1938
 
USMC 


David Ansink Cawman
(1921-2016)
(Father of Donna Burns) 
  • U.S. Marine Corps 
  • World War II 
  • SSgt; 5th Marine, 1st Marine Division (Last Unit)
  • Interment ~ Salem County War Veterans Memorial Park & Cemetery, Pilesgrove, NJ
  • Class of 1938

Service 1943-1946
David Cawman 
David Cawman 
David A & Olin Cawman 

 Army Air Corps  
Winfred H. "Shorty" English
(1921-2015)
  • U.S. Army Air Corps
  • World War II 
  • Received his Pilot Wings on March, 1945
  • Continued in active Air Force Reserve until 1958
  • He instructed flying in light planes from 1945 to 1968
  • Interment ~ Salem County War Veterans Memorial Park & Cemetery, Pilesgrove, NJ
  • Class of 1938
Service 1939 - 1958


Army Air Corps 

Norman Henry Gardiner
(1920-2005)
  • U.S. Army Air Corps
  • Pilot with the 35th Fighter Group
  • Served with the occupation forces in Japan
  • Class of 1938
Service WWII

Norman H. Gardiner
Norman H. Gardiner 

Gardiner, Norman H.     Gardiner, Norman H.
 
Army  
Joseph Hall
(
1919-1981)
  • U.S. Army
  • World War II
  • Korean Conflict
  • Vietnam
  • Interment ~ Salem County War Veterans Memorial Park & Cemetery, Pilesgrove, NJ
  • Class of 1938
Hall, Joe 
Hall, Joe 
 
Navy  
Benjamin Carll Harris
(
1920-1989)
  • U.S. Navy
  • World War II
  • Motor mechanic on an L.S.T. boat
  • Interment ~ East View Cemetery, Salem, NJ
  • Class of 1938
Harris, Benjamin Carll 
 
Army Air Corps


USAAC
 
Lester Harris
(1920-2014)
  • U.S. Army Air Force
  • World War II 
  • Rank: T Sgt
  • Army Air Corp radio operator/gunner
  • Completed 25 missions over Germany in the legendary flying Fortress
  • AAF Gunnery Instructor
  • Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross and Good Conduct Medal
  • H.P Morrison American Legion Post 75; and, VFW Post 253
  • Interment ~ Salem County War Veterans Memorial Park & Cemetery, Pilesgrove, NJ
  • Class of 1938
Service 1942 - 1945

             Harris, Lester AAF


Lester Harris

 harris
Flying Fortress      Lester Harris 
 
Army 

Spencer Nichols
(1920-1986)
  • U.S. Army Air Corps
  • World War II
  • U.S. Army band at Camp Swift, Texas
  • Interment ~  Salem County War Veterans Memorial Park & Cemetery, Pilesgrove, NJ
  • Class of 1938


Spencer Nichols 

Spencer Nichols 
 
Army
George Constantine Pappas
(1919-2000)
  • U.S. Army
  • World War II
  • Served in France
  • Interment ~ Saint John's Episcopal Churchyard, Salem, NJ
  • Class of 1938
Pappas, George C. 
Pappas, George C. 
 
 Coast Guard

James Theodore Paras
(1921-2015)
  • U.S. Coast Guard
  • World War II 
  • Amphibious Forces
  • Served in many locations including Nags Head, San Francisco, and aboard the attack transport ship Joseph T. Dickman in Okinawa, Salerno, and at Normandy on D-Day
  • Received a commendation for his heroic actions on D-Day; USCG Commendation medal
  • Interment ~ Saint John's Episcopal Churchyard, Salem, NJ
  • Class of 1938
Service 1941 - 1946
              
James Paras 
Paras, James  James Paras
 

Army Air Corps 
  • U.S. Army Air Force
  • World War II 
  • Interment ~ Baptist Cemetery, Salem, NJ
  • Class of 1938
Service WWII
 
Parkell, William B. Sr. 
 
 Army  
Irving Norton Perry
(1919-2012)
  • U.S. Marine Corps
  • World War II
  • Technical Sergeant with the Fifth Air Force in Nagoya, Japan
  • Interment ~ Cohansey Baptist Church Cemetery, Cohansey, NJ
  • Class of 1938
Irving N. Perry 
 
USMC
Antonio O. Rhea "Tony"
(1921-2016)
  • U.S. Marine Corps
  • World War II
  • Sergeant
  • Graduated from the Marine Corps Quartermaster School at Camp Lejiune, New River, N.C.
  • Served with the 4th Marine Division overseas
  • Fought on Iwo Jima
  • Played baseball for the Medics baseball team at a Pacific base
  • Interment ~ St. Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Salem, NJ
  • Class of 1938
 
 
 
 Navy

Lewis Raymond Sheets, Jr.
(1920-2005)
  • U.S. Navy
  • World War II
  • Serving in the Pacific Area on a submarine tender
  • Interment ~ Alloway United Methodist Church Cemetery, Alloway, NJ
  • Class of 1938
 
Lewis Sheets