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Honor Roll: Remembering
100 Military Casualties

In the Extended Minerd-Minard-Miner-Minor Family
~ So We Will Never Forget ~

In the course of carrying out their mission to serve and protect our nation, far too many of our cousins in the military -- comprised of cousins and their spouses -- have made the ultimate sacrifice of giving their lives. This page honors each one so that his memory will never be forgotten.


Civil War (19)
Leroy Bush
Greenfield, IN
John Irving White, Beaufort, SC
Courtesy Janice (White) Manen).
Leonard Rowan,
Hampton National Cemetery
Andrew J. Miner, Marietta National Cemetery - Courtesy Davis McCollum
Burkett M. Fawcett, Masontown (WV) Cemetery - Courtesy Tammy Clark Lewis Shirar - Knoxville National Cemetery - Courtesy Howard. A. Sutherland
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Dillon W. Moffitt, Mound City
National Cemetery, IL (disease).
Courtesy Randy Watkins
David C. Parish, Edgar Cemetery,
Paris, IL (killed at Nashville)
Courtesy Phyllis Sutton
Solomon Sturtz, Vicksburg National Cemetery (disease)
Courtesy Jeffry Burden
Anthony Gaumer - Chattanooga
National Cemetery (disease) -
Courtesy Marvin and Samme Templin
Michael Sturtz - Little Rock
National Cemetery (disease)
Courtesy DaveCHCIO
Franklin Lewis Gaumer - Arlington National Cemetery (killed in action).
Courtesy U.S. Army
Irvin Nicklow, Nashville National Cemetery (died of wounds). Courtesy Michaele Harrington. Right:  Joshua V. Armstrong, Annapolis National Cemetery (disease).  Courtesy "ricemeterylady."
No known images of these Civil War casualties: Adrian Johnson  - Albert Miner  - Jacob M. Younkin - Adam Sturtz -Allan A. Gaumer - Jacob C. FrankWilloughby Gaumer



Philippine Insurrection/Spanish American (1)


Albert H. Herrington - San Francisco
National Cemetery -
Courtesy Carol Farrant



World War I (16)



Above, L-R: Claude Alderman and George T. McDonald - William Curtis McKnight


Above, L-R: Elvis Owen Pollard (courtesy Chad Kendell) - Raymond G. White - Leland L. Ream (courtesy Marijke Taffein).
Above L-R: Dr. William Roy Ream (Courtesy "Shiver" - Find-a-Grave) - Raleigh Emerson Hall- Charles Walter Smith.
Above, L-R: William Alvin "Elborn" Mongold - Capt. Samuel Soyster Crouse (Courtesy Robert Sage) - No known photo: John F. CoxHorace Gibson - Harold Peverill - Floyd Duffield - Thomas Benton Shonsey



World War II (41)



L-R: Richard Nathan Reese - Alvin Glen Ream - Louis E. Younkin - Earl Jack Peters

L-R: Sylvester Leo Everhart Sr. (Courtesy S.L. Everhart Jr.) - Oscar R. Jordan and Robert Tharp (Both courtesy Edward W. Evans) - Paul Solt Jr. (Courtesy Loren Bender)
Alvin Dean Johnson, Clinton, IL (Courtesy Scott Bird)

L-R: Robert William Eckert, Arlington National Cemetery - Robert E. Holdsworth, Punxsutawney, PA. Courtesy Marianne Fisher.- Leroy Eugene Hotchkiss, Epinal American Cemetery, France. Courtesy Dwight Anderson.

L-R: Harold "Frank" Rodeheaver, Uniontown, PA - Edward L. Gomer, Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery, Liège, Belgium. Courtesy Des Philippet, The Netherlands

L-R: Orville Turney, Connellsville, PA - Thomas Glenn Burnworth, Confluence, PA

William T. Beal, Courts of the Missing, Honolulu (courtesy Sherry Staley Harysch)
Lloyd Frederick Harbaugh Jr., Lorraine American Cemetery, Saint-Avold, France (courtesy J. Pechman). Right: Earl Miller King, Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France (courtesy Dominique Potier)

Jack Clayton Reisinger, Tablets of the Missing, Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial. (courtesy John Richter)

No known images of these World War II casualties: Wilbur R. BaileyJack Barr - Alan Durham Carroll - Amos Bartholomew "A.B." Clark - Raymond W. Colflesh -  Garfield Gerald Gaumer - Jack Jennings - Arthur Hammond Keeney Jr. - William "Neal" MartinJames H. Meitzler - Blair E. Miller - Oliver Wendell Minard - John Louis Richter -  Edsel Stuckman - LeRoy S. Stengel - Harold Gordon Walsh - Kenneth Young.



Korea (10)



L-R: William H. DickinsonDale Lee Foster -
John Edward Sheets
(courtesy Find-a-Grave)

Above: Minor Fay White, Wichita, KS. Other casualties: Clyde Elwin Bond and Robert Lee Van Horn. No known grave: Charles E. Kuhns, Connellsville, PA.



Vietnam (8)


L-R: Lawrence Frederick Greer - John Louis Morgan Jr. - Richard Lee Ayers, MIA-POW (Iowa Veterans Remembrance Project) - Glenn Wayne Freeman (Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund; Freeman family) - Below: Noel Kryske (Alice Marie Beard ) - Not pictured: Gary Hanify - Henry Lee Fisher - Calvin Ray Wilson



Peacetime (2)

Michael W. Fenlock - England, 1984



 Mark Allen Meduri - Jacksonville, NC, 2012 



Iraq War (1)


Erick M. Foster Courtesy U.S. Army



See Minerd-Minerd-Miner-Minor soldier lists from the American Revolution to the Civil War to World War I

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