County Veterans Memorial Edition
GEN. GEORGE MARSHALL'S VICTORY REPORT
Cover Page. (Photograph with caption.)
Biennial Report of the Chief of Staff of the United States Army, 1943 to 1945, to
the Secretary of War
EDWARD B. HARNEY
CHAPTER No. 12
DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS
Corpus Christi, Texas
GENERAL MARSHALL'S REPORT IS PUBLISHED BY PERMISSION OF THE WARD DEPARTMENT OF THE
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
However, it should be clearly understood that the War Department
does not endorse any commercial product or advertising campaign of any kind and
neither the publishers nor the sponsors make any claim that the War Department endorses
their efforts in bringing about a wider distribution of this historic document.
OF NUECES COUNTY COMPILED BY GOLD STAR MOTHERS
Following are listed the names of Nueces County veterans killed
in World War II. Name of the veteran is given, date of birth, place where death
occurred, and mother's name....
2nd Lt. Lloyd Hughes, July 12, 1921-Aug. 1, 1943. Ploesti, Rumania.
(Mrs. Mildred M. Jordan, 1113 Sixth Street, Corpus
Page 4. Lloyd Herbert HUGHES is listed in sixth paragraph from the
Lloyd Hughes, July 12, 1921 - Aug. 1, 1943.
(Page 21. Photograph with caption.)
Christi Chapter of American Gold Star Mothers, Inc.
(Page 24. Photograph with caption.) (Note:
Mildred Mae RAINEY Hughes Jordan is pictured fifth
from the right.)
Christi Chapter of American Gold Star Mothers, Inc....
Mrs. J. R. Jordan, 1113 Sixth....
(Page 24a. Note: Mildred Mae RAINEY
Hughes Jordan is listed twelfth from the top.)
Military Order of the Purple Heart
Corpus Christi Chapter 230
Roster of Members . . .
James M. Jordan, Corpus Christi.
(Page 25a. Note: James Marion JORDAN is listed sixteenth on the
right. He was Pete's half brother.)
AUXILIARY--Edward B. Harney Chapter #12 Disabled American Veterans
(Page 29. Photograph with caption.) (Note:
Mildred Mae RAINEY Hughes Jordan pictured standing
fifth from the right.)
Edward B. Harney Chapter #12 DAV and auxiliary. Also members of the Gold Star Mother
Club of Corpus Christi who recently became members of the Disabled American Veterans
Auxiliary, Edward B. Harney Chapter #12. In the group above they are shown with
members of the DAV Auxiliary and DAV Chapter officers. Seated, left to right, are
Fay Adams, Mrs. Annie Ogden, secretary-treasurer. Mrs. Annie L. Rule, Mrs. Selma
Harney, adjutant of the DAV's, Mrs. H. L. Harris, president of the Gold Star Mothers,
Mrs. J. R. Jordon [sic - Jordan]. Center row are Mikey Adams, Mrs. Harry
Lee Olsen, Mrs. J. W. Moore, Mrs. Sallie Arnold, Mrs. R. D. Vulcasin, Mrs. R. M.
Hobbs, and Mrs. William Roscoe. Standing are Mrs. Jim Haynes, Mrs. Celia Feil, senior
vice-commander DAV Auxiliary, W. Fulkhardt, Lester Steen, Emanuel G. Feil, commander
DAV, Judge Garland Brown, Faires P. Wade, adjutant DAV, Mrs. Faires Wade, Mrs. Garland
(Page 31. Photograph with caption.) (Note:
Mildred Mae RAINEY Hughes Jordan is pictured at
sitting on the floor at the far right.)
Source: Personal Papers - Biennial Report of the Chief
of Staff of the U.S. Army, General George C. Marshall's Victory Report (Corpus Christi,
Nueces County, Texas, USA, 1943-1945.)