato & Dan Inouye (MOH)
  14. Japanese Midget Sub Captain (Pearl Harbor Attack) US P.O.W. #1
  15. Congressional Medal of Honor, US Army, WWII
  16. US WWII Army vet, born 1928. Joined the Texas Guard out of high school, then the Army. Sent to Japan at war's end. Engineer/Supply Sgt. at Sugamo Prison during the Tokyo Trials. Helped build the gallows used for war criminal executions
  17. Battle of the Bulge Veteran
  18. WWII Veteran
  19. WWII: D-Day. 20th Infantry Division
  20. Korean War Intelligence Officer in the US Air Force. Holocaust Survivor
  21. WWII Veteran, D-Day Veteran, Fox Company
  22. WWII - British D-Day veteran of the Pioneer Corps who had the job to clear the landing areas of obstructions, explosives and defences so that troops and armour could quickly get off the beaches
  23. Retired General
  24. WWII: PTO. Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. Civilian underwater welder who barely survived the attack, rescued sailors from the USS Oklahoma and eventually was assigned to remove the main 16-inch diameter guns and three turrets
  25. WWII: PTO. Battle of Okinawa. US Navy
  26. WWII: British Arctic Convoy veteran
  27. WWII: PTO. Aboard the USS Missouri during the Japanese Surrender ceremony
  28. German WWII Army Guard, born 1923. Last living witness to the July 1944 'Operation Valkyrie' briefcase bombing suicide attempt on Hitler's life at the Wolf's Lair( Wolfsschanze)
  29. US Navy WW2 Veteran who fought on the the USS Maddox. He was in the Invasion of Sicily
  30. WWII: Highly decorated Azerbaijanian veteran of the war, who fought for the Soviets. He received the Order of Glory 3rd degree in 1942 for heroic actions, and went on to fight in other battles including the Battle of Berlin. Now 96
  31. Oberscharführer in the Waffen SS who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. WWII
  32. WWII: One of the last 4 Monuments Men, who rescued artwork and cultural pieces during and after WWII
  33. 101st Airborne soldier who helped guard the Little Rock Nine students integrating their high school in 1957
  34. WWII - Iwo Jima survivor, USMC
  35. American WWII Marine, born 1926. Saw action at Peleliu
  36. WWII: USMC. Radio operator, saw active service in Kwajalein, Iwo Jima and Saipan, where he was wounded
  37. WWII: PTO. Philippines. Also Korea and Vietnam. Bronze Star, Purple Heart
  38. Spanish fighter ace from WW2
  39. WWII: 59th Coast Artillery Regiment. POW at Camp Omori, Tokyo Bay. Captured on Corregidor, Fort Mills, in the Philippines on May 6, 1942 after a Japanese artillery barrage knocked out his machine gun; 'hell ship' transport to Japan
  40. WW2 Veteran : 30th Infantry Division Sharpshooter at Omaha Beach
  41. Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy MCPON #5
  42. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor. Anti-aircraft gunner, 251st Coastal Artillery (California National Guard) on Hospital Point, where the Nevada went aground. He shot down a Japanese Zero fighter plane headed toward the local hospital
  43. American WWII Merchant Marine veteran of WWII, born in 1925. Part of 'Murmansk Run' convoys bringing supplies to and from the Russian port by international forces challenged by arctic conditions
  44. WWII: ETO. 388th Bomb Group, 562nd Bomb Squadron, 8th Airforce. Shot down on April 29th, 1944. POW
  45. WWII - Navajo Code Talker, enlisted 1943, 2nd and 5th Marine Division
  46. WW2 Navajo Indian Code Talker, 1 of only 13 remaining
  47. WWII: Navy veteran. Battle of the Coral Sea, Battle of Midway. USS Hammann
  48. WWII: PTO. Survivor of the sinking of the USS Liscome Bay in the Battle of Tarawa on 23 November 1943 when 687 got killed
  49. WWII Canadian Lieutenant General
  50. Italian WWII Biplane Ace, with 12 Victories
  51. Air Force General
  52. Puerto Rican criminal, shooter at Fort Lauderdale Airport on January 7, 2017
  53. Author of 1981 book nominated for National Book Award 'Everything we Had': an oral history of the Vietnam War by the men who fought it. Born 1949,founder Asia America Iniative, an Adjunct Professor in the Institute of World Politics
  54. US Marine vet, born 1931. Korean War vet saw action at Inchon, and one of the Chosin Few
  55. Decorated by Gen William Westmoreland, with Silver Star a company commander and Lt. in the US Army during the Vietnam War, graduate of OCS, author of the book 'Letters Home from Vietnam' insturmental in the construction of the NTC Vietnam Veterans Memoria
  56. WWII: PTO. Los Baños Raid. Lead scout for the 11th Airborne's Reconnaissance Platoon
  57. Portuguese military officer and politician, was the chief strategist of the 1974 Carnation Revolution in Portugal
  58. Italian World War One Veteran.
  59. Ww2 womens army service pilot, Flew the pt-19, bt-13, bt-15, at-6, c-78, /SBO Dauntless, AT-9, at-11
  60. WWII: Battle of the Bulge, Rhineland. 290th Infantry Regiment, 75th InfDiv (aka 'Bulgebusters') . Wounded in the Battle of the Bulge. Also joined the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) before the war
