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Landon Packard
  • Branch: U.S. Marines
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Home Town: Chetopa, KS
  • Wartime Locations: Iraq
  • Wartime Service Dates: 2004-2007
  • Major Battles: Iraq
  • Unit: #43600 Weapons Co. 1st Battalion 24th Marines
  • Medals: Medal for Expert Marksman, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, Combat Action, Iraq Campaign, Global War on Terrorism, Nationa Defense Medal, Unit C Service Deployment
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Jared Page
  • Branch: U.S. Air Force
  • Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Home Town: Grove, Oklahoma
  • Wartime Locations: Republic of Korea, Guam, Iceland, and is presently stationed at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1999-to present
  • Major Battles: operation Iraq freedom
  • Medals: Air Force Training ribbon, Small Arms Expert ribbon, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Military Education Graduate ribbon, Air Force Longevity Service award with 1 bronze oak leaf cluster, Air Force Overseas short tour ribbon with 2 oak leaf clusters, humanitarian service medal with 1 bronze star cluster, Korean defense service medal, global war on terrorism service medal, armed forces expeditionary medal, national defense service meda, air force good conduct medal with 1 oak leaf cluster, air force outstanding unit award with 1 oak leaf cluster, air force achievement medal
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Marvin Page
  • Branch: U.S. Marines
  • Rank: Staff SGT
  • Home Town: Pittsburg, KS
  • Wartime Locations: South Pacific
  • Wartime Service Dates: Nov 1942- Dec 1945
  • Major Battles: Consolidation of Solomon Islands, Bougainville Operation, Bismark Operation, Defense of Piva Yoke
  • Unit: VMTB-132
  • Accomplishments: Radio Gunner on TBF, 2 tours on aircraft carriers, Cape Gloucester (CVE-109)
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Rodney Page
  • Branch: U.S. Navy
  • Rank: Petty Officer 3rd class Storekeeper
  • Home Town: Parsons, Ks.
  • Wartime Locations: Viet-Nam , / San Diago, (based), & Guam
  • Wartime Service Dates: Oct. 1967 - Sept. 1971 / USNR.- Mar. 1976-June 1978
  • Major Battles: Viet-Nam ,(Siagon, DMZ, Da-Nang, Delta) / also was sec. back-up recovery for Apolo 12
  • Unit: 7th Fleet, USS DELUTH, LPD 6, (last ship); / USS Clark County, LSD 601, (first)
  • Accomplishments: In the Philippines, gave support, & medical, to a village after a volcano, & typhoon, wiped out the village, about the same time./was also secondary recovery when Apolo 12 came down from the moon. On the Deluth, went up to Han-noi for a prisoner exchange, to get our pilots back from being shot down.
  • Medals: Viet-Nam service,w/3Bronz Stars; Viet-Nam Campaign; Navy Efficency Award; Philippino Presidental Metal; Good Conduct Metal; Meritorious Unit Commendation; National Defense Service Metal; & NASA Pin
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Larry Palmer
  • Branch: U.S. Navy
  • Rank: E5
  • Home Town: Joplin
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1964-1975
  • Unit: Aircraft Maintenance
  • Accomplishments: F14 Evaluation Program
  • Medals: National Defence Ribbon. Good Conduct Ribbon
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Sammie Palmer
  • Branch: U.S. Air Force
  • Rank: E3
  • Home Town: Crestline, KS
  • Wartime Locations: Turkey
  • Wartime Service Dates: 5-11-06 to Present
  • Unit: 39th Squadron
  • Medals: Extinguished Guard
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Charles Parker
  • Branch: U.S. Army
  • Rank: PFC
  • Home Town: Pittsburg, KS
  • Wartime Locations: Germany
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1940-1945
  • Major Battles: WWII
  • Unit: 543 Weapons
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Edwin Parker
  • Branch: U.S. Navy
  • Rank: Pharmacist Mate 1st class
  • Home Town: Stella, MO
  • Wartime Locations: United States Navel Mobile Hospital 5, Receving Station US Navel air Base131,USSPC560(ship)Receiving Station SanFrancisco,CA,United States Navel Hospital Corpus Christy,TX, United States Air Base Noumea,Newcaledonia
  • Wartime Service Dates: 10-1-1942
  • Major Battles: World War II
  • Unit: United States Navy Medical Corp
  • Medals: American Area Asiatic Pacific, Good conduct, VICTORY MEDAL
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Evan Parker
  • Branch: U.S. Army
  • Rank: Sgt.
  • Home Town: South Haven, Ks
  • Wartime Locations: Honolulu, Iraq
  • Wartime Service Dates: Dec 04 to Oct 26, 2005
  • Major Battles: OIF
  • Unit: Assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Service Battery of the 1-487 FABN. 100-442 Infantry Battalion at LSA
  • Medals: Bronze Star, 2 Purple Hearts, Army commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, Reserve Components Achievment Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Medal, Armed forces Reserve Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Army Overseas Service Ribbon, Hawaii Medal of Valor.
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Frank Parker
  • Branch: U.S. Army
  • Rank: PFC
  • Home Town: Walnut Ridge, AR
  • Wartime Locations: European Theatre
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1941-1948
  • Major Battles: Sicily, Omaha, Beach Landing, Battle of the Bulge, Liberation of Concentration Camps
  • Unit: Headquarters 1st Btn. 255th Infantry, 63rd Div., 164th Div.
