Killed or Missing in Action in Jackson County

Jackson County War Casualties

World War I

  1. Alred, William, M. –Private William M. Alred, US Army, Oct 15, 1918, Disease, Dermark AR
  2. Birdsong, John – Private John Birdsong, US Army, Jul 25 1918, KIA, Newport, AR
  3. Chord, Alton L.- Private Alton L. Chord, US Army,  Jul 19, 1918, KIA, Newport, AR
  4. Cole, Elder M. – Private Elder M. Cole, US Army, Disease, Sept 15, 1918, Grubbs Arkansas
  5. Davis, Henry – Private Henry Davis, US Army, Died of Wounds, Newport, AR
  6. Feeback, Gilbert – Private Gilbert Feeback, US Army, Died of Wounds,  Nov 5, 1918, Swifton, AR
  7. Griffin, Neill – Private Neill Griffin, US Army, KIA, Oct 15, 1918, Newport, AR
  8. Hawthorne, Francis – Corporal Francis Hawthorne, Sept 30, 1918, Died of Disease, Newport, AR
  9. Howell, Eldridge R. – Private Eldridge R. Howell, Oct 9 1918, KIA, Grubbs, AR
  10. Inman, Roe
  11. Nash, William E. – Private William E. Nash, US Army, Died/Accident, Sept 13, 1918           , Weldon, AR
  12. Pruett, James – Private James Pruett, US Army, Died of Disease, 30 Oct 1918, Pennington, AR
  13. Smith, John C. – Private John C. Smith, US Army, Died of Disease, Beedeville, AR
  14. Ward, Dulen A. – Private Dulen A. Ward, US Army, Died of Disease, Tuckerman, AR