  61. Italian World War One Veteran.
  62. US Navy WWII veteran, born 1925. Motor Mechanist on LST-515, delivering supplies and troops to the beaches on D-Day, and picking up the wounded for transport back to England
  63. WW2 Navy Veteran. Witnessed the destruction of the USS Indianapolis
  64. US Air Corps 1942-1945
  65. medal of honor army vietnam
  66. WWII veteran of the Aleutian campaign, and the Battle of Attu in Alaska
  67. Member of a Band of Brothers
  68. Last Turkish Veteran of World War One. Born: 03/11/1898
  69. Former Surgeon General 1998-2002
  70. WW2/Served in the 4th Armored Division of the United States Army, and participated in battles in Belgium, Germany and Czechoslovakia/Drove tank & loader/Worked with M4A1 Sherman Tank/Battle of the Bulge/Age 97 in 2020
  71. U.S. Army General
  72. WWII - 4th Marine Division; fought at Roi Namur, Tinian, Saipan, and Iwo Jima. His platoon leader was Henry Bellmon, former governor of and later United States Senator from Oklahoma
  73. Tuskegee Airmen
  74. Paul Saunders  (2)
    Saboteur from the U.S.S. Barb WWII
  75. WWII: Survivor of the sinking of the SS Leopoldville on December 24, 1944
  76. Author of 'Twin Platoons' and 1 of 100+ young men and women sworn into the Marine Corps at a Minnesota Twins baseball game on June 28, 1967
  77. 1965 lx ray namwas in columbus,ga but not now
  78. WWII: Pacific Theater, Marine Corps
  79. WWII: last Polish pilot of the Battle of Britain
  80. 'Tuskegee Airmen' '332nd Fighter Group, Overseas Pilot'
  81. WWII: Survivor of the sinking of the SS Leopoldville on December 24, 1944
  82. WWII - Pearl Harbor survivor, USS Antares (AKS-3). The back then unarmed Antares detected a suspicious object near the harbour, informed the USS Ward which then identified it as a Japanese submarine and fired the first US shots of WWII
  83. WWII - Pearl Harbor 7 Dec 1941 survivor
  84. doolittle's raiders crew #15 engineer
  85. US army general
  86. WWII: D-Day, Utah Beach. Battle of St. Lo. 90th Infantry Division, 359th Infantry Regiment. 2 Purple Hearts
  87. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. Schofield Barracks
  88. Pearl Harbor Survivor
  89. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. Petty Officer 1st Class Schab, a sousaphone player in the admiral's band, served at the USS Dobbin, a destroyer tender. He saw the Utah capsizing and the USS Arizona explode
  90. Ww2 luftwaffe ace
  91. Ww2 german fighter ace 27 kills
  92. Paul Schaefer  (2)
    Director for Strategy ECJ5/J-8HQ EUCOM
  93. Iran Hostage Crisis/444 days of captivity as a hostage in Iran/USAF Attaché
  94. WWII - Medic on D-Day
  95. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor and a pilot in the first wave of planes in the Battle of Midway during World War II
  96. Centenarian (1896-2004). One of the last woman voters of the 1920 election, and campaigners for the right to vote beforehand. A WWII Goldstar mother, and a competitive ballroom dancer into her 100's who appeared with Jay Leno on the Tonight Show
  97. WWII: Marine Corps veteran ( A-1-6, 2nd MarDiv ) of the Battles of Guadalcanal, Tarawa, Saipan
  98. WWII - Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941; USS Arizona
  99. WW1 Balloonist/Deployed on land and sea for use in observing enemy troops, artillery spotting, & locating submarines. Importance as observation platforms, balloons were heavily defended by anti-aircraft guns and patrolling fighter aircraft
  100. US Army WWII vet. Fought in the Hurtgen Forest, the Bulge, and held as a POW by the Germans for 4 1/2 month in Stalag 9b
  101. WWII: USS Helena
  102. WWII - Navy corpsman at the Battle of Iwo Jima who piloted an LST (landing ship tank) ashore. Also fought at the Battle of Okinawa
  103. German WWII Interrogator
  104. Centenarian (1895-2001). US WWI veteran, served in France
  105. USAF General
  106. United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decorationâ-'the Medal of Honor-'for his actions in World War II
  107. WWII Veteran, Pearl Harbor Survivor
  108. Debuted for Cubs in 1941 as right-handed-hitting catcher, but then served in military during WWII, finishing his career in 1951 with Cardinals. He managed Cubs 1957-59 and then managed the Tigers in 1961, 1962, and part of 1963
  109. German priest, Holocaust survivor and lecturer.Born 07/24/1913
  110. WWII - Pearl Harbor survivor, Submarine Base, Torpedo Shop
  111. WWII - Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941; later fought at Normandy
  112. Landed on Utah Beach on D-Day, June 6th 1944/Combat Engineer, Mine Detector, 531st Amphib Eng Battalion, 279th, D-Day
  113. Ww2 german fighter ace 18 kills
  114. US Navy veteran of three wars: WWII, Korea, Vietnam
  115. Born 1935 Air Force Vietnam Veteran. POW from 1965 to 1973. 3 Bronze and Silver Stars and a Legion of Merit
  116. WWII: Navy fighter pilot at Guadalcanal (VF-14). Distinguished Flying Cross
  117. Part of raid of WWII POW camp Cabanatuan
  118. WWII: PTO. Survivor of the sinking of the USS Liscome Bay in the Battle of Tarawa on 23 November 1943 when 687 got killed
  119. WWII Fighter Pilot, 357th Fighter Group
  120. WWII - Pearl Harbor survivor. Radar Operator at Opana Radar Station where they detected the incoming Japanese planes on Dec. 7, 1941. Schimmel, did not see the planes coming, but was told by other operators thus was the 5th person to know of the attack
  121. WWII Manhattan Project 'Atomic Girl', born 1925. Unable to join the WAAFs, volunteered for a secret mission where she watched meters in Oak Ridge, not knowing why. After Hiroshima, she realized she'd helped produce uranium for the bomb
  122. Veteran
  123. WWII: D-Day paratrooper, 508th PIR
  124. Army Private part of the 'Mountain Troops' caring for the horses and mules on the base. On the day of the attack at Pearl Harbor during WW2
  125. German economist and former President of the Bundesbank. He is also a German WWII Veteran
  126. Secretary to Wernher von Braun, from Pennemuende to Huntsville, from WWII and V2 to Apollo and Saturn V
  127. WWII: German fighter ace (8 victories)
  128. WWII German Knights Cross Recipient
  129. Ww2 ace-6 kills
  130. Canadian Ace of WWII, Pilot
  131. German ww2 pilot
  132. WWII, Korea, Vietnam War Veteran
  133. WWII: Battle of Okinawa. US Army
  134. WWII: 1st Marine Division, Battle of Okinawa
  135. WWII: Hitler Youth, Fallschirmjäger, Western Front, POW. After the war, he worked as an aerospace engineer with Wernher von Braun
  136. Ww2 tank ace- panzers
  137. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. Defended Hickam Air Field during the attack. Witnessed the first atomic bomb test from afar
