Chaplain's Hill Project

Telling the stories of almost 250 U.S. Military Chaplains who lost their lives in the service to the nation

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Lafleur, Joseph V.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Catholic Born: 1/24/1912 Hometown: Ville Platte Home State: Louisiana Last place of Worship: St.  Mary Magdalen Church-Abbeville, Louisiana Date of Death: died on Japanese Prison ship when it was struck on 9/7/1944 Resting Place: Lost at sea Military Honors: Distinguished Service Cross, Purple Heart, […]

Lay, Dirk

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Protestant Born: 1/21/1886 Hometown: Hastings Home State: Nebraska Last place of Worship: Lakota Sioux Reservation- South Dakota Date of Death: 12/1/1944 Resting Place: Corozal American Cemetery Military Honors: POW (Y/N) No Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information […]

Lenaghan, Arthur C.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Catholic Born: 1/18/1907 Hometown: Fall River Home State: Massachusetts Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 1/7/1944 Resting Place: St. Patrick Cemetery-Fall River, Massachusetts Military Honors: Purple Heart POW (Y/N) No Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information […]

Liston, James W.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument:  Catholic Born: 9/16/1905 Hometown: Chicago Home State: Illinios Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 2/7/1943 Resting Place: Lost at sea Military Honors: Purple Heart POW (Y/N) N Background James M. Liston was a native of the Chicago area and was born on 16 […]

Loeber, Paul E.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Protestant Born: Hometown: Home State: Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 6/22/1943 Resting Place: Military Honors: POW (Y/N) Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information from family & friends   Links  

Lohrmann, Markus E

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Protestant Born: 12/26/1910 Hometown: Baldwin Home State: Illinois Last place of Worship: St. John’s Lutheran Church-Effingham, Illinois Date of Death: 3/6/1944 Resting Place: Effingham, Illinois POW (Y/N) No Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information from family & friends […]

Lorenz, Edward Henry

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Protestant Born: Hometown: Home State: Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 11/28/1946 Resting Place: Military Honors: POW (Y/N) Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information from family & friends   Links  

Lutz, Gustav T.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Protestant Born: Hometown: Middlesex County Home State: New Jersey Last place of Worship: Baptist Church of Jamesburg, New Jersey Date of Death:4/16/1945 Resting Place: Netherlands American Cemetery-Margraten, Netherlands Military Honors: American Campaign medal, WWII Victory Medal POW (Y/N) No Background   From Military Historical […]

Lynch, Lawrence E.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Catholic Born: 10/7/1906 Hometown: Brooklyn Home State: New York Last place of Worship: Old St. Mary’s Church-Buffalo, New York Date of Death: 4/24/1945 Okinawa Resting Place: Redemptorist Cemetery Mount St. Alphonsus-Esopus, New York Military Honors: Purple Heart (often referred to as: Father Cyclone or […]

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