World War II

  1. Addington, Kenneth Newell – Sgt Kenneth N Addington, US Army, 24 Apr 1945, Newport, AR
  2. Allison, Charles – Private Charles Allision, US Army, Died Non Battle
  3. Barger, W.H.
  4. Bell, Frank J. – Private Frank J. Bell, US Army, Mar 21, 1944, Newport, AR
  5. Bible, Steve F. – Private Steve F. Bible, US Army, Jan 3 1945, Pennington, AR
  6. Birmingham, Billy J. – Private Billy J. Birmingham, US Marine Corps, Feb 26, 1945, Newport, AR
  7. Black, Rex D.
  8. Blevins, Coda – Corporal Cody Blevins, US Marine Corps, Aug 10 1944, Possom Grape, AR
  9. Bradford, Leon – Private Leon Bradford, US Army, Jan 13, 1945
  10. Brock, Leonard –
  11. Brown, Albert Lee – Tec 5 Albert L. Brown, US Army,  Killed in Action
  12. Brown, Booker L – Private Booker L. Brown, MP, US Marine Corps, Mar 11, 1945, Denmark, AR
  13. Brown, Lee Colie- Stewards Mate Lee Colie Brown, US Navy, 30 Nov 1942
  14. Bruce, Ernest – Private Ernest Bruce, US Army, Jul 23, 1933, Bradford, AR
  15. Brunt, Archie G – Corporal Archie G. Brunt, US Army, Apr 7, 1945, Weldon, AR
  16. Cale, James E – Corporal James E Cale, US Army, Nov 15, 1943, Newport, AR
  17. Carr, J C – Private J.C. Carr, US Army, Nov 29, 1944,
  18. Cathcart, Carl W – Corporal Carl W. Cathcart, US Army, Died Non Battle
  19. Catterlin, Dail – Private Dail Catterlin, US Army, Oct 24, 1944, MIA
  20. 20.   Clark, Calvin Coolidge – Stewards Mate 2nd Class Calvin Coolidge Clark, US Navy, Feb 25, 1945, Diaz, AR – SPONSORED (R)
  21. 21.   Clark, Manson O – Private Manson O. Clark, US Army, 1945, Remmel, AR- SPONSORED
  22. Cole, James E. –
  23. Collier, Allen C, Jr – Private Allen C Collier, Jr, US Army, Jun 3, 1942,
  24. Cooper, Otho W – Tec 4 Otho W. Cooper, Died Non Battle
  25. Dennis, Elmer – Private Elmer M Dennis, US Army, Nov 12, 1943, Newport, AR
  26. Dobbs, James W – Private James W. Dobbs, US Army, Aug 23, 1944, Tuckerman, AR
  27. Doss, Joel H – Private Joel H. Doss, US Army, Dec 24, 1944, MIA
  28. Dunahay, Charles M – Private Charles M Dunahay, US Army, May 3, 1944, Tuckerman, AR
  29. Eastham, Herbert V – Private Herbert V Eastman, Killed in Action
  30. Erwin, Delmor W – Corporal Delmor W. Erwin, US Army, 26 Nov 1942, Died as POW
  31. Ford, Curtis G – Private Curtis G. Ford, US Army, Nov 19, 1944, Grubbs, AR
  32. Foshee, Golden – Private Golden Foshee, US Army, Jan 12, 1945, Tuckerman, AR
  33. Frakes, Elzie – Private Elzie Frakes, Died Non Battle Swifton, AR
  34. French, Clarence H – Private Clarence H French, US Army, Feb 25, 1945, Tuckerman, AR
  35. Gilmore, Harold B – Private Harold B Gilmore, US Army, Nov 8, 1942, MIA North Africa
  36. Gillum, Leon C – Sgt Leon C Gillum, US Army Air Corps, Jan 16, 1944, Bradford, AR
  37. 37.   Gochenour, George E – Staff Sergeant George E Gochenour, US Army Engineers, Jan 8 1945, MIA France – SPONSORED
  38. Gowans, David L – Private David L. Gowans, US Army Engineers, May 29, 1943, Bradford, AR
  39. Grossman, Melvin – Sergeant Melvin Grossman, Died of Wounds
  40. Harris, Earl A – Private Earl A Harris, US Army, Killed in Action
  41. Harris, Emmett –
  42. Hickmon, Clennis –
  43. Hite, Paul – Second Lieutenant Paul S. Hite, US Air Force, Mar 27, 1943, Auvergne, AR
  44. Howard, Turner Jerome – Aviation Radioman Second Class Turner J Howard, US Navy, Mar 13, 1945, MIA at Sea
  45. Huskey, Ralph M. – Private Ralph M. Huskey, US Army, Dec 8, 1944, Swifton, AR
  46. Jacobs, John J – Private John J Jacobs, US Army, Nov 19, 1944, Beedeville, AR
  47. Jones, Clyde, Jr – Private Clyde Jones, Jr., US Army Engineers, Jan 16, 1945, Auvergne, AR
  48. Kell, Frank –
  49. 49.   Lance, Harry, Jr. – Sergeant Harry E Lance, Jr., US Army, 26 Apr 1945, MIA Netherlands – SPONSORED
  50. 50.   Lawrence, Alfred O – Private Alfred O Lawrence, US Army, Jan 28, 1945 – SPONSORED
  51. Laxton, Doyle Dean – Private Doyle D Laxton, US Army, Dec 6, 1944, Denmark, AR
  52. Leland, Alfred L – Staff Sergeant Alfred L Leland, US Air Force, Jun 13, 1943, MIA at Sea
  53. Mack, Ira J – Private Ira J. Mack, Died Non Battle
  54. Mannon, Thurman – Private Thurman A Mannon, US Army, Jul 10, 1944,
  55. Massey, Bill –
  56. 56.   Massey, Sigman F – Corporal Sigman F. Massey, US Army Air Corps, Oct 28, 1941, Newport, AR – SPONSORED
  57. Matheney, Earl A – Sergeant Earl A Matheney, US Army, Dec 11, 1943, Tuckerman, AR
  58. May, Billy J – Sergeant Billy J May, US Air Force, Sep 12, 1942, MIA
  59. May, Donald – Corporal George Donald May, US Marine Corps, Oct 30, 1944, Newport, AR
  60. Mayhan, Marvin – Private Marvin Mayhan, US Army, Nov 8, 1942, Swifton, AR
  61. 61.   McBee, William – Sergeant William McBee, US Army, World War II – SPONSORED
  62. McCurry, Malcolm Myatt – Sergeant Malcolm M McCurry, US Air Force, Feb 22, 1944,
  63. McDougel, M, Jr – Tec 5 M McDougel, Jr., US Army, Died Non Battle
  64. Metcalf, Neal Coleman –
  65. Nuckolls, William T – Private William T Nuckolls, Finding of Death
  66. Peck, Forrest L – Staff Sergeant Forrest L Peck, Killed in Action
  67. Person, Cloyce Neal –
  68. Pettit, Robert Lee – Chief Machinist Mate Robert L Pettit, US Navy, Feb 16, 1943, MIA
  69. Pirc, Edward C –  Private Edward C Pirc Private
  70. Razer, Loyd Levan – Private Loyd L Razer, US Army, Nov 4, 1944, Bradford, AR
  71. Rider, Dale
  72. Roberts, Finis J – Sergeant Finis J. Roberts, US Army Air Corps, Nov 27, 1943, MIA North Africa
  73. 73.   Rodgers, Henry H, Henry Horn Rodgers, US Air Force, World War II, KIA – SPONSORED
  74. Roy, Byron Foster – Boatswain’s Mate Second Class Byron Foster Roy, US Navy, Feb 16, 1944, MIA at Sea
  75. Seay, Dewey
  76. Shaw, Hoy – Private Robert Hoy Shaw, US Marine Corps, Mar 10, 1945, Bradford, AR
  77. Smith, Alton J – Private Alton J. Smith, US Army, Dec 14, 1944, Newport, AR
  78. Smith, Claude J – Sergeant Claud J Smith, US Air Force, Oct 14, 1943,
  79. Smith, Paul Alger – Private Paul A. Smith, US Army, Oct 30, 1944
  80. Spaulding, Norman G – Private Norman G. Spaulding, US Army, Jan 11, 1945, Swifton, AR
  81. 81.   Stephens, Stuart (Stewart?)
  82. Stephens, William H – First Lieutenant William M Stephens, Killed in Action
  83. Stout, Cecil Cleo – Corporal Cecil C. Stout, US Marine Corps, May 16, 1945
  84. Tackett, Eutah – Corporal Eutah C. Tackett, US Air Force, Mar 5, 1949, Newport, AR
  85. Torian, Bobby Neal –
  86. Upchurch, Cleo
  87. Vines, Theodore E- Private Theodore E. Vines, US Army, Oct 22, 1943, Newport, AR
  88. Ward,  L Z – Private L Z Ward, US Army, Sept 9, 1944, Newport, AR
  89. Whitlow, Billy Max –
  90. Williams, Carl Lee
  91. Williams, Joe E.