  138. army general
  139. Retired German general
  140. WWII: Luftwaffe radio operator who risked his life to give a Channel Island family some rations. Made international news in 2017
  141. Tunnel Rat Vietnam War 25th Infantry Div./Author 'In There Own Words: Vietnam'/Wife named Gail, lives in maybe Colorado or Texas
  142. Chief of Staff of the Army (2003- )
  143. WWII Marine veteran of Guadalcanal and Peleliu
  144. Wwii: pto. us navy
  145. B. August 9th 1920/WW2 Colonel/Received Silver Star for actions in Okinawa/ Commissioned as a Second Lieutenant, the young platoon leader would find himself leading a rifle platoon onto the beaches of Peleliu
  146. WWII: PTO. Battle of Iwo Jima. USMC
  147. medal of honor army karean war
  148. Flying Tigers-crew chief
  149. WWII Pearl Harbor survivor. USS Henley
  150. air force general
  151. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. USS Ash
  152. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor 7 December 1941. USS Ash
  153. WWII - D-Day; Company F of the 2nd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division. First American soldier to come ashore from a landing craft at Utah Beach
  154. WW2 Luftwaffe Ace and Me262 pilot/Shot down by Joseph Peterburs & later became friends
  155. WWII - Pearl Harbor survivor (December 7, 1941) USS Phoenix (CL-46)
  156. WWII: D-Day. Omaha Beach. Landed with LST-510 on Omaha Beach around noon of June 6, 1944. 90-millimeter artillery gunner of Battery B of the the 110th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Gun Battalion. Battle of the Bulge
  157. Memoir, The Ghost in General Patton's Third Army. The ghost soldiers were members of the XX Corps, which earned the title Ghost Corps when, during combat/Typist for a Colonel in G-3
  158. German ww2 pilot
  159. Canadian Ace of WWII, Pilot
  160. WWII: Marine Corps veteran of the Battles of Tarawa, Tinian
  161. WWII Veteran in General Patton's 3rd Army. Wrote a Book
  162. WWII: German bomber and fighter communications, pilot 1940-1945 (103 missions). 23 night bombing misions (DO-217) over England incl. London (1942/1943). Bf-109 pilot for JG 5 in 1944 in Finland. POW, 3 victories. Also flew ME-109G, ME-110C and JG51
  163. USS Pueblo
  164. vietnam war air force hero
  165. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. USS Medusa
  166. WWII: PTO. Served on the USS Bunker Hill (CV-17); survived the Kamikaze attack on May 11, 1945 (Battle of Okinawa) when 390 sailors and airmen were killed and 264 wounded
  167. WWII veteran, POW, born 1915. Captured by the Japanese 12/9/41 when they invaded Guam, he was held POW for 1367 days--the entire war!
  168. air force general
  169. WWII: Army Air Corps in the Phillippines. Surrendered and was part of the Bataan Death March (9 April 1942). Spent the rest of the war as a POW. After the war, he went on the be a jeweler and sold Elvis' the first of the famous TCB necklace
  170. army general
  171. Retired Army General
  172. U. S. General - Desert Storm Fame born 1934
  173. Non-commissioned officer who served in the German army during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves
  174. WWII - German paratrooper of Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 6 (6th Paratrooper Regiment); fought in the Battle of Carentan where his regiment had a direct frontline to the famous 'Band of Brothers' of Dick Winters
  175. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. USS Trever
  176. WWII: Battle of Coral Sea, Battle of Midway
  177. US Army General
  178. Was a German Officer in WWII, was in the Fuhrerbunker with Hitler. Born: 07/24/1915
  179. One of the last crew members and survivors of MV Wilhelm Gustloff, which sank after being torpedoed by submarine in 1945 resulting in the greatest ship disaster in history. He is now 86 and recently wrote the book "The Sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff"
  180. German WWII Veteran, Waffen-SS
  181. German ww2 pilot
  182. air force general
  183. WWII - Iwo Jima survivor. Radioman at 28th Regiment of the Fifth Marine Division. He landed in the first 35 minutes of the battle. His duties also included protecting the Navajo Code Talkers
  184. RAF fighter ace 5 victorys test pilot
  185. Carl Scott  (2)
    WWII: PTO. Battle of Cape Gloucester ('Target Hill' aka 'Hill 450', 'Hill 150'), Battle of Peleliu, Battle of Okinawa. 1st Marine Division
  186. Air Force General
  187. WWII: PTO. Served on the USS Bunker Hill (CV-17); survived the Kamikaze attack on May 11, 1945 (Battle of Okinawa) when 390 sailors and airmen were killed and 264 wounded
  188. WWII: PTO. Assigned to the USS Lexington (CV-2) before Pearl Harbor, he served there until she was lost in the Battle of the Coral Sea on 8 May 1942. Later at USS Suwannee (Operation Torch, North-Africa)
  189. Bataan Death March Survivor
  190. James Scott  (4)
    Lz xray 1965 nam
  191. Author, The Iran Contradiction. Former Military Officer Vietnam 1967. 101st Airborne Divison. Wounded during North Vietnamese Army's Tet Offensive of 1968
  192. November 30, 1913 - February 5, 1999) was a soldier of the United States Army who received the Medal of Honor for actions during World War II
  193. British-Argentine WWII veteran. Left Argentina as a volunteer for the 794 Naval Air Squadron, part of the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Army. Last known Latin American pilot of Spitfire
  194. Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) 10, from 2002-2006
  195. Ace and member of the AVG-Flying Tigers
  196. Brigadier general in U.S. Air Force. Scott known for autobiography God is My Co-Pilot about exploits in WW II with Flying Tigers & the United States Army Air Forces in China & Burma. The book was eventually made into a film of the same name
  197. army general educator
  198. British Major General, born in 1920, participated in the D-Day invasion
  199. Morgan Stanley employee working in Tower 2 of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. He bravely led the evacuation of 276 fellow employees
  200. Spitfire Ace - North African desertand Italy
  201. D-Day landings veteran. Born: 1924. He is now 90 and lives in London, UK. Also a HMS Belfast crew member
  202. WWII: US Navy. Pearl Harbor survivor, USS Reid. Aleutian Campaign. Philippines
  203. WWII: Last survivor of the sinking of the HMS Exeter, 1 March 1942. Also served during the Battle of the River Plate (1939). Spent 3 years as a Japanese POW
  204. WWII: PTO. Guadalcanal, Iwo Jima
  205. army general
