551st Parachute Infantry Battalion Honour Roll

This is a list of fallen GOYA's that died between 1942 to 1945. As time allows I will add any extra information on the GOYA and link it to his name here. Please email me with any and all comments, information and criticism. All are welcomed gratefully.


Trooper Company Date Location Resting Place Comments
PFC Donald R. Anderson
A
January 3, 1945 Belgium USA  
Sgt. Robert E. Anderson
A
January 3, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
Donald H. Baldwin
Medical
January 3, 1945 Belgium USA  
Cpl Ray Banks
C
January 3, 1945 Belgium US  
S/Sgt Wilbur M. Banks
C
January 3, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
Sgt. Arthur E. Beauchaine
Service
January, 1945 Belgium US  
PFC Frank J. Bejma
HQ
January 8, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
T/5 Lewis R. Billman
B
August 21, 1944 France Rhone  
PFC Sydney Black
A
January, 1945 Belgium
?
 
1st Lt. Donald Booth
HQ
January 7, 1945 Belgium USA  
PVT Jacob Brooks
C
January, 1945 Belgium USA  
PFC Andrew Brookshire
C
January 7, 1945 Belgium USA  
PVT Willie Brown
B
1945 Belgium
?
 
T/Sgt Marvin Butenhoff
Service
1945 Belgium
?
 
Sgt. Bernard Callahan
HQ
January 3, 1945 Belgium
?
 
T/4 Paul Callaway
A
January 6, 1945 Belgium USA  
PVT Ruford R. Campbell
HQ
January 3, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
PVT James J. Carroll
A
January 1945 Belgium
?
 
PFC John F. Chappell
C
November 4, 1944 Southern France Rhone BS
Corp. Robert R. Cheatham
B
April 8, 1945 Germany Ardennes W/ 504th PIR
Corp. Harold R. Christensen
C
January 7, 1945 Belgium
?
 
PVT John L. Clark
A
January, 1945 Belgium
?
 
PFC James T. Cleary
HQ
1/7/45
Belgium
USA Silver Star
PVT Theodore R. Coley
B
?
?
USA  
Corp. John I. Collins
A
January 3, 1945 Belgium USA  
PFC Dale E. Conley
HQ
?
Belgium
?
 
PVT Kimber Couch
C
January 3, 1945 Belgium USA  
1st Lt. Charles E. Dahl
A
January 7, 1945 Belgium USA  
PVT Lorenzo J. Davis
HQ
January 29, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle W/ 504th PIR
T/5 James W. Deming
B
August 21, 1944 Southern France Rhone  
PFC William E. Dennis
B
August, 1944 Cannes, Southern France USA  
PFC Joseph A. Edgerly
B
November 4, 1944 Southern France Rhone  
Sgt Perry I. Ellis
HQ
September 10, 1944 Southern France Sicily  
1st Lt. Joseph A. Farren
HQ
January 5, 1945 Belgium Ardennes  
PVT Andrew H. Fletcher
C
January 7, 1945 Belgium USA  
PFC Sybol L. Frazier
A
Panama 1943? Panama  
PVT Ernest V. Friend
A
?
?
USA?  
PVT Jack D. Funk
?
?
?
USA?  
PVT William H. Gates
HQ
August 21, 1944 Southern France Rhone  
PFC Ladd M. Gibson
A
December 21, 1944 Belgium Lorraine  
PFC Frank E. Gould
B
April 7, 1945 Germany Margraten W/ 504th SS*
PVT Joseph Harris
HQ
1944
Southern France
?
 
PVT Martin A. Heneghan
A
January 3, 1945 Belgium USA  
Corp. Robert H. Hill
A
January 7, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle DSC
1st Lt Oliver A. Hord
C
?
Southern France
?
 
PVT Felix J. Hughes
A
?
?
USA
 
Corp. Kenneth G. Hundley
A
1945
Belgium
?
 
Corp. Carlo A. Intinarelli
B
December 24, 1944 Belgium USA  
PFC George W. Jensen
?
October 2, 1944 Southern France Rhone  
LTC Wood G. Joerg
CO
January 7, 1945 Belgium USA  
S/Sgt Stephen Kicinski
A
?
Germany
?
 