Korean War

  1. Balch, Rufus – Corporal Rufus Balch, US Army, Feb 14, 1951, KIA, Balch, AR
  2. Buchanan, Ernest L – Private Ernest Buchanan, US Army, Aug 17 1950, MIA,
  3. Cook, John T – Corporal John T. Cook, US Army, Jul 25, 1950, KIA/MIA,
  4. Fain, J C – Private J C Fain, US Army, 20 Jul 1950, Captured/KIA,
  5. Harvey, Carthel Edward – Private Carthel E Harvey, US Army, Aug 17, 1950, KIA/MIA
  6. Jordan, Arthur – Corporal Arthur Jordan, US Army, Jun 10 1951, KIA
  7. Mitchell, Robert Elijah – Private Robert E Mitchell, US Army, Sept 6, 1950, MIA
  8. Painter, Sterling G. – Sergeant Sterling G. Painter, US Army, June 3 1951, KIA/MIA
  9. Shipley, Gene E. –Private Gene E. Shipley, US Army, February 3, 1951, Died of Wounds
  10. Simpson, Buster Earl
  11. Sims Ray – Private Ray Sims, US Army,  Sept 3 1950, KIA/MIA
  12. Sneed, Floyd – Navy Fireman Floyd Sneed, US Navy, Oct 21, 1952, KIA

Vietnam

  1. Barnwell, Ray Max –Specialist 5th Class Ray M. Barnwell, US Army, Mar 5, 1966, KIA, Newport, AR
  2. Decker, Tee Wallace – Seaman Tee W. Decker, US Navy, May 10, 1966, Swifton, AR
  3. Duncan, Clyde H. – Staff Sergeant Clyde H. Duncan, US Air Force, Oct 2, 1970
  4. Ellison, Willie, Jr. – Specialist 4th Class Willie Ellison, Jr., US Army, Sept 17, 1967, Shoffner, AR
  5. Goss, William McCoy –
  6. Keller, James –
  7. King, Johnny Lee – ??? Corporal Johnny Ray King ???, US Army, Apr 8, 1968, Cash
  8. Kirker, Billy Don – Specialist 5th Class Billy D. Kirker, US Army, Feb 20, 1972
  9. Knebel, Thomas Edward, Chief Master Sergeant Thomas E. Knebel, US Air Force, MIA Laos – Pronounced – June 29, 1978, Midway, AR
  10. Lowery, Chester, Jr. –
  11. Phillips, Edward Lee
  12. Roar, William Arthur –Specialist 4th Class William A. Roar, US Army, Apr 29, 1968, Newport, AR
  13. Robison, Edward Keith –Master Sergeant Edward K. Robison, US Army, Jan 3, 1968, Newport, AR
  14. Scharnberg, Ronald Oliver –Major Ronald O. Scharnberg, Mar 17, 1971
  15. Travis, Lynn Michael – Vietnam War, Lieutenant Lynn Michael Travis, US Navy, Feb 6, 1968, Newport , AR
  16. Watson, Joe Nathan –Lance Corporal Joe N. Watson, US Marine Corps, Oct 20, 1969, KIA, Tuckerman, AR

Iraq

  1. Watson, David –Corporal David L. Watson, US Army, Sept 22, 2007, Newport/Tuckerman, AR

Fallen Officers

  1. 1.       Allmon, Wes –Deputy Sheriff – SPONSORED
  2. 2.       Weatherford, Patrick – Newport Police CID Officer – SPONSORED