  206. German World War 1 (lives in USA)Veteran/Born:12/12/1899
  207. WWII: PTO. Battle of Peleliu
  208. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor (Schofield Barracks); Guadalcanal; New Georgia. 25th ID
  209. Female French Resistance Fighter in WWII
  210. Pearl Harbor vet, USS Nevada, born 1923. Stayed on the Nevada through most of the war, supporting the landings of D-Day, Iwo Jima, and Okinawa
  211. WWII: PTO. Served on the USS Robin in a long series of battles all over the Pacific
  212. WW2 POW, 'Bridge over the River Kwai' prisoner
  213. German World War One survivor
  214. German WWII-Pilot, Ju88 pilot, Mistel mission of WWII
  215. WW2/Japanese American/Go For Broke/US Army Units served 442nd regiment, 3rd battalion, Company L/Purple Heart; 2 Unit Citations; O'Connor Task Force; Bruyeres
  216. Japanese fighter ace from WW2, 7 kills
  217. Lz xray 1965
  218. US Navy Vietnam Veteran who served from 1968 to 1974. Fought along with his brother Herb Seller who was in the US Air Force. He was a RM2
  219. US Air Force Vietnam Veteran. Served from 1968 to 1972 along with his brother Gary O. Seller who was in the US Navy
  220. B-17 bomber pilot, WWII, 8th Air Force. Shot down by a FW-109 over Ruhland, Germany, 12 September 1944. Sole survivor in a crew of ten. P.O.W. for 9 months. PH AM POW medals
  221. WWII: 4th Battalion, 29th Infantry. A communications specialist that served on D-Day (3rd or 4th wave, Omaha Beach), The Battle of the Bulge, Liberation of Dachau
  222. WWII: ETO. 23rd Headquarters Special Troops, the 'Ghost Army'. The Ghost Army deceived enemies into thinking that there were unaccounted divisions out there
  223. Wwii: eto. d-day
  224. WWII: D-Day veteran
  225. Member of the French maquis in WW2
  226. WWII: PTO. 5th Air Force
  227. Hungarian fighter ace from WW2
  228. Russian/Soviet WWII Veteran
  229. Italian veteran from WW1
  230. 98-years old British veteran of the Spanish Civil War; living in the United Kingdom, featured in the documentary, 'The First Will Be The Last' by Pasquale D'Aiello
  231. WWII: Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class of the United States Coast Guard (USCG) Women's Reserve, known as the SPARS (from the Latin Semper Paratus, meaning Always Ready.). She served in numerous non - combat roles from California to Alaska
  232. WWII: CBI. He flew 30 roundtrip missions in C-46s and C-47s over the Hump
  233. Saboteur from U.S.S. Barb WW II
  234. WWII - Iwo Jima. CO of Company E, 2nd Battalion, 28th Marine Regiment, 5th Marine Div. His 3rd Platoon, led by 1st Lt Wells, is the most decorated Marines Platoon in history. He is the CO who selected the men who went up Mt. Suribachi
  235. Army General
  236. Female WWII veteran, WASP pilot (1917-2017). One of the 'Lucky Thirteen' WASP pilots to train and fly the B-17 'Flying Fortresses'
  237. WWII: US Navy veteran. Battle of Midway (June 1942), Battle of Santa Cruz (October 1942), Battle of Formosa (1944), a.o. Served on USS Russell (DD-414) and USS Houston (CL-81)
  238. Lz xray 1965
  239. WWII - D-Day U.S. Navy Seaman U.S. Navy 2nd Class Motor Machinist's Mate. Shaeff was USS LST-290 on D-Day to carry troops and equipment to the shore
  240. Ace (5 kills - 2 in WWII & 3 in Korean War)- USAAF/USAF, p-47, f-86, me 109
  241. WWII: Served on LST-474 in the Pacific
  242. Former Israeli soldier who was held captive by Hamas for five years
  243. WWII: One of the last 'Rats of Tobruk'. The Rats of Tobruk was the name given to the soldiers of the garrison who held the Libyan port of Tobruk against Rommel's Afrika Corps, during the Siege of Tobruk, Lybia
  244. 'Band of Brothers' '101st Airbourne Division, 506th Parahute Infantry Regiment, Easy Company' 'Battlefield Commission- Normandy'
  245. Retired Navy Admiral
  246. Acting Secretary of Defense Jan 2019 -
  247. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941, USS Medusa
  248. WWII veteran. At a retirement home in Florida, he discovered his good friend and neighbor was a German WWII veteran who'd fought against him at the Bridge at Remagen, and whose outfit had taken the neighbor POW
  249. Spitfire Pilot, one of the few female Air Transport Auxiliary pilots
  250. 4 Star General
  251. USS Indianapolis survivor
  252. WWII - Pearl Harbor survivor, USS Patterson. The Navy credited him with shooting down a Japanese plane during the attack on 7 December 1941
  253. air force general association executive
  254. Andy Shaw  (3)
    Member Sioux Tribe stationed Japan 24th Infantry Div./Survivor Korean Death March/29th Reg. Combat Team/Captured Oneui 7/26/1950 marched 40 miles south of Manchurian border, some 600 miles. POW 3 months one of 23 survivors of 1,500 captured
  255. Teen US Merchant Marine of WWII, born 1927. One of the last survivors to attend the 2022 Congressional Gold Medal award ceremony in Washington
  256. WWII: D-Day, Utah Beach. Battle of the Bulge
  257. Jack Shaw  (2)
    'Spanish Civil War Veteran' 'International Brigade' 'British'
  258. John Shaw  (2)
    Artist, Aviation Art, Band of Brothers paintings
  259. WWII: D-Day, Omaha Beach, first wave. A Penobscot Indian who was a medic in the 1st U.S. Infantry Division (16th Infantry Regiment). D-Day was his first day in combat
  260. former member of the British Security Service (MI5)
  261. USS Indianapolis survivor
  262. Jack Shearer  (2)
    Member of the Sino-American Cooperative Organization
  263. WWII: Melvin served in the US Army in the 6th Ranger Battalion where participated in the Great Raid at Cabanatuan in the Phillipines and was awared the Bronze Star Medal for his actions
  264. WWII: PTO. Guadalcanal, Cape Gloucester, Peleliu. 5th Marines
  265. Oldest living Navy World War 2 Veteran. Born: May 17, 1906
  266. WWII - Ball-turret Gunner of B-17 "Big Yank", 483rd Bombardment Group, 840th Bombardment Sq. Base: Sterparone, Italy; on March 24, 1945, they flew the longest escorted European bombing mission to Berlin, credited for destroying 3 Me-262's
  267. Lyle Shelton  (2)
    (Born 1937) US Marine Corps Vietnam veteran who served from 1955 to 1963
  268. WWII: ETO. Battle of the Bulge. 99th Infantry Division
  269. 4-Star General, Born Feb 25, 1954
  270. WWII: ETO. US Army Air Corps. B-17 'Jersey Mosquito', 774th Bomber Squadron, 463 Bomber Group. Shot down on April 6, 1944, over Yugoslavia. POW for 13 months
  271. WWII: D-Day paratrooper. Flew into Normandy aboard C-47 Skytrain 42-92841 'Turf & Sport Special' and dropped to St. Mere-Eglise on June 6, 1944.Normandy, Operation Market Garden, Battle of the Bulge. E Co, 2nd Bn, 508th PIR, 82nd AB
