23 June 2010

WWII & Korean War Casualties

A list of World War II and Korean War casualties from the middle Georgia area I compiled are online in their new home, http://southerngraves.net/deathrecords/wwii-koreanwarcasualties.html.

Counties include Bibb, Houston, Jones, Peach, Washington, and Wilcox. Sources include

- World War II Honor List of Dead Army Personnel, War Department, June 1946 (www.archives.gov)
- State Summary of War Casualties: "Casualties listed represent only those on active duty in the U. S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, resulting directly from enemy action or from operational activities against the enemy in war zones from December 7, 1941 to the end of the war." Compiled February 1946, Navy Department (www.archives.gov)
- State-Level Casualty Lists from the Korean Conflict (1951-57) (www.archives.gov)
- Korean War Project (www.koreanwar.org)
- Cemetery Records

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