VETERANS HONOR ROLL

By recording the names of men and women from Allen County, Indiana, who participated in the military services in this new century, we hope to pay tribute to their contribution to our community and our nation. This honor roll will be made available at the Allen County Veterans Council, the Veterans Hall of the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, and online.

John D. Hannigan, a veteran of the Korean War, Cold War, and Vietnam War in U.S. Army Military Intelligence, is the facilitator of this project. He is collecting and recording information about our 21st Century military veterans in a computer database.

The Allen County Genealogical Society of Indiana, an organization devoted to family history research, is supporting this project by providing this online site.

 

How You Can Help

If you know of a family within Allen County that has a member who has served in the United States Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, National Guard, Navy, Marine Corps, or reserves since January 1, 2000, please consider submitting their name(s) and service details for inclusion on this Honor Roll. We are collecting the following information for each veteran:

 

Name
Rank
Branch of Service
Military Address
Hometown
Countries Served in While in Military
Dates of Service
If Wounded [W] in Line of Duty or Killed [K] in Line of Duty

 

Any of the following attributes qualify 21st-Century military veterans for inclusion on this honor roll:
Born in Allen County
Resided in Allen County at any time in his or her life
Attended school or worked in Allen County
Was a member of an Allen County church or religious organization
Served in a military unit based in Allen County

 

You may submit veteran information and corrections by email to naginnahj@verizon.net or by mail using this address:
John Hannigan at:
21st Century Allen County Veterans Honor Roll
P.O. Box 15364
Fort Wayne, IN 46835

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