  272. JFK - US Navy rear admiral; naval aide to President John F. Kennedy.
  273. Tuskegee airmen ww2, flew the curtiss p-40, p-39-q, p-47d, p-51 c, p-51 d
  274. Military figure
  275. Was an American lawyer, businessman, and politician who served as the Secretary of State (1950-1952) and Attorney General (1953-1957) for the U.S. state of Texas. Also served in the U.S. Army during WWII
  276. Navy Admiral, last skipper of USS Lexington,
  277. 'Spanish Civil War Veteran' 'International Brigade' 'British'
  278. air force general
  279. 'Royal Air Force Crewman'
  280. Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 Dec 1941, USS Arizona
  281. Japanese politician (1887-1957). WWII Foreign Affairs Minister and post-war Deputy Prime Minister. Signed the WWII Instrument of Surrender, as Japan's representative
  282. (1916-2002) AVG Flying Tigers CNA & Captain/Hump Pilot with 700 flights Pre-WW2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8tgiLSkcvN4
  283. WWII: 603rd Engineers Camouflage Division, 23rd Headquarters Special Troops, the 'Ghost Army'. Long and prominent career as an illustrator after the war, working for National Geographic, Life, Sports Illustrated, Smithsonian and NASA
  284. Pearl Harbor survivor (7 Dec 1941), USS Helena. Survived only as he had swiched shifts with a friend
  285. U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs (2009-present)
  286. Retired Navy SEAL. He investigates phony Navy SEALs, and puts the videos on YouTube
  287. Wrote under the name Lee Shippey, American author & journalist whose romance with a French woman during WWI caused a sensation in the US as a 'famous war triangle.' Shippey later wrote a popular column in the Los Angeles Times for 22 years
  288. WWII: USMC. Battle of Guadalcanal, Cape Gloucester, Peleliu
  289. New Zealand WWII Veteran, Telegraphist in the Royal New Zealand Navy
  290. Commander of British Troops in Iraq
  291. WWII: PTO. Battle of Peleliu. US Army
  292. WWII Soviet Veteran, Rifleman, Battle of Stalingrad Platoon Commander and Signal Officer, Baltic Region, Tashkent. Lives in Canada, possibly Calgary. Born 1924 Minsk, Belarus
  293. army general
  294. WWII: ETO. Pilot, 100th Bomb Group, 351st Bomb Squadron, 8th Air Force ('Bloody 100th'). B-17 #42-31767 'Our Gal Sal', the only B-17 of the 351st Squadron returning from the murderous 6 March 1944 raid on Berlin
  295. Retired General
  296. Decorated general of the United States Marine Corps who was awarded the Medal of Honor in World War II, became the 22nd Commandant of the Marine Corps
  297. WWII: PTO. Battle of Iwo Jima. Co C, 1st Bn, 23Marines, 4th Marine Division. His comnpany suffered a 94 percent casualty rate on Iwo Jima; only 16 were non-casualties and only 38 returned home
  298. WWII: Soviet partisan fighter, living in a retirement home in central Israel
  299. air force general
  300. WWII: 34th Field Artillery Battalion (9th Inf Div), operating a 155mm howitzer. North Africa, Sicily, France, Belgium, Germany. D-Day (Utah Beach), Battle of Remagen 1945
  301. Centenarian (1902-2002). US WWI vet, lied about his age to enlist. Sent to France, fought in trenches
  302. Iran Hostage Crisis Survivor/ U.S. Marine Corps Guard
  303. Soviet sniper during World War Two. Credited with over five-hundred confirmed kills. Lives in the Republic of Dagestan, near the Caucasus
  304. WWII: PTO. Battle of Saipan, Battle of Okinawa. 27th Infantry Division
  305. Polish publicist and lawyer, former member of the Polish resistance Armia Krajowa (AK)
  306. (Born 1923) WW2 Bombraider Army Air Corps 384th Bombardment Group
  307. American Marine who received the Medal of Honor for his actions in the Iwo Jima campaign
  308. army general finland
  309. Iraq US Army veteran who left as a sergeant
  310. Tuskegee Airmen, Author, WWII
  311. JFK related/Frogman at Bay of Pigs, lives in Caracas since 70's/Wounded & taken prisoner, Castro refers to these prisoners as 'yellow worms'
  312. JFK related/Frogman at the Bay of Pigs
  313. WWII: Survivor of the sinking of the SS Leopoldville on December 24, 1944
  314. JFK - Honor Guard at the funeral of John F. Kennedy, leading the naval troops at the procession; also serving the President in functions prior to the assassínation
  315. medal of honor marines korean war
  316. WWII: ETO/PTO. Transported troops to both Utah and Omaha beaches on D - Day on LST-501, later again in the Battle of Okinawa (April 1 ? June 22, 1945)
