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Adair County, Kentucky, Veterans List

An honorable listing of Adair Countians who have served in the Armed Services. Please send any additions using our contact form, and updates using the links beside listings below.

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Veterans whose names start with W
  • Wade, Raymond R.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Waggener, Arthur Lee
    Air Force (Update)

  • Walker, Bryan
    Army, Afghanistan, operation Noble Eagle II, 2002-2003; Operation Enduring Freedom, 2008-2009 (Update)

  • Walker, Bryce
    World War I (Update)

  • Walker, Clifton
    Army, WWII (Update)

  • Walker, Doc
    World War I (Update)

  • Walker, Henry Clay
    Civil War, Federal (Co. B, 13th KY Inf.) (Update)

  • Walker, Howard Jr.
    Korean War (Update)

  • Walker, Howard L.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Walker, Hughes
    Army, Vietnam War, Hughes Walker, U.S. Army during the Vietnam era, though he did not serve in Vietnam. He left service as a 1st Lieutenant (Update)

  • Walker, Paul H.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Walker, Stewart
    Army (Update)

  • Walker, William Lawrence
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Walker, William R. Sr.
    World War I (Update)

  • Walker, William Richard Jr.
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Wall, William Oliver
    WWI (Update)

  • Ward, George T.
    Army, World War II, KIA (Update)

  • Ward, Imogene
    World War II, Jodie, Luard, Richard, and Verlin Wethington, and Imogene Wethington Ward, all of whom served in WWII, are brothers and sister, the children of Leonard and Mary Green Wethington of the Roley Community. (Update)

  • Warren, Charles
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Warren, Charles Leslie
    Korean War (Update)

  • Watson, Cameron A.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Watson, Carl
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Watson, Green P.
    Civil War, Federal (Update)

  • Watson, Hugh J.
    Army, WWII (Update)

  • Watson, James Hugh
    Army, WWII (Update)

  • Watson, Larry Steven
    Army, Vietnam War (Update)

  • Watson, Leon J.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Watson, Owen P.
    World War I (Update)

  • Watson, Robert H.
    Army Air Forces, World War II (Update)

  • Watson, Samuel Green
    Infantry, Civil War, Corporal, 13th KY Infantry Co. C. (Update)

  • Watson, Thomas M.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Watson, Thomas Tarlton
    World War I (Update)

  • Watson, William C. (Bill)
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Watson, William Milton (Bill)
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Watts, Ben
    Army, Afghanistan, Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan), Purple Heart. (Update)

  • Watts, Chris
    Air Force, Vietnam, US AIR FORCE: JUNE 1966 thru MAY 1970, VIETNAM: FEB.1969 thru MAY 1970. (Update)

  • Weatherford, John S.
    World War I (Update)

  • Webb, Benjamin Edward
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Webb, Edward
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Webb, George H.
    Navy, Korean War (Update)

  • Webb, Paul S.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Webb, Zack
    Army, World War II, Korean War (Update)

  • Webb, Zack Kendall
    Vietnam War (Update)

  • Wells, Murrel B.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Werth, Thomas H.
    Army, Vietnam War, Thomas H. Werth, MSG, US Army retired, 42 years toal service, 20 years active duty, 22 years Army Civilian, Vietnam veteran (Update)

  • Wesley, Edwin Hugh
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wesley, Larney E.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • West, Brad
    National Guard, Desert Storm, Supply specialist 623rd FA Bravo Co. 1990-1992, Served with 623rd Field Artillery National Guard. (Update)

  • West, Freeman
    Vietnam War (Update)

  • West, Hershel L.
    World War II (Update)

  • West, Raymond
    World War II (Update)

  • West, Richard
    Vietnam War (Update)

  • West, Robert Scott
    World War II (Update)

  • West, William Paul
    World War II (Update)

  • Westmoreland, Harry Hugh
    (Update)

  • Westmoreland, James Aaron
    World War I (Update)

  • Wethington, Billy Joe
    (Update)

  • Wethington, Elzy
    Army, Civil War, Union. (Update)

  • Wethington, James Harold
    Air Force, Korean War, Vietnam War (Update)

  • Wethington, James R.
    Army, WWII (Update)

  • Wethington, Joseph (Jodie)
    Army, World War II, Jodie, Luard, Richard, Verlin, and Imogene Wethington Ward, (listed in "W") all of whom served in WWII, are brothers and sister, the children of Leonard and Mary Green Wethington of the Roley Community. (Update)

  • Wethington, Luard
    Army, World War II, Jodie, Luard, Richard, Verlin, and Imogene Wethington Ward, (listed in "W") all of whom served in WWII, are brothers and sister, the children of Leonard and Mary Green Wethington of the Roley Community. (Update)

  • Wethington, Richard
    World War II, Jodie, Luard, Richard, Verlin, and Imogene Wethington Ward, (listed in "W") all of whom served in WWII, are brothers and sister, the children of Leonard and Mary Green Wethington of the Roley Community. (Update)

  • Wethington, Thomas
    (Update)

  • Wethington, Verlin
    World War II, Jodie, Luard, Richard, Verlin, and Imogene Wethington Ward, (listed in "W") all of whom served in WWII, are brothers and sister, the children of Leonard and Mary Green Wethington of the Roley Community. (Update)

