Iowa WW2 NMCG Casualty List – W Surnames

WACH, Ludwig Joseph, Coxswain, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Anton Wach, Box 136, Littleport.

WAGAMAN, Lyle E., Cpl, USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Otis E. Wagaman, Rt. 1, Moscow.

WAGNER, Egbert V., 1st Lt., USMCR. Parents, Rev. and Mrs. R. Wagner, Treynor.

WAGNER, Thomas George, Seaman 1c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Sarah Schmit, St. Joseph.

WAHLERS, Donald Fredic, Fireman 2c, USN. Father, Mr. J. F. Wahlers, 1117 Water St., Webster City.

WALKER, LeRoy Earl, Chief Machinist’s Mate, USN. Father, Mr. Frank Lee Walker, RR 2, Burlington.

WALKER, Oliver P., Pfc., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Oliver P. Walker, 3117 Laurel St., Sioux City.

WALKUP, John Patrick, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Earl Walkup, Rt. 4, Marshalltown.

WALL, Vernon Palmer, Motor Machinist’s Mate 1c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Edna Niemoller Wall, 3709 2d Ave., Council Bluffs.

WALLACE, Leroy A., Captain, USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Catherine M. Heiland, 2603 Walnut St., Cedar Falls.

WALSH, Leo William, Seaman 2c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Mary Walsh, 619 Court St., Sioux City.

WALSH, Philip Michael, Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward James Walsh, Morning Sun.

WARD, James J., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Albert E. Ward, Gilman.

WARNER, Asa C., Pfc., USMC. Mother, Mrs. Zora Warner, Rt. 1, Eddyville.

WATERMAN, Lee, Fireman 1c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Daisy Elizabeth Waterman, Rt. 1, Tipton.

WATSON, Claude E., Jr., Pfc., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Claude E. Watson, Sr., 1515 W. 9th St., Des Moines.

WATSON, Glen Dale, Seaman 2c, USNR. Father, Mr. Milen Oral Watson, Blanchard.

WATSON, Richard J., Cpl., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Watson, Rt. 1, Fort Madison.

WATSON, Wilfred Clinton, Yeoman 2c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Lee Watson, Belknap.

WATT, James Ervin, Fireman 2c, USN. Sister, Mrs. Edna Pingel, Alden.

WEATHERMAN, Dean, Electrician’s Mate 2c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jesse D. Weatherman, Aurelia.

WEAVER, David Oscar, Chief Machinist’s Mate, USN. Foster parents, Mr. and Mrs. Oscar David Weaver, 716 Phelan St., Keokuk.

WEBB, Claude M., Cpl., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Will H. Webb, Rt. 1, Libertyville.

WEBER, Raymond Edward, Seaman 1c, USN. Father, Mr. Joseph J. Weber, 1226 Lincoln St., Dubuque.

WECKMAN, Lawrence Ivan, Gunner’s Mate 1c, USNR. Grandmother, Mrs. Mary Agnes Brandon, Corning.

WEIHS, Alfred Peter, Fireman 1c, USNR. Father, Mr. Anton Weihs, Harlan.

WEINER, Leo Bernard, Cpl., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Weiner, Gen. Del., Geneva.

WEINSCHENK, Melbert Michel, Aviation Ordnanceman 1c, USN. Father, Mr. John William Weinschenk, Osage.

WEIS, Paul Joseph, Jr., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Paul P. Weis, Sr., 2406 Queen St., Dubuque.

WELLONS, Worth, Machinist’s Mate 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Wellons, Rt. 2, Carlisle.

WELLS, Paul Raymond, Storekeeper 3c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Helen Ruth Wells, Donnellson.

WELLS, Vernon S., Sgt., USMCR. Father, Mr. Orlan S. Wells, 1208 Green Ave., Charlton.

WENTHE, Claude Leroy, Machinist’s Mate 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Chris Wenthe, Fredericksburg.

WERTS, Gordon Helsing, 2nd Lt., USMCR. Wife, Mrs. Sara W. Werts, 12 East Franklin Street, Bloomfield.

WEST, Ernest Ray, Seaman 1c. Father, Mr. B. F. West, Runnells.

WETRICH, Vernard Oren, Fire Controlman 1c, USN. Sister, Mrs. Hazel Hester, Earlham.

WHELAN, John Edward, Coxswain, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Whelan, 1906 W. 6th St., Sioux City.

WHIPP, Lloyd L., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd A. Whipp, Gen. Del., Lenox.

WHISLER, Gilbert H., Pfc., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. James T. Whisler, Gen. Del., Bloomfield.

WHITAKER, Channing R., Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Luther Whitaker, Granger.

WHITE, Elvin Earl, Radio Technician 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Earl White, Greenfield.

WHITE, Jerry Wilson, Pvt., USMC. Mother, Mrs. Anna F. White, Rt. 3, Sac City.

WHITTERS, Marvin Oscar, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank J. Whitters, 2912 Oakland Ave., Cedar Rapids.

WIBHOLM, Ole C., Jr., Cpl., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ole C. Wibholm, Sr., 223 Mishna St., Clarinda.

WIDDEN, Leroy, Sgt., USMC. Wife, Mrs. Leroy Widden, 608½ Chestnut St., Atlantic.

WIESE, Louis A., Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry L. Wiese, 2030 Lillie Ave., Davenport.

WILBANKS, Dwight Arthur, Fireman 1c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Maxine Venetta Wilbanks, 112 N. Cherry St., Ottumwa.