  317. Pearl Harbor Survivor, aboard U.S.S. Utah during attack!
  318. WWII: PTO. 96th Infantry Division of the Army, Headquarters Company. Battle of Leyte, Battle of Okinawa. Purple Heart
  319. WWII: PTO. Battle of Guadalcanal, Battle of Okinawa. USMC
  320. Officer who served in the German army during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves
  321. Ralph Simpson  (2)
    WWII: PTO. Served on the USS Bunker Hill (CV-17); survived the Kamikaze attack on May 11, 1945 (Battle of Okinawa) when 390 sailors and airmen were killed and 264 wounded
  322. WWII: US Navy. PTO: Pearl Harbor survivor, USS Reid
  323. WWII, Berlin Airlift (Chief of Navigation & Briefing), Korea, Master Navigator
  324. doolittles radiers
  325. 2nd oldest man in Canada born 1911. WWII veteran
  326. Indian war hero, bearer of Param Vir Chakra
  327. Indian-Singaporean WWII veteran. Member of the Indian National Army boys' brigade. Later served for the Singapore Armed Forces
  328. Indian military - awarded the Victoria Cross in December 1944
  329. Spy/C.I.A./US Army General
  330. Navy veteran of 3 wars: WWII, Korea, Vietnam
  331. WWII: D-Day. USS Augusta (Admiral Kirk's flagship for D-Day, also carrying Lieutenant General Omar Bradley, providing fire support on D-Day and beyond)
  332. Sri Lankan WWII veteran and aviator
  333. US WWII Navy, born 1924. Sent as part of the occupying forces in Japan at the end of the war. Re-enlisted and served as part of the weather recon air squadron for the 1946 Bikini Atoll atomic bomb tests in 1946
  334. WWII: ETO. D-Day, Utah Beach. Battle of the Bulge. 915 Artillery Battalion, 90th Division, T.O. ? Tough Ombres
  335. Carl Leonard Sitter (December 2, 1922 - April 4, 2000) was a highly decorated United States Marine Corps officer and Korean War Medal of Honor recipient
  336. Former General of the Polish Army (retired)
  337. WWII: PTO. Served on the USS Bunker Hill (CV-17); survived the Kamikaze attack on May 11, 1945 (Battle of Okinawa) when 390 sailors and airmen were killed and 264 wounded
  338. WWII: Battle of Wake Island December 1941. US Marine Corps. Jack's artillery battery sank the first Japanese ship of the war. POW until his liberation by U.S. forces on September 7, 1945
  339. WWII: Merchant Marine, Arctic convoys
  340. Military air force general
  341. Bataan Death March survivor, born 1917
  342. WWII: Served on the USS Bunker Hill and saved sailors from the ship when she was hit by two Kamikaze on May 11, 1945 (Battle of Okinawa)
  343. Army National Guard Specialist; helped avert a massacre when an armed attacker began shooting on a train from Amsterdam to Paris; received the US Soldier's Medal and France's Legion of Honor; Dancing With The Stars Season 21
  344. Former general in the German Democratic Republic's army
  345. army general
  346. WWII: PTO. A Chief Radioman of the VP44 Patrol Bombing Squadron 'Golden Pelicans', a seaplane squadron flying the PBY-5A Catalina. Battle of Midway. On June 5, 1942, his PYB, sighted the Japanese cruisers Mogami and Mikuma
  347. WWII - Flying Ace, 12 victories
  348. Military
  349. Vietnam War Navy Veteran. Served from 1969 to 1972. Was aboard the USS Milwaukee (AOR-2). Participated in the Christmas Bombing of 1972. SK3
  350. WWII: Last remaining Polish survivor of Westerplatte Peninsula, where roughly 200 Polish troops valiently fought off German troops for seven days in September 1939. POW 1939-1941. Considered the opening battle of WWII
  351. British expert on conflict, reconciliation and stability, who has worked mainly in the Middle East. She served in Iraq as the political advisor to US General Ray Odierno and General David Petraeus during the surge
  352. Former United States Navy SEAL/Medal of Honor Recipient
  353. WWII - WASP. Base assignment_ Love Field, Dallas. Flew B-26, B-39
  354. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. USS Pennsylvania
  355. WWII Manhattan Project
  356. Pearl Harbor Survivor (1922-2009). survived the explosion of the USS Shaw
  357. Bob Slaughter  (2)
    D-Day participant
  358. WWII - D-Day. D Company, 116th Regiment, 29th Infantry Division. 4th wave at Omaha Beach
  359. WW2 veteran. Nose Gunner on the B17 Flying Fortress
  360. Retired General Born Nov. 11, 1924
  361. WWII: Navy veteran. USS Yorktown, USS West Virginia
  362. WWII: Royal Navy, HMS Anson. Escorting merchant ships on their 'Murmansk runs' in the Arctic convoys. Later served on the HMS Duncan, the HMS Pennywort and the HMS Taff and was involved in patrols along the Burma coast behind enemy lines
  363. WWII: ETO. 101st Airborne Division
  364. Military
  365. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941, 18th Fighter Group at Wheeler Field
  366. navy admiral
  367. WWII - VJ-Day 14 August 1945. In the famous scene of a sailor kissing a nurse, Mr. Smalley can be seen as a bystander
  368. United States Navy, first captain of the USS Indianapolis. Captain from 15 November 1932 - 10 December 1934
  369. WWII - Civil service employee at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas. Worked as a civilian employer of the Navy in a big hangar, building and repairing aircraft wings
  370. First blind active duty officer in the Army. Speaker, Veteran, IronMan, Purple Heart recipient and author of Beat Feet: Scotty Smiley's Blind Journey to Ironman (2015) and Fox and Friends (1998)
  371. WW2 Dunkirk veteran (Born:1919) who served with the Royal Army Service Corps and was rescued from the beach after two days under fire without food or water. Lives in Shoeburyness, southeast Essex, UK
  372. Arthur Smith  (6)
    Last survivor from the sinking of HMS Royal Oak, that was torpedoed by the German submarine U-47 on 14 October 1939. He is now 94 and lives in the UK
  373. Ww2 fighter ace - 5 kills vf-14
  374. air force general
  375. Night fighter ace, flew P-61's with the 418th NFS
  376. WWII: Wake Island Defender: Marine Corps 1st Defense Battalion, Machine Gunner. Battle of Wake Island, 8-23 December 1941. POW for 4 years
  377. Charles Smith  (4)
    Served in the 3rd Infantry Division during the war. Mr. Smith was one of the first American soldiers to cross the Rhine River and begin the march towards Berlin
  378. WWII: PTO. Pearl Harbor survivor, Schofield Barracks. Korea: Battle of Osan, 24th Infantry Division, Distinguished Service Cross
  379. David Smith  (5)
    Veteran of Spanish Civil War, Abraham Lincoln Brigade. Born: 1913
  380. Retired General
  381. army general
  382. US Marine Corps 4 Star General. Fought in the Gulf War, Iraq War, and War in Afghanistan. Purple Heart, Bronze Star, Distinguished Service Cross, and Legion of Merit recipient
  383. Hump Pilot to China
  384. George Smith  (3)
    USS Oklahoma survivor - Pearl Harbor attack
  385. George Smith  (9)
    Born 1922 WW2 veteran and Navajo Code Talker
  386. Tuskegee Airmen Pilot
  387. WWII: Battle of the Bulge, glider pilot in Operation Varsity. 194th Regiment, 17th Airborne Division
  388. Henry Smith  (2)
    WWII: Battle of the Bulge. Machine Gunner. 291sth Infantry Regiment, 75th InfDiv (aka 'Bulgebusters')
  389. Jack Smith  (4)
    Abc news correspondant- also at lz-xray in 1965 with 1/7 cav- he might have died?
