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Staff Sergeant George D. Keathley, USA (September 14, 1944)

George Dennis Keathley was born on March 10, 1917 in Olney, Texas. He graduated from what is today known as Texas A&M University with their class of 1937. He entered the United States Army for World War II service in 1942. Keathley was an infantryman with Company B of the 1st Battalion, 338th Infantry Regiment.

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Sergeant Roy W. Harmon, USA (July 12, 1944)

Roy W. Harmon was born in 1915 (or 1916) in Talala, Oklahoma. He possessed a grade-school education and was working as a farmhand in Pixley, California when he was drafted into the United States Army on November 17, 1942.

Harmon was an infantryman with the 1st Battalion, 362nd Infantry Regiment of the 91st Infantry Division. The 91st served in Europe during the Italian Campaign, entering combat on January 22, 1944.

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