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WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY     (Washington County, Utah)

WASHINGTON COUNTY VETERANS

(honoring those who served in our military)

CASUALTIES

(Honoring those who paid the ultimate price)

Alvin A. Anderson   (World War II)
Keith W. Beckstead   (World War II)
Ferris (or Farris) Elmo Bowler   (Peacetime Accident)
Rulon B. Bracken   (World War II)
Lincoln Delmar Bundy   (World War II)
Robert K. Burgess   (World War II)
Samuel Walter Chynoweth   (World War II)
Ray C. Coleman   (World War I)
Edward H. Cornelius   (World War II)
Garth B. Cottam   (World War II)
Dal G. Covington   (World War II)
Robert A. Cromwell   (World War II)
Willard D. Duncan   (World War II)
Wesley B. Empey   (World War II)
Grant L. Fawcett   (World War II)
George C. Felter   (World War I)
George Felton   (World War II)
Emil Mace Graff   (World War II)
Wallace M. Gray   (World War I)
Lauren B. Green   (Vietnam War)
Keith L. Hafen   (World War II)
Alton Hiatt   (World War I)
JR Fawcett Hinton   (World War II)
Marion W. Hinton   (World War II)
Alma S. Hunt   (World War II)
Mark E. Imlay   (World War II)
George C. Iverson   (World War II)
Walter Voss Jensen   (Korean War)
Dwight H. Jones   (World War II)
Erban L. Jones   (World War II)
Vance Justet   (World War II)
Daniel Lester (or Lester D.) Keate   (World War I)
Moroni Kleinman   (World War I)
Golden Lang   (World War II)
Isaac H. Lanston   (World War I)
Merril Laub   (World War II)
Lavon Martineau   (Korean War)
Willis A. Matthews   (World War II)
David L. McNeil   (World War I)
Hans M. Naegle   (World War I)
Rodney Neilson   (World War II)
Jack N. Ostenson   (World War II)
Ernest A. Pickering   (World War II)
Dalton Pulsipher   (World War II)
Cleyon John Reber   (World War I)
Fay F. Reber   (World War II)
Glen J. Reber   (World War I)
David Leo Reeve   (Vietnam War)
Cleon J. Robert   (World War I)
Ernest R. Russell   (World War I)
Rex O. Russell   (World War II)
Sterling Russell   (World War I)
John Harvey Savage   (World War II)
John W. Seaman   (World War II)
Crawford Snow   (Vietnam War)
June P. Sorenson   (World War II)
Marston J. Stokes   (World War II)
Wayne Rulon Stucki   (World War II)
Clayton B. Sullivan   (World War II)
George G. Tait   (World War II)
Howard A. Wade   (World War II)
Daniel R. Worthen   (World War II)


MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

There is a Veteran's Memorial for St. George Veterans at the Tonaquint Cemetery in St. George.

The are two Veteran's plaques at the Hurricane Pioneer Heritage Park:
WCHS-01489     Photo of a Veteran's plaque at the Hurricane Pioneer Heritage Park
WCHS-01490     Photo of a Veteran's plaque at the Hurricane Pioneer Heritage Park

There are two framed posters of Santa Clara veterans in the Samuel R. Knight Santa Clara History Museum with photos, names, service branch, and years of service.
WCHS-01815     Poster with photos and names of Santa Clara World War I veterans
WCHS-01816     Poster with photos and names of Santa Clara World War II veterans


REFERENCES

Washington County Veterans

Washington County Veterans Who Served During World War II
"An Historical Index of the Men and Women of Washington County Utah
    Who Served in the Militry During World War II"
Compiled by Abram Owen Young, Jr.

Army and Air Force casualties from Washington County during World War II

Army and Air Force casualties from Washington County during World War II

Solving heroic mysteries
Article by Samantha Sadler, The Spectrum, 7/4/2012

Santa Clara nears finish of Veterans Memorial
Article by Kevin Jenkins, The Spectrum, 5/21/2017

Index to World War II Army Enlistment Records for Washington County

Washington County Council of Defense (World War I)

A History of Washington County from Isolation to Destination
Book by Douglas D. Alder and Karl F. Brooks
Pages 223, 257-261

Faded Valor
by Clark N. Nelson, Sr.
Memories of World War II and some of it's local heroes, including:
    Rodney Neilson,   pp. 3-8, 17
    Keith Leland Hafen,   pp. 8-10, 18
    Stanley M. Schmutz,   pp. 10-14, 18
    Samuel Walter Chynoweth,   pp. 14-15, 18-19
    Walter Voss Jensen,   pp. 15-17, 19

VFW Cottam-Hafen Post 2628
303 East 100 South
St. George, UT 84770
(435)673-3301

Veterans Administration   (VA)
(800)827-1000
http://www.va.gov