  390. US WWII Navy veteran (1924-2021). One of 7 last USS Indianapolis survivors at the time of his death
  391. Lz xray 1965
  392. Ken Smith  (2)
    B-58 Hustler Pilot of the Supersonic bomber aircraft
  393. air force general
  394. JFK - Honor Guard 'Casket team', one of Kennedy's pallbearers (Navy)
  395. WWII Fighter Ace (6 kills), 56th Fighter Group, 'Zemke's Wolfpack', flew the p-47
  396. Tuskegee airmen ww2
  397. Civil war general railroad tycoon 1st vp of b & o railroad
  398. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. USS Rigel (AR-11)
  399. Tuskegee Airman
  400. Randy Smith  (3)
    Vietnam: Fall of Saigon - US Marine Corps. Last Marine to stand duty at the US Embassy in Saigon and the Marine who took down the US flag during the evacuation of Saigon on April 29. 1975, for the very last time
  401. Retired USMC General
  402. Buffalo Soldier of WWII (1923-2021). Badly wounded in Italy alongside John Fox (one of the few Black MOH recipients of WWII), held POW by Germany. Teaching career, known as 'Doc Rock'
  403. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor
  404. William Smith  (3)
    WWII: Battle of the Bulge. 75th Infantry Division
  405. navy admiral
  406. WWII: Marine Corps veteran of the Battles of Tarawa, Saipan
  407. Army general 'As Major in 1961 Airforce aide to the Military Representitive of the President'
  408. Aviator, WWII - WASP (Women Airforce Service Pilots) lives in San Antonio, TX
  409. WWII - Navajo Code Talker´
  410. Air Force General
  411. WWII - D-Day, Utah Beach. 29th Field Artillery Battalion, 4th Infantry Division
  412. (Born 1935) US Air Force Vietnam Veteran. Recipient of 1 Silver Star and 7 Distinguished Flying Crosses
  413. Centenarian (1898-2004). One of the last living Australian WWI veterans
  414. Subject of the new WWII book 'Spearhead'
  415. WWII: ETO. RAF Battle of Britain pilot
  416. South African war hero, awarded Victoria Cross in June 1942
  417. WWII WASP Women Pilot
  418. African American WWI veteran of the 9th Calvary, born 1922. One of the last of the Buffalo Soldiers
  419. WWII: Survivor of the failed Operation Jubilee ('Dieppe Raid') on 19 August 1942, when 60% of the mostly Canadian landing force were either killed, wounded or captured
  420. WWII - LtGen Snowden (Fox Company, 2nd Bn, 23rd Marines, company commander) is the senior and highest-ranking surviving veteran of the Battle of Iwo Jima (Purple Heart); also in the battles at Saipan and Tinian; WWII, Korea, Vietnam
  421. Rosie The Riveter --- WWII War Effort at Aerospace Plants
  422. WWII: ETO. Battle of the Bulge
  423. WWII: D-Day, Utah Beach
  424. WWII - 101st Airborne Division, 506th PIR, Easy Company. As an Easy member he is one of the 'Band of Brothers'
  425. Japanese WWII Veteran
  426. US Army Vietnam Veteran
  427. Former Soviet Military Marshal (Soviet Army) and the last surviving veteran from The Battle of Lake Khasan in 1938
  428. WWII - Iwo Jima survivor, 4th Marine Division
  429. Polish WWII Veteran
  430. WWII: PTO. 163rd Regiment, 41st Infantry Division. New Guinea campaign (Battle of Buna 1942/1943)
  431. Russian World War One Veteran
  432. U.S. Army veteran, who was captured by the Nazis in 1944, after bombing a Nazi bunker
  433. army general
  434. German World War One survivor
  435. WWII: Marine Corps (2nd Marine division) veteran of the Battles of Tarawa, Saipan, Tinian, Okinawa
  436. German ww2 pilot
  437. Jewish survivor of the Nazis and a WWII veteran. Born in turbulent post-war Germany and witnessed the rise of National Socialism/Managed to escape in January 1939 and immigrated to America. He fought in the Pacific Theater during WWII
  438. American author and inventor most notable for being the U.S. prosecution team's chief interpreter during the Nuremberg Trials. Fought at Battle of the Bulge. Part of the RCA team that invented color tv. Worked for NASA on the moon landings
  439. Member of the Norwegian Resistance during the German Occupation WWII. The most highly decorated person in Norway
  440. Aviation pioneer W/Fred Sigrist, others set up Sopwith Aviation Company which produced 18,000+ British WWI aircraft for allied forces, including 5747 of the famous Sopwith Camel single-seat fighter/awarded the CBE 1918
  441. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. US Army Air Corps
  442. Army General
  443. WWII - Employed at the Glenn L. Martin Company at Offutt Field (Fort Crook), she worked on the Enola Gay, did the cockpit wiring like the wiring for the special navigator table
  444. Danish WWII Veteran
  445. Congressional Medal of Honor, USMC, WWII
  446. army general
  447. USS Indianapolis Survivor
  448. Spanish Civil War Veteran, Abraham Lincoln Brigade, Born: 12/20/1918
  449. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor (USS New Orleans), later USMC Guadalcanal
  450. WWII - Pearl Harbor survivor 7 Dec 1941, USS Utah
  451. WWII -Medic in Colonel Rudders's HQ company who climbed Pointe du Hoc on D-day
  452. WWII: North-Africa (Kasserine Pass), Sicily, Battle of Normandy. Sixth Armored Division (Patton)
  453. WWII: British soldier evacuated from Dunkirk in 1940. He was abandoned on the beach by his commanding officer with the instruction 'every man for himself'. He then got himself on to a boat, alone
  454. WWII: D-Day. Landed with LST-510 on Omaha Beach around noon of June 6, 1944. 90-millimeter artillery gunner of Battery B of the the 110th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Gun Battalion. Battle of the Bulge
  455. US Army Air Corps Pearl Harbor survivor (7 Dec 1941); caught in the open at Wheeler Field as the attack started
  456. US Navy vet, born 1940. Served on the USS Lake Champlain during recovery of Alan Shepard and Freedom 7 in 1962. Hearing Shepard call to the ship on headphones, got permission to call back 'You're almost home!'
