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Boone, Iowa

Jerry Converse
Jerry Converse - CT2
Date Of Death: Jun 8, 1967
War / Conflict: USS Liberty
Hometown: Boone, Iowa

Jerry Leroy Converse was born on June 11, 1943 to Phyllis and Melvin Converse in Puyallup, Washington. Melvin was a pipefitter who worked in the shipyard there until the end...

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Marshall Phillips
Marshall Phillips - 1st Lieutenant
Date Of Death: Jun 30, 1942
War / Conflict: World War II
Hometown: Boone, Iowa

First Lieutenant Marshall L. Phillips was born in Jefferson, Iowa on March 20, 1920 to Ralph Sebastian Phillips and Florence Mae Morain.. He grew up in Boone, Iowa. Marshall went...

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Edward Stewart
Edward Stewart - Captain
Date Of Death: Nov 29, 1943
War / Conflict: World War II
Hometown: Boone, Iowa

Captain Edward Stewart's name was added to the Gold Star Hall in September 2003 because of his grandson, Matt Husby. Husby was sitting outside the Memorial Union by the fountain...

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Schuyler Wheeler
Schuyler Wheeler - Tech Sergeant
Date Of Death: Dec 15, 1945
War / Conflict: World War II
Hometown: Boone, Iowa

Civilian Life Schuyler Bertrom Wheeler was born 11 August 1915 to Schuyler J. and Eva (Carlson) Wheeler on a farm near Boone, Iowa. He was graduated from Boone High School...

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