U.S. Military Personnel That Served in WWII

Last Name Beginning With (J)

Updated 3/3/12

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Name                                     Unit(s)/Ship(s)                                                                     Resource #

Jacikas, Arthur                                   C Company, 325th Glider Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division          482

Jack, Arch                                         687th Field Artillery Battalion                                                                      556

Jackendoff, Dave                               E Company, 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division   383

Jackley, Jacky                                   813th MAES (Medical Air Evacuation Squadron)                                        893

Jackman, Albert                                10th Mountain Division                                                                                785

Jackson                                             E Company, 338th Infantry Regiment, 85th Infantry Division                        321

Jackson, Abner                                  K Company, 25th Infantry Regiment, 93rd Infantry Division                        264

Jackson, Albert                                  USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jackson, Arthur                                  3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division                             287

Jackson, Asbury                                116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division                                            403

Jackson, Austin                                  761st Tank Battalion                                                                                  402

Jackson, Charles                                1st Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division                          239

Jackson, Edward                                99th Infantry Division                                                                                 493

Jackson, Eugene                                 E Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division   383

Jackson, George R.                            USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jackson, Hal                                       USS Intrepid                                                                                            113

Jackson, Joe                                       G Company, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division                        239

Jackson, John                                    9th Infantry Division                                                                                   419

Jackson, John R.                                94th Squadron, 439th Troop Carrier Group                                               893

Jackson, Mitchell                                USS Lardner                                                                                            923

Jackson, Robert H.                            US Army, Nuremburg Prosecutor                                                              313

Jackson, Stonewall                             84th Infantry Division                                                                                 317; 501

Jackson, Wally                                    Army Air Force                                                                                        893

Jackson, William A.                            1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                   839

Jackson, William H.                            Twelfth Army Group                                                                                  557

Jackson, Willie                                   USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jacob, F. R.                                       3rd Photo Reconnaissance Squadron                                                          914

Jacobs, Charles                                  F Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division   383; 893

Jacobs, Gerald M.                              Utility Squadron One                                                                                 210

Jacobs, John                                       I Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division   383

Jacobs, Nathan                                   1st Battalion, 361st Infantry Regiment, 91st Infantry Division                      510

Jacobs, Ralph J.                                  USS North Carolina                                                                                  810

Jacobs, Randolph                                384th Bomb Group                                                                                   737

Jacobs, Raymond                               F Company, 28th Marine Regiment, 5th Marine Division                             810

Jacobs, Shirley G.                              1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                    839

Jacobs, Steven W.                             91st Squadron, 439th Troop Carrier Group                                                893

Jacobsen, Roger                                 USS Callaghan                                                                                          14

Jacobson, Albert T.                             B Company, 1st Ranger Battalion                                                              839

Jacobson, Douglas                              3rd Battalion, 23rd Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division                          152

Jacobson, Richard K.                         Pathfinders                                                                                                 893

Jacobus, George                                 E Company, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division    482

Jacques, Edward                                US Army                                                                                                   419

Jacques, George L.                             53rd Armored Infantry Battalion, 4th Armored Division                              557

Jaffe, Abraham                                   67th Tactical Reconnaissance Group                                                           557

Jaffe, Marcus H.                                 F Company, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division                               156

Jahnke, H.                                          USS Texas                                                                                                82

Jaksha, Bernard G.                             102nd Cavalry Squadron                                                                           2

Jakush, Alex A.                                  91st Squadron, 439th Troop Carrier Group                                                893

James, Howard E.                              166th Signal Company                                                                               363

James, Ople                                        I Company, 130th Infantry Regiment, 33rd Infantry Division                       202

James, Robert F.                                USS Sterett                                                                                                726

James, Walter                                     A Company, 761st Tank Battalion                                                              402

James, Wilbur E.                                 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division                        482

James, William                                    I&R Platoon, 394th Infantry Regiment, 99th Infantry Division                      413

James, William A.                               500th Squadron, 345th Bomb Group, Fifth Air Force                                 173

James, Willy F. Jr.                              413th Infantry Regiment, 104th Infantry Division                                         402

Janes, Corder                                     USS Northampton                                                                                     212

Janes, J.D.H                                        439th Troop Carrier Group                                                                       893

Janes, Jerry                                         A Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division   383

Janes, Robert E.                                 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division                        893

Jankasz, John J.                                   2nd Armored Division                                                                                727

Jankowski, Bernard                            C Battery, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion, 101st Airborne Div.    383

Jansen, Edward                                   101st Airborne Division                                                                             383

Jantz, Irvin W.                                     1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                  839

Janzen, Fred E.                                   USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Janzen, Harold                                    29th Infantry Division                                                                                 384

Jaques, George L.                               4th Armored Division                                                                                 893

Jarman, Ed                                          N/A                                                                                                          482

