IDAHO MILITARY PROJECT

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Canyon County - World War II Veterans

Canyon County - World War II Veterans

  • ANDRAE, HARRY CONRAD, buried at the Canyon Hill Cemetery.
  • CATE, JOHN WESLEY, Born July 12, 1920 in Mountain Home, served as a Corporal in the US Marines in the pacific died April 11, 1996 and is buried in the cemetery at Middleton, Idaho.
  • GLAZE, CLIFFORD, 1st Lt. USAF, Born July 30, 1922 in Allen Nebraska and died June 13, 1944 in a plane crash in England. Buried in Canyon Hill Cemetery.
  • GLAZE, KEITH, S/SGT USMC, Born Sept. 23, 1923 in Allen Nebraska and died June 6, 1997 in Caldwell Idaho. Buried in Canyon Hill Cemetery.
  • ISENBERG, CARL LOGAN, B: Caldwell, Idaho 20 December 1902. D: Boise, Idaho 29 April 1974. Buried: Canyon Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Idaho. Parents: John Logan Isenberg and Cora McConnel Isenberg, daughter of David K. McConnel. Enlisted in the 116th Cavalry Regiment, Idaho National Guard December 1921. Commissioned as 2d lieutenant Adjutants General Department November 1926. Promoted to 1st lieutenant, Cavalry May 1927; to captain, field artillery February 1929. Called to active duty October 1940. Promoted to major, field artillery May 1941 and to lieutenant colonel, field artillery May 1943. Served at Fort Francis E. Warren, Cheyenne, Wyoming and Fort Lewis, Washington. Assigned as commander, 951st Field Artillery Battalion (155mm Howitzer, Towed). May 1943. Took the battalion to England in December 1944. Participated in the Normandy Invasion in June 1944, taking the battalion ashore at Utah Beach on D+3 as part of VII Corps Artillery. Commanded the 951st FA Battalion throughout the remainder of the European War, participating in the St. Lo breakout, Battle of the Bulge, and battle of the Heurtgen Forest. Returned to the United States August 1945. Served on the Marshal Mission in Peiping, China under General George C. Marshall March thru November 1946. Assigned as U.S. Property and Fiscal Officer, Headquarters, Idaho National Guard May 1948. Retired with rank of colonel in 1957.

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