WILCOX, Arnold Alfred, Quartermaster 2c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Icea Belle Wilcox, 1503 Clark St., Charles City.

WILDER, Raymond LeRoy, Ship’s Cook 3c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Gladys Rasmussen, Sioux City.

WILDS, Edward A., Pfc., USMC. Wife, Mrs. Edward A. Wilds, 3818 Columbia St., Des Moines.

WILKENING, Donald James, Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond O. Wilkening, Gen. Del., State Center.

WILLEKE, Howard Otis, Carpenter’s Mate 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Willeke, Aplington.

WILLENBORG, Carl J., Cpl., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ben B. Willenborg, Rt. 1, Independence.

WILLEY, Clarence Edward, Fireman 2c, USNR. Daughter, Miss Josephine Ann Willey, c/o Mary Willey, Rt. 4, Fairfield.

WILLIAMS, Harry B., 1st Sgt., USMCR. Wife, Mrs. Harry B. Williams, c/o Peter Mathais, Bancroft.

WILLIAMS, Lester Lee, Machinist’s Mate 2c, USN. Wife, Mrs. Beatrice Williams, 33 20th St., Southeast Mason City.

WILLIAMSON, Lawrence Richard, Apprentice Seaman, USNR. Father, Mr. Knight R. Williamson, Center Point.

WILSON, Carroll Robinson, 1st Lt., USMCR. Wife, Mrs. Grace H. Wilson, 1871 N. Main St., Dubuque.

WILSON, Emmette Lynn, Machinist’s Mate 1c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Emmette Monroe Wilson, 321 E. 7th St., Waterloo.

WILSON, Ray Milo, Radioman 3c, USN. Grandmother, Mrs. Reca S. Cole, 306 Brantingham St., Charles City.

WILSON, Richard Calvin, Fireman 3c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Ann Marie Wilson, 1837 6th Ave., Grinnell.

WILSON, Marion Edward, Boatswain’s Mate 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Wilson, Rt. 3, Guthrie Center.

WILSON, William John, Motor Machinist’s Mate 2c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Wilson, 1823 W. 9th St., Des Moines.

WINFIELD, Harold William, Seaman 1c, USN. Father, Mr. Lee Winfield, 924 Division St., Boone.

WINKEL, Lawrence Francis, Pvt., USMC. Father, Mr. Joseph F. Winkel, 222 E. Cedar St., Cherokee.

WINKEL, Robert L., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel M. Winkel, 504 1st Ave., Audubon.

WINTER, Meredith D., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Winter, Dysart.

WIRTJES, Andrew John, Torpedoman’s Mate 3c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Martha Rose Wirtjes, 2407 Ave. L, Fort Madison.

WOLD, Leslie W., Pvt., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Irenia J. Wingate, 2528 W. Broadway, Council Bluffs.

WOLFE, Paul Gustaf, Seaman 1c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Karl Thomas Wolfe, Scranton.

WOLFF, Warren William, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Carl F. Wolff, 1220 So. Kentucky St., Mason City.

WOODHOUSE, Horatio Cornick, Jr., Lt. Col., USMC. Wife, Mrs. Julia S. Woodhouse, Eldora.

WOODHOUSE, Lloyd Francis, Ensign, Supply Corps, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Woodhouse, Plymouth.

WOODS, Duane L., Pvt., USMC. Wife, Mrs. Duane L. Woods, Box 168, Red Oak.

WOODSIDE, Darrel D., Aviation Machinist’s Mate, USN. Mother, Mrs. Beulah Woodside, Clearfield.

WOODYARD, Wayland D., 2nd Lt., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Lovisa H. Friedl, 302 Commercial St., Waterloo.

WORKMAN, Creighton Hale, Fireman 1c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Marietta Workman, 5218 Marian Ave., Washington.

WORLEY, Frank Maurice, Watertender 2c, USN. Father, Mr. Roy C. Worley, 413 Western Ave., Davenport.

WORTMAN, Donald Earl, Radioman 3c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Verna Wortman, 227 No. Court St., Ottumwa.

WREN, David Clark, Aviation Machinist’s Mate 3c, USN. Father, Mr. Joseph Christopher Wren, 207 E. 2nd St., Muscatine.

WRIGHT, Billy Bacon, Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harley S. Wright, 206 W. Elm St., West Union.

WRIGHT, Hugh Eldon, Aviation Ordnanceman 2c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Irene Rose Wright, 322 No. 5th Ave., Winterset.

WRIGHT, Lyle Alden, Quartermaster 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. David Bennett Wright, Rt. 1, Bedford.

WUNDER, Edmund Earl, Boilermaker 1c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Wunder, 111 Court St., Harlan.

WYKOFF, Robert Harry, Seaman 2c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harry S. Wykoff, Beaver Road, Rt. 1, Des Moines.

WYLAND, Jerry Dale, Aviation Machinist’s Mate 2c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred E. Wyland, Box 37, Terril.

WYLIE, Robert Donald, Machinist’s Mate 3c, USN. Father, Mr. Robert Wylie, 1041 Water St., Webster City.



MLA Source Citation:

War Department. The Adjutant Generals Office. Administrative Services Division. Strength Accounting Branch. World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Forces Personnel. Item from Record Group 407: Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1917- [AGO], 1905 - 1981. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 31 July 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/iowa/iowa-ww2-nmcg-casualty-list-w-surnames.htm - Last updated on Aug 23rd, 2012


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