Robert Stokley Close (1920) - World War 2

Robert Stokley Close (1920) – World War 2

Robert Stokley Close (1920) was born in Wanamassa, New Jersey, the son of Egbert W Close (1891) and Ruth Ester Bunnell. He was inducted into the US Air Cadets in 1943 at Asbury Park, New Jersey and was posted overseas in 1944 as a B-17 […]

Richard Howard Close (1904) - World War 2

Richard Howard Close (1904) – World War 2

Richard Howard Close (1904) was born in California, America, the son of Cicero Howard Close (1864) and Della Margaret Doxey. He enlisted into the US Navy in 1942 at California and was subsequently awarded the Purple Heart Medal for his services.