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A Hymn to the Fallen

Uploaded on Aug 5, 2011
In honor of the soldiers who give us the freedoms we have today. American Cemeteries around the world and the number of those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. Support the troops.

"Hymn to the Fallen" from Saving Private Ryan, by John Williams

 
 
 
Deadeye, Ralph M. Alton
 
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Alton was a Deadeye from M co. 382nd regiment seeing combat on Okinawa. He passed away September 30, 2009 after a battle with cancer.

He hailed from Bruceville, Indiana

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Deadeye, Jason Autrey
 
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He served his country very proudly as a Deadeye of the

96th Division, Leyte

Pleasant Hill, Illinois

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Deadeye, William E. "Andy" Anderson, 1920-2011
 
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96th Division, Leyte and Okinawa,

Dyersburg, TN

Andy will be deeply missed by his Deadeye buddies in WWII

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Deadeye, Samuel B "Barney" Avery
 
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    Barney was an honorable Deadeye who served in the second squad of the Mortar Platoon, with M. Co. 382nd Infantry on Okinawa in 1945.
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Deadeye, George E Banning
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1921-2007

96th Division, Leyte and Okinawa,an honored member of  "The Greatest Generation."

Spirit Lake, Iowa

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Deadeye, Elised E. "Chuck" Briggs
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1920-2011

96th Division, Leyte and Okinawa,

Muskegon, MI

"He was a well respected and likeable Deadeye, and we all miss his affable nature and his stories."

Please submit a photo...

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Pvt. Anthony M.E. Cazares

willyWillys Model MB Jeep
1/4-ton 4x4 Utility Truck

96th Infantry Division "DeadEye"

381st Infantry Regiment, "C" Company Okinawa 1945

http://www.guntruck.com/WillysMBJeepPage1.html

To Honor my Father in Law

Pvt. Anthony M.E. Cazares

Jim Lewis

GunTruck Studios

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Deadeye, Roland Champagne
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96th Infantry Division 382 Infantry K Company

Beloved Deadeye Father Interred March 31, 2014 at Arlington National Cemetery

The video of his beautiful military funeral service at Arlington National Cemetary may be seen by clicking HERE The password is Myhero.

 
Complete webpage with his battle stories and photos
 
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Deadeye, Grant E Cook
 
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Photos and Oral Photos and Oral War Story Files of Deadeye, Grant Cook

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Deadeye, Louis J. Denno
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1920-2002

Louis J. Denno was a member of the 96th Infantry Signal Corp Company C

This tribute honors the grandfather of Jason Denno, and all the Vets of WWII. He was an honorable man who made his home near Roaring River, Cassville Missouri.

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Deadeye, John Frank Heifner
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1926 -2013

Alexandria, Indiana

"He was a faithful man who lived his life for Jesus Christ with great respect towards God, family, and country."

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Deadeye, Sgt. George R. Hill
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96th Division, 382nd. co B

KIA May 16, 1945 Okinawa

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James D. Jackson
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Co L, 382 Regiment

96th Infantry Division

MIA 11    May 1945    Okinawa

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Deadeye, Donald J. Johnson
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U S Army WWII

96th Division 382nd Infantry M Company

mortar Squad

Don was a beloved 96 year-old veteran of the US Army 96th Division from Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.

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Deadeye, Peter George Koslow
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U S Army WWII - Killed in Action

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James Koslow makes a rubbing of his brother Peter's Name while on a Valor Tour with Don Dencker

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Deadeye, Vincent Paul Megna
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     This is a tribute to the late Vincent Paul Megna who served with the Deadeyes in the 921st F.A. Battalion with Battery B on Leyte and Okinawa in WWII. He was from Benton Harbor, MI.

 This tribute was submitted by his daughter, Lila Megna.

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Deadeye, Kenneth R. Morgan
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We warmly remember Ken for the person he was: how well he lived his life as a Christian, father, husband, grandfather, uncle, and shop foreman. We honor his life and the contributions he made as a combat soldier in the US Army - M Co 382nd on Leyte and Okinawa.
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Deadeye, Henrik B Palm
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This is an Artilleryman's story, who left his life as a young father, a dry cleaner from Chicago and returned three years later. It includes an exclusive live recording from WJR Detroit 1944.
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This tribute was submitted by his daughter, Joanne Cooke
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Deadeye, Norman J. Poshusta
 
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PFC  US Army Co. L, 383rd Reg, 96th Infantry Division

Poshusta served on Leyte, and Okinawa on Kakazu Ridge. He was a Purple Heart Medal recipient.

He passed in December, 1990 after a battle with cancer.

This tribute was written by his Grandson, Corey Lentz

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Deadeye, Wilburn "Levis" Worsham

Staff Sargent Worsham was a medic in M Co 382 and served on Leyte and Okinawa.

He passed away at the age of 89 on August 9, 2012

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WWII veteran Ensor recalls battle and honors fellow vets  
 
 
 
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VIDEO of Bodies of US soldiers are buried at 96th Division Cemetery in Okinawa during World War II

Very Sensitive - May be too upsetting to view

 
   
 

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Troops of US 96th Grave Registration Unit remove dog tags and belongings from dead soldiers  

Very Sensitive - May be too upsetting to view

 
     
 
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Troops of US 96th Grave Registration Unit load dead bodies ...

Very Sensitive - May be too upsetting to view

 
 
 
 

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