Jarman, Edward                                  USS Chicago                                                                                            469

Jarman, Sanderford                             27th Infantry Division                                                                                 54

Jaroscak, John                                    C Company, 656th Tank Destroyer Battalion                                             382

Jarrett, William A.                                1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                  839

Javins, M. D.                                       HQ Company, 186th Infantry Regiment, 41st Infantry Division                   146

Javonilto, Johnny                                 1st Reconnaissance Battalion                                                                      194

Jay, John                                             10th Mountain Division                                                                              785

Jaynes, L. C.                                       US Army, Italy                                                                                          292

Jeans, Rex                                            VMF-223                                                                                                928

Jedziniak, Joseph J.                             USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jeffers, Clyde E.                                  F Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division   383

Jeffers, Warren C.                               G Company, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division   482

Jefferey, Kenneth                                USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jeffrey, Joseph D.                               USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jeffries, George E.                               USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jella, Elbert                                         77th Squadron, 435th Troop Carrier Group                                                893

Jencks, Claude D.                               USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jenkins, Edward                                  I Company, 110th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division                        557

Jenkins, John                                       212th Marine Fighter Squadron                                                                  928

Jenna, Russell W.                                2nd Armored Division                                                                                727

Jennings, Devereaux                            10th Mountain Division                                                                               785

Jennings, Horace R.                            USS Sterett                                                                                                726

Jennings, John H.                                US Marines                                                                                                388

Jennings, Rodney M.                           A Company, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division                            580

Jennings, Russell K.                             87th Fighter Squadron, 79th Fighter Group                                                57

Jennings, Serrel                                    2nd Ranger Battalion                                                                                 53

Jennison, John                                     D Company, 761st Tank Battalion                                                             402

Jensen, Charles R.                               439th Troop Carrier Group                                                                        893

Jensen, Clinton, M.                              U.S. Army                                                                                                920

Jensen, Ernest                                     1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                   839

Jensen, Hans L.                                   USS Kadashan Bay                                                                                  58

Jensen, Howard E.                               E Company, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division  482

Jensen, Robert                                     636th Tank Destroyer Battalion                                                                178

Jenson, Hilbert                                    USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jenson, Oscar                                     101st Infantry Regiment, 26th Infantry Division                                           402

Jentzen, Walter                                    US Army                                                                                                  419

Jeppson, Morris                                  US Navy                                                                                                   299

Jernberg, Innes A.                               1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                   839

Jernstedt, Kenneth                               American Volunteer Group "Flying Tigers"                                                 737

Jerstad, John J.                                    93rd Bomb Group                                                                                    737

Jervey, Harold E., Jr.                           USS Sterett                                                                                              726

Jessop, Mabel                                     47th Field Hospital                                                                                    557

Jessup, Howard                                  141st Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Division                                           578

Jessup, Robert                                    327th Glider Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division                            383

Jessup, Ernest                                     108th Engineer Battalion, 33rd Infantry Division                                         184

Jetton, Robert R.                                 B Company, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division   482

Jeziorski, Edward J.                            C Company, 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division   482

Jimenez, Jesus Y.                                B Battery, 161st Field Artillery Battalion                                                    868

Jinks                                                   Scouting Squadron Six, USS Enterprise                                                     361

Joe, William G.                                   D Battery, 81st Anti-aircraft and Anti-tank Battalion, 101st Airborne Div.  383

Joerg, Wood                                       551st Parachute Infantry Battalion                                                             482

John, William                                      101st Airborne Division                                                                             383

Johns, Glover                                      1st Battalion, 115th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division                     167; 403

Johnsen, M. M.                                   3rd Photo Reconnaissance Squadron                                                        914

Johnson                                               501st Parachute Infantry Regiment                                                            255

Johnson                                               A Company, 781st Tank Battalion                                                            375

Johnson, Alfred R.                               91st Squadron, 439th Troop Carrier Group                                              893

Johnson, Alvin                                     C Company, 636th Tank Destroyer Battalion                                            382

Johnson, Arthur S.                               USS Sterett                                                                                              726

Johnson, Bernard C.                            71st Reconnaissance Troop, 71st Infantry Division                                    131

Johnson, Bill E.                                    U.S. Army                                                                                                920

Johnson, Billy                                      N/A                                                                                                          471

Johnson, Briard P.                               2nd Armored Division                                                                               727

Johnson, Buester                                 C Company, 325th Glider Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division         482

Johnson, Candy                                   5th Marine Division                                                                                   555

Johnson, Chandler                               2nd Battalion, 28th Marine Regiment, 5th Marine Division                          115; 401

Johnson, Chaney                                 2nd Battalion, 28th Marine Regiment, 5th Marine Division                          115

Johnson, Charles                                 1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                   839

Johnson, Charles D.                            3rd Battalion, 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division  482