PVT Harold R. Kuliffay
B
January 3, 1945 Belgium Ardennes  
PFC Elmer J. Kurtz
A
January 3, 1945 Belgium
?
 
2nd Lt Lester E. Kurtz
B
December 27, 1944 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
PFC William C. Lawson
HQ
?
?
?
 
PVT Jack Looney
A
January, 1945 Belgium
?
 
PVT Thomas B. Lucas
C
January 3, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
1st Lt George H. Luening
A
January 3, 1945 Belgium USA  
Sgt Harry S. Martin
C
January 3, 1945 Belgium USA  
PFC John F. McAtee
A
January 7, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
PFC William McBee
A
December, 1944 Belgium
?
 
CAPT Archibald A. McPheeters, Jr.
B
Janaury 3, 1945 Belgium USA  
PFC Rogers W. Moore
A
January 3, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
T/5 Wendell E. Morrison
HQ
August 14, 1944 Southern France USA  
PVT Robert R. Mowery
A
January 7, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
PVT Gerald L. Murphy
C
December 12, 1944 England Cambridge, UK W/ 17th AB Div
PFC Doris S. Myers
A
?
?
USA  
PVT Glen E. Nottingham
A
?
?
USA  
Corp. John B. O'Dell
A
1945 Belgium
?
 
PFC Robert B. O'Doherty
?
January 8, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
T/5 John Opitz
Service
?
?
USA  
PVT Leon W. Parks
B
August 21, 1944 Southern France Rhone  
PFC Cleo Parsons
B
?
Belgium
?
 
PVT Lester L. Patterson
HQ
?
Southern France
?
 
1st Lt Rushton D. Peabody
A
October 1, 1944 Southern France Rhone  
Corp. Benjamin C. Pearson
HQ
1945 Belgium
?
 
PFC Salvatore J. Piedescalzo
A
January 3, 1945 Belgium USA  
PVT Maurice P. Ploof
HQ
January 7, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
PVT John L. Ponder
B
?
?
?
 
PVT William E. Reynolds
C
December 10, 1944 Belgium Lorraine  
T/5 Jack F. Rolland
A
February 9, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle W/ 508th PIR
PVT Roy A. Rover
B
?
?
USA  
PVT Joseph G. Rowe
C
?
?
USA  
PFC Francis A. Ryan
Medical
?
?
USA  
2nd Lt. John B. Ryan
B
January 7, 1945 Belgium USA  
PVT Ramon M. Sepulveda
B
August 21, 1944 Southern France Rhone  
Sgt John W. Shoup
A
1944 Southern France
?
 
Corp. Jack C. Simpson
A
January 7, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
S/SGT Harold C. Sindler
A
January 7, 1945 Belgium Henri-Chapelle  
PVT Gerna W. Sizemore
A
January 7, 1945 Belgium USA  
SGT David W. Smith
B
?
?
USA  
PFC Mahlon F. Smith
HQ
?
Belgium
?
 
PVT Louis N. Spera
B
?
?
USA  
SGT Lawrence C. Stankus
A
July 31, 1944 Italy Sicily-Rome  
PFC August Stopa
C
Janaury 7, 1945 Belgium USA  
PVT Louis J. Tenute
B
August 22, 1944 Southern France Rhone See pictures section
T/4 James P. Ward
HQ
May 4, 1945 Germany
?
 
PFC Trynca Ward
Batt. HQ
April 30, 1945 Germany Margraten W/505 PIR
PVT Robert H. Watson
C
?
?
?
 
PVT William E. Whalen
C
January 3, 1945 Belgium
?
 
PFC Cloy L. Wilson
A
January 3, 1945 Belgium USA  
PVT Wilburn M. Williams
B
October 1, 1944 Southern France
?
 
PVT Thomas W. Wright
?
January 3, 1945 Belgium
?
 
PVT William J. Wright
?
?
?
?
 
PFC Alvin J. Yellowrobe
A
August 20, 1944 Southern France USA  



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