  • Medals: European-African Middle Eastern Ribbon with 2 bronze stars attached (small), 3 Purple Hearts, WWII Victory Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Combat Infantry Badge Label Button, Honorable Service, Expert Rifleman Badge, 3 Overseas Bars, 3 Large Bronze Stars
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Perry Parker
  • Branch: U.S. Army
  • Rank: SGT
  • Home Town: Joplin, MO
  • Wartime Locations: Korea, Schwetzingen, Germany
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1946-1948, 1949-1952
  • Unit: 92nd Engineer
  • Accomplishments: Construction of highway from Ulsan to Wonju, Repaired railroad lines
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Dalton Parks
  • Branch: U.S. Army
  • Rank: E-4
  • Home Town: Lamar, MO
  • Wartime Locations: Shindand Afghanstan
  • Wartime Service Dates: May 21 to April 6th
  • Major Battles: Operation Enduring Freedom
  • Unit: A-Co. 311 BJB
  • Accomplishments: Army Achievement
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David Parks
  • Branch: U.S. Army
  • Rank: E-5, Sgt.
  • Home Town: Lamar, MO
  • Wartime Locations: Iraq
  • Wartime Service Dates: Oct 2004-Dec -2005
  • Unit: 735th Main Support Battalion, Co A
  • Medals: Army Achievement Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal
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David Parks
  • Branch: U.S. Army
  • Rank: E-8, First Sgt
  • Home Town: Lamar, MO
  • Wartime Locations: Iraq
  • Wartime Service Dates: Oct 2004-Dec 2005
  • Unit: 735th Main Support Battalion Co. A
  • Medals: Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal
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Dwight Parks
  • Branch: U.S. Air Force
  • Rank: Airman 1st Class
  • Home Town: Lamar, MO
  • Wartime Locations: England, Libia, Germany
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1953-1954
  • Unit: Strategic Air Command
  • Medals: Good Conduct Medal, Korean Service Medal, Presidential Unit Citation
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Billy Parrish
  • Branch: U.S. Marines
  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Home Town: Crestline
  • Wartime Locations: n/a
  • Wartime Service Dates: 08/98- present
  • Major Battles: n/a
  • Unit: 5/11 & 3/10
  • Accomplishments: currently serving as Battalion Non-commisioned officer in charge of pre-deployment training
  • Medals: Global war on terrorism service medal, humanitarian service medal, marine corps good conduct medal, certificate of commendation, sea service deployjment ribbon, national defense service medal, joint meritorisous unit award, armed forces expeditionary medal
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Jesse Parsons
  • Branch: U.S. Navy
  • Rank: AOM1c
  • Home Town: Moran, KS
  • Wartime Locations: Asiatic Pacific
  • Wartime Service Dates: 8/26/43 to 2/26/46
  • Major Battles: Iwo Jima
  • Medals: Victory Medal
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Randy Parsons
  • Branch: U.S. Marines
  • Rank: E4 Corporal
  • Home Town: Oswego Kansas
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1975-1978
  • Unit: Military Police
  • Accomplishments: Naval Investigative Services
  • Medals: 4 Times Expert Rifelman & Good Conduct
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Teddie Parsons
  • Branch: U.S. Air Force
  • Rank: Airman 1st Class
  • Home Town: West Mineral, Kansas
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1955 - 1963
  • Unit: Strategic Air Commander
  • Accomplishments: Marksman - Good Conduct award
  • Medals: Airman Achievement Award
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Dale Passig
  • Branch: U.S. Air Force
  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Home Town: Iola, Kansas
  • Wartime Locations: Italy & Trinidad
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1943
  • Major Battles: WWII
  • Unit: 780th Bombardment Squadron
  • Accomplishments: Distinguished Unit Badge, with one Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster
  • Medals: Good Conduct Medal
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Joseph Pastusak
  • Branch: U.S. Marines
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Home Town: Joplin, MO
  • Wartime Locations: Vietnam
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1967-1969
  • Major Battles: Khe Sanh/Tet Offensive
  • Unit: 3rd Btn. 26th Marines "Mike Co."
  • Medals: Presidential Unit Citation & Purple Heart.
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Thomas Patrick
  • Branch: U.S. Army
  • Rank: Private 1st Class
  • Home Town: Anderson, MO
  • Wartime Locations: Iraq
  • Wartime Service Dates: Oct. 2004 - Oct. 2005
  • Major Battles: Operation Iraqi Freedom
  • Unit: 101st Airborne Ft. Campbell 372 Trans Co. Al Asad, Iraq
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FARRELL PATTERSON
  • Branch: U.S. Army
  • Rank: T5
  • Home Town: JOPLIN, MISSOURI
  • Wartime Locations: PACIFIC
  • Wartime Service Dates: WORLD WAR II
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Leon Paul
  • Branch: U.S. Army
  • Rank: SGT
  • Home Town: Galena, KS
  • Wartime Locations: Korea
  • Wartime Service Dates: 1948-1952
  • Major Battles: Korean War
  • Unit: 44th Ord. 8th Army
  • Medals: Occupation Medal (Japan), Korean Service Medal w/ 5 Bronze Stars
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