  457. British Victoria Cross awardee for his actions in the Korea War
  458. Army General
  459. USS Pueblo
  460. Nazi officer
  461. WWII: Fighter Pilot , 334th Squadron, 4th Fighter Group, show down, became POW, escaped
  462. Former High-School/College Basketball coach for Arkansas State Univ. Played at the Arkansas State Univ. Also is a World War 2 Veteran
  463. 101st airborne, band of brothers ww2
  464. WWII: US Navy; 20mm anti-aircraft gunner on the Liberty ship SS Julius Olson. Murmansk Run veteran
  465. 'Commanding Officer Royal Air Force Binbrook'
  466. WWII Ace (9.5 kills) 361st Fighter Group - USAAF - DSC
  467. WWII: PTO. Battle of Guadalcanal, Peleliu, Okinawa. USMC
  468. John Spencer  (5)
    WWII: Original Montford Point Marine (first Black marines) who fought in the Battle of Guadalcanal and later on the battles of Operation Forager (Mariana and Palau Islands battles)
  469. Larry Spencer  (2)
    Air Force General
  470. WWII: ETO. Bombardier with the 93rd Bomb Group, 8th Air Force
  471. WWII: Belgian WWII veteran who was in the Belgian Resistance and joined the 512th MP Battalion of Patton's 3rd Army after the liberation of Antwerp, being in the Battle of the Bulge and also entering the Buchenwald concentration camp
  472. WWII: Infantryman machine gunner, H Company, 501st PIR, 101st AB. Battle of the Bulge (Siege of Bastogne), soldier who (unintentionally und unknowingly) created the 'Airborne Beer' in Belgium. Occupation duty in Austria
  473. WWII veteran with the 75th Division, 291st Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion. Went to the beaches of Normandy 5 months after D-Day
  474. Former British military officer, later employee of Sandline International, a private military company, wrote a book called 'An Unorthodox Soldier' about his life
  475. B-17 Pilot during WWII. Known for developing artificial/fake trees in the early 1970's. Lives in New York
  476. Retired German general
  477. Retired General
  478. WWII: N. Africa, Sicily, Normandy (Utah Beach, D-Day+4, Battle of Bulge, Battle of Remagen (1945), Rhine Crossing. 39th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division
  479. WW2 Veteran/100th Infantry Division & 82nd Airborne Division/July 1944, reassigned to 82nd Airborne Division, 325th Infantry Glider Regiment, Company C/Remembers seeing smoke from guns below crossing the English Channel toward Holland
  480. US Army vet, born 1925. 'Undesirable' discharge for being gay, 1948. Hid the anguish from his family, until he married his partner of decades in 2009 and fought years for an honorable discharge, which came at the age of 91 in 2017
  481. WWII - Contemporary witness of the Port Chicago disaster (largest US mainland munitions explosion, July 17, 1944, Naval Magazine, Port Chicago, CA; 320 dead, 390 wounded, followed by mutiny that changed segregation in the Navy.)
  482. German ww2 pilot
  483. WWII: British soldier of the 56th (Highland) Medium Regiment who survived 4 days under fire at the beaches of Dunkirk and was evacuated on board J86, the minesweeper HMS Salamander
  484. Tuskegee Airmen
  485. Is a former officer in the United States Marine Corps and the proprietor of The Globe and Laurel Restaurant in Stafford, Virginia. He served in the Marine Corps for over 29 years and is called 'the living historian of the Marine Corps'
  486. WWII: Gunner on the USS Yorktown (CV-5, 'Fighting Lady') . Battle of the Coral Sea (May 1942), Battle of Midway (June 1942), when he spent 10 hours in the Pacific before being picked up. Later served on submarine USS Jack
  487. WWII/ETO: B-17 ball turret gunner of the 'Bloody 100th' (100th Bomb Group)
  488. medal of honor army vietnam
  489. WWII - Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941; Patrol Squadron 23 (PBY Patrol plane), Kaneohe Bay
  490. WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor
  491. retired United States Army Colonel and former NASA astronaut
  492. US Navy vet, born 1940. Assigned to the USS Lake Champlain in 1961, participated in the recovery of Alan Sheperd and Freedom 7. Helped make the bed that the recovered capsule was set upon
  493. navy admiral
  494. British ace from WW2
  495. US Navy 'Atomic Veteran', born 1928. Operation Crossroads atomic tests witness in 1946. Enlisted 1945, but recruiter held him off since he had four brothers serving. But ended up exposed to radiation, fighting skin cancers later in life
  496. Retied USMC General
  497. 'Spanish Civil War Veteran' 'International Brigade' 'Swedish'
  498. astonaut air force general
  499. A British Royal Air Force meteorologist who notably persuaded General Dwight D. Eisenhower to change the date of the Allied invasion of Europe in World War II, from the 5th of June to the 6th of June 1944
  500. WWII - D-Day Utah Beach, 359th Infantry Regiment, 90th Infantry Division. Also fought in the Battle of the Bulge. Before that, he was sent to the Pacific Theater, where he survived the sinking of the SS President Coolidge on 26 Oct 1942