Johnson, Charles T.                             109th Field Artillery Battalion                                                                    557

Johnson, Clarence                               USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Johnson, David                                    390th Fighter Squadron, 366th Fighter Group                                             12

Johnson, Davis H.                                USS Sterett                                                                                              726

Johnson, Delbert J.                              A Company, 526th Armored Infantry Battalion                                            97

Johnson, Donald G.                            1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                   839

Johnson, Donald J.                              H Company, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division   482

Johnson, D. L.                                    3rd Photo Reconnaissance Squadron                                                          914      

Johnson, Donald R.                             USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Johnson, Elden                                    78th Squadron, 435th Troop Carrier Group                                                893

Johnson, Eugene E.                             H Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division   383

Johnson, Everett L.                             1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                    839

Johnson, Francis K.                            1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                    839

Johnson, Gerald                                  C Company, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division    482

Johnson, Gerald R.                              Air Force                                                                                                  754

Johnson, Gerald W.                            56th Fighter Group                                                                                    765

Johnson, Gerden                                 4th Infantry Division                                                                                   384

Johnson, Glenn                                    94th Bomb Group                                                                                     346

Johnson, Harry F.                                502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division                     383

Johnson, Hollis                                    C Company, 161st Infantry Regiment                                                          18

Johnson, Howard R.                            501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division                       383

Johnson, Howard "Smiley"                   1st Battalion, 23rd Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division                          152

Johnson, J. B.                                      A Company, 85th Engineer Heavy Pontoon Battalion                                 662

Johnson, J. S.                                      3rd Photo Reconnaissance Squadron                                                         914

Johnson, James                                    USS Johnston                                                                                           565

Johnson, James Elmer                          Marine Air Corps                                                                                      416

Johnson, Jay E.                                   C Company, 761st Tank Battalion                                                              402

Johnson, John J.                                  1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                   839

Johnson, Joseph B.                              A Company, 401st Glider Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division        383

Johnson, Larry                                     2nd Ranger Battalion                                                                                 53; 384

Johnson, LeGrand K.                          F Company, 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division  383

Johnson, Leon                                     44th Bomb Group                                                                                     283; 737

Johnson, Martin H. Jr.                         375th Fighter Squadron, 361st Fighter Group                                            12

Johnson, Melvin L.                              G Company, 401st Glider Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division         482

Johnson, Orris                                    US Army                                                                                                   384

Johnson, Randy                                  F Company, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division                             620

Johnson, Ray M.                                 A Company, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division   482

Johnson, "Red"                                    USS San Francisco                                                                                   726

Johnson, Richard B.                            E Company, 401st Glider Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division          482

Johnson, Richard F.                            506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division                       383

Johnson, Robert                                  761st Tank Battalion                                                                                 402

Johnson, Robert N.                             HQ Company, 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd     482

Johnson, Robert O.                             1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                  839

Johnson, Robert S.                              56th Fighter Group                                                                                   765

Johnson, Ron                                       USS North Carolina                                                                                 810

Johnson, Vernon E.                             Company "F", 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne             893

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Johnson, W. C.                                   "I" Company, 41st Armored Infantry, 2nd Armored Division                      727

Johnson, W. E.                                    Navy Pilot                                                                                                754

Johnson, Walter                                   117th Infantry Regiment, 30th Infantry Division                                          358

Johnson, Warren L.                             1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                   839

Johnson, William H.                             307th Airborne Engineer Battalion, 82nd Airborne Division                        482

Johnson, William T.                              USS Sterett                                                                                              726

Johnson, Wilton                                   HQ Company, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd     482

Johnston, Elmo J.                                 B Troop, 18th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron                                     557

Johnston, Gerald B.                              C Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division 383

Johnston, Wiley                                    C Company, 636th Tank Destroyer Battalion                                           382

Johnstone                                             Lieutenant, B Troop, 18th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron                   831

Joiner, William                                      1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                 839

Jokinen, Ervin W.                                 E Company, 194th Glider Infantry Regiment, 17th Airborne Division         613

Jondal, Ozonville                                  1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                 839

Jones                                                   365th Fighter Squadron, 358th Fighter Group                                           276

Jones                                                   A Battery, 872nd Field Artillery Battalion, 66th Infantry Division               814

Jones                                                   A Company, 743rd Tank Battalion                                                           375

Jones                                                   B Company, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division  482

Jones, Alan Jr.                                     423rd Infantry Regiment, 106th Infantry Division                                       87; 557

Jones, Alan W.                                    106th Infantry Division                                                                              87; 197; 351; 470; 557; 831

Jones, Alex                                          G Company, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division  482

Jones, Alvin                                         327th Glider Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division                            557

Jones, Bobby L.                                  USS Sterett                                                                                              726

