Veterans Who Served
from Coleman County, Texas
Not Listed in the
Coleman County Service Book

Second World War 1941 - 1945

This page lists information about veterans who served in the Second World War who were not listed in the Service Book of Coleman County.  It is shown in the same format as the original service book, in an alphabetical order by last name.


Baxter, Frank

Frank Baxter, son of Peter S. and Lela Baxter, was in the Army 1933-1934.  Joined the Marines in 1940.  Served with 3rd Div, 3rd Engineers, 2nd Demolition Squad.  Nov-Dec 1943, Bouganville, Navy Unit Commendation; Guam Jan-Jun 1944, 3 battles; Mar-Apr 1945, Iwo Jima, 7 battles, Purple Heart.  Discharged 18 Oct 1945.

Baxter, Peter Solomon, Jr.

Peter S. Baxter, Jr., son of Peter S. and Lela Baxter, was in the Army Air Force from 1941-1945.  He was a Flight Navigator and Specialist for the engine turbo-chargers on the B-17 Bomber and in Mission Intelligence.  At the height of World War II, he was stationed in England with the 8th Air Force Group.  Discharged in 1945.

Coleman County Military Index
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