30 Nov 2018

Soldier Accounted For From World War II (Fulmer, F.)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2018 — Army Pvt. Floyd A. Fulmer, killed during World War II, was accounted for on Nov. 27, 2018. In November 1944, Fulmer was a member of Company A, 1st Battalion, 110th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action on Nov. 14, 1944, after fierce combat in the Raffelsbrand sector of the Hürtgen Forest, near the village of...

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28 Nov 2018

Soldier Accounted For From World War II (Wilder, H.)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 28, 2018 — Army Pvt. Harry W. Wilder, killed during World War II, was accounted for on Nov. 26, 2018. In November 1944, Wilder was a member of Company B, 1st Battalion, 110th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action on Nov. 14, 1944, after fierce combat in the Raffelsbrand sector of the Hürtgen Forest, near the village of...

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27 Nov 2018

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Sampson, K.)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 27, 2018 — Navy Seaman 1st Class Kenneth H. Sampson, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, was accounted for on Oct. 16, 2018. On Dec. 7, 1941, Sampson was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo...

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26 Nov 2018

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Lawson, W.)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 26, 2018 — Navy Fireman 3rd Class Willard I. Lawson, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, was accounted for on Aug. 27, 2018. On Dec. 7, 1941, Lawson was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo...

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20 Nov 2018

USS Oklahoma Marine Accounted For From World War II (Gaver, H.)

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a U.S. serviceman, accounted for from World War II, are those of Marine Corps 2nd Lt. Harry H. Gaver, Jr., 24, of Annapolis, Maryland. Gaver was accounted for Jan. 26, 2017. On Dec. 7, 1941, Gaver was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the...

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19 Nov 2018

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Steely, U.)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2018 — Navy Machinist's Mate 1st Class Ulis C. Steely, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, was accounted for on Oct. 15, 2018. On Dec. 7, 1941, Steely was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple...

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19 Nov 2018

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Stern, C.)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2018 — Navy Reserve Ensign Charles M. Stern, Jr., killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, was accounted for on Sept. 24, 2018. On Dec. 7, 1941, Stern was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo...

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15 Nov 2018

Marine Accounted For From World War II (Gojmerac, N.)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2018 — Marine Corps Reserve Pfc. Nicholas J. Gojmerac, killed during World War II, was accounted for on Sept. 24, 2018. In July 1943, Gojmerac was a member of Company Q, 4th Raider Battalion, 1st Marine Raider Regiment, when his unit assaulted a Japanese stronghold at Bairoko Harbor, New Georgia Island, Solomon Islands. He was reported missing in action on July 20,...

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15 Nov 2018

Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Morris, J.)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 14, 2018 — Navy Reserve Aviation Machinist's Mate 1st Class John O. Morris, killed during World War II, was accounted for on Sept. 13, 2018. In late 1943, Morris was a member of Carrier Aircraft Service Unit (CASU) 17. In November 1943, American units landed against stiff Japanese resistance on the small island of Betio in the Tarawa Atoll of the Gilbert Islands,...

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05 Nov 2018

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Stapleton, K.)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 2, 2018 — Navy Seaman 1st Class Kirby R. Stapleton, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, was accounted for on Aug. 27, 2018. On Dec. 7, 1941, Stapleton was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo...

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