Jones, "Bulldog"                                   Sergeant, A Company, 85th Engineer Heavy Pontoon Battalion                 662

Jones, D. H.                                        Scouting Squadron Six, USS Enterprise                                                     361

Jones, David                                        HQ Company, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd      482

Jones, David M.                                  Doolittle's Raiders                                                                                     737

Jones, Delbert                                     Pathfinder, 101st Airborne Division                                                            384

Jones, Donald L.                                 1st Ranger Battalion                                                                                   839

Jones, Donald N.                                 4th Infantry Division                                                                                  384

Jones, Doyle T.                                    HQ Company, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd      482

Jones, Edward                                     29th Reconnaissance Troop, 29th Infantry Division                                    167; 403; 831

Jones, Edwin                                       I Company, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division    482

Jones, Everett                                      USS Chicago                                                                                            469

Jones, Everett                                      2nd Armored Division                                                                               727

Jones, Everett C.                                 82nd Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Armored Division                557

Jones, Frank C.                                   335th Fighter Squadron, 4th Fighter Group                                                319

Jones, Frederick R.                             E Company, 325th Glider Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division         482

Jones, G. D.                                        3rd Photo Reconnaissance Squadron                                                         914

Jones, George M                                 US Army                                                                                                  893

Jones, Gerald D.                                 G Company, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division   482

Jones, Harry                                        VT-17, USS Hornet                                                                                 113

Jones, Homer                                      B Company, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division   482

Jones, James                                       D Company, 761st Tank Battalion                                                             402

Jones, James                                       US Army, Pearl Harbor                                                                             519

Jones, James G.                                  USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jones, James Elmo                              B Company, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division   482

Jones, James R.                                  439th Troop Carrier Group                                                                        893

Jones, John Paul                                  B Company, 141st Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Division                      136

Jones, Lawrence E.                             94th Squadron, 439th Troop Carrier Group                                               893                   

Jones, Lloyd                                        US Army                                                                                                  785

Jones, Louis R.                                    1st Marine Division                                                                                   156

Jones, Louis R.                                    23rd Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division                                               152

Jones, Paul                                          Chinese Expeditionary Force                                                                     62

Jones, Paul A.                                     Army Air Force                                                                                         893

Jones, Paul F.                                      USS Sterett                                                                                              726

Jones, Raymond L.                              USS Sterett                                                                                              726

Jones, Richard H. ("Available")            94th Squadron, 439th Troop Carrier Group                                               893

Jones, Richard T.                                 USS Lardner                                                                                            923

Jones, Robert B.                                  814th Tank Destroyer Battalion                                                                 382; 557; 831

Jones, Robert E.                                  H Company, 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division 383

Jones, Robert N.                                 USS Sterett                                                                                               726

Jones, Rodney E.                                 Army Air Force                                                                                         893

Jones, Roy                                          USS Lardner                                                                                             923

Jones, Vann                                        US Army                                                                                                   419

Jones, W. A. "Arnold"                         F Company, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division   482

Jordan, Chester                                   K Company, 47th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division                         193

Jordan, Clancy A.                               813th Tank Destroyer Battalion                                                                 382

Jordan, Don                                        US Army                                                                                                  419

Jordan, Frank W.                                82nd Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Armored Division                              727

Jordan, George R.                               US Army Air Force                                                                                  6

Jordan, James                                     761st Tank Battalion                                                                                 402

Jordan, John W.                                  3rd Armored Division                                                                               557

Jordan, Lawrence                                B Company, 192nd Tank Battalion                                                           398

Jordan, M. C.                                      3rd Photo Reconnaissance Squadron                                                        914

Jordan, Ross                                        Marines                                                                                                    928

Jordan, Sam                                        D Company, 193rd Infantry Regiment, 17th Airborne Division                   96

Jordan, Wilhelm O.                              119th Infantry Regiment                                                                            727

Jorgensen, R. E.                                   3rd Photo Reconnaissance Squadron                                                        914      

Jortberg, Dick                                     USS Franklin                                                                                            186

Joseph, John T.                                   507th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division                        482

Joseph, Vern L.                                   2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division                      200

Joslyn, Paul                                         435th Troop Carrier Group                                                                       383

Joss                                                    Captain, D Company, 103rd Medical Battalion, 28th Infantry Division        612

Jossen, Lawrence E.                            439th Troop Carrier Group                                                                       893

Joster, Roy                                          E Company, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division   482

Jourdain, John                                     US Army                                                                                                   419

Joy, Charles                                        USS Louisville                                                                                           469

Julian, Joseph                                      US Army                                                                                                   419

Juno, Joseph                                        B Company, 703rd Tank Destroyer Battalion                                            382

Jurecko, Edward                                 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division                       383

Jurgenson, Don                                    G Company, 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division 383

Jurika, Stephen                                    USS Franklin                                                                                            186; 737; 843

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