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World War II Honor List
U. S. Army

as of June 1946

Clanton, Glenn H. 18048479 PFC KIA
De La Rosa, Adolph E. 38156960 PFC KIA
De Villeneuve, John R. 38675212 PVT KIA
Esquivel, Theodore L. 38458590 TEC5 KIA
Mill, Homer C. Jr. 0-418051 CAPT FOD
Olivarez, Carlos E 38034778 PFC DNB
Rolls, Charles B. 18013462 PFC KIA
Stewart, Orian D. 38158803 PFC DNB
Trefill, Tony O. 18048474 PVT KIA

Type of Casualty

KIA Killed in action
An individual who was killed in action, whether at the front, or by enemy action in rear areas, or if a prisoner of war, whether by air bombardment of his prison camp or by being shot while escaping.
DOW Died of Wounds
Individuals who were wounded and later died.
DOI Died of Injuries
Individuals who suffered fatal battle injuries as opposed to wounds, in combat or combat areas.
DNB Died, Non-Battle
Other line-of-duty deaths, such as from sickness, homicide, suicide, or accidents outside combat areas, including training and maneuver deaths.
FOD Finding of Death
Indiduals who were determined to be dead under public law 490.
The case of when, and only when, there is conclusive proof that the person is dead, or equally overwhelming evidence that under the circumstances the person could not have remainded alive. These findings are made only after review and after a lapse of at least one year from the time of disappearance.

Source: The National Archives