  • Wethington, William Roy
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wheat, Avery
    Army, World War II, (this is not the Avery Wheat of Russell Co. who later became a minister) (Update)

  • Wheat, Burnal E.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wheat, Doyle
    Army, World War II, KIA (Update)

  • Wheat, James Curtis
    Army, Civil War, Co. K, 21st Ky. Volunteer Infantry, Union. (1838-1910). (Update)

  • Wheat, Joseph T.
    Army, World War I, Died in France during the war. (Update)

  • Wheeler, Aaron
    World War II (Update)

  • Wheeler, Everett D.
    Air Force (Update)

  • Wheeler, Noel Carson
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Wheeler, Ulice (Ulis) E.
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Wheet, Arlin Jay
    Vietnam War (Update)

  • Wheet, Byron
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wheet, Elbert H.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wheet, Nealry S.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • White, Barry
    (Update)

  • White, Beacher
    Air Force (Update)

  • White, Billy Joe
    Air Force (Update)

  • White, Bobby
    Army (Update)

  • White, Donald Ray
    Vietnam War (Update)

  • White, Jack
    Navy (Update)

  • White, John T.
    World War I, World War II (Update)

  • White, Mont C.
    Spanish-American War, Served in the Philippine Islands; died early April, 1902, near Lafayette, La., while en route home after contracting a tropical disease in the Philippines. (Update)

  • White, Nolan Ray
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • White, Norman F.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • White, Ray
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • White, Robert M.
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • White, Ronnie E. (1955-2015)
    Army (Update)

  • White, Simon P.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • White, William
    World War II (Update)

  • Whitehead, Chester
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Whitlock, Hubert Osker (H.O.)
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Whitlock, John Billy
    Army (Update)

  • Whittington, Chester W.
    Army and Kentucky National Guard, Iraq I (Update)

  • Wiggins, Merl D., Jr.
    Vietnam War (Update)

  • Wilborn, James
    Army, Served c. 1885-1905. (Update)

  • Wilcoxson, Ed
    Air Force, World War II, Korean War (Update)

  • Wilcoxson, Pete
    Navy, Vietnam War (Update)

  • Wilkerson, Charles W.
    Army, Korean War (Update)

  • Wilkerson, Henry A. (James)
    Navy, Air Force, Korean War, Vietnam War (Update)

  • Wilkerson, Ken M.
    Army, Korean War (Update)

  • Wilkinson, Lawrence Ray
    Korean War (Update)

  • Wilkinson, Milford Sidney
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Willan, Ralph
    Marine Corps, World War II (Update)

  • Willan, Woodruff Miller
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Williams, Charles R., Jr.
    Army Air Corps, World War II (Update)

  • Williams, Charles Ronnie
    Army, Vietnam War (Update)

  • Williams, Homer T.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Williams, Jack
    Marine Corps, World War II (Update)

  • Williams, Jim
    (Update)

  • Williams, John R.
    Cavalry, Civil War, 5th KY Cavalry Co. I. (Update)

  • Williams, Rev. Kenneth C.
    Army, World War II, Reverend Kenneth C. Williams served in the army and fought in the Battle of the Bulge in World War II. He received a Purple Heart because he was injured and ended up losing a finger in the war. He lived in Adair County from 1960 until his death on March 1, 1994. (Update)

  • Williams, Ronald W.
    Army, Vietnam War (Update)

  • Williams, Samuel T. (Sam)
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Williams, Thomas P.
    Cavalry, Civil War, 5th KY Cavalry Co. I. (Update)

  • Williams, Vernon T.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Williams, Willie Frank
    Iraq I (Update)

  • Willis, Andrew Martin
    Marines, Corporal, 0331 Machine Gunner, Served October 2011-October 2015 (Update)

  • Willis, Bobbie C.
    Air Force (Update)

  • Willis, Ed
    World War I (Update)

  • Willis, George Henry
    World War I (Update)

  • Willis, Glenn Reid
    Vietnam War (Update)

  • Willis, Greg
    Navy, Vietnam War (Update)

  • Willis, Harold D.
    Navy, Korean War (Update)

  • Willis, Hudson
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Willis, Jacob (Jake)
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Willis, Jim Ed
    Army, Spanish-American War (Update)

  • Willis, L. J.
    Army, World War II, Awarded a Purple Heart. (Update)

  • Willis, Luther R.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Willis, Malcom E.
    Army (Medical Corps), World War II (Update)

  • Willis, Maxie A.
    Marine Corps, World War II (Update)

  • Willis, Mont
    World War I (Update)

  • Willis, Ray G.
    Army, World War II, KIA (Update)

  • Willis, Rev. C. C.
    World War I (Update)

  • Willis, Robert F.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Willis, Robert G.
    World War I (Update)

  • Willis, Robert L.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Willis, Roy W.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Willis, W. R. (Buck)
    Civil War, Federal (Update)

  • Willis, William E.
    World War I (Update)

  • Willis, William E. (W.E.), Jr.
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Willis, William Leslie
    World War I (Update)

  • Willis, Woodrow
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wilmore, J. A.
    World War I (Update)

  • Wilmore, Robert
    World War I, Died During The War (Update)

  • Wilson, Anthony D.
    Army, Tanker. Entered 1979 (Update)

  • Wilson, Billie Kay
    (Update)

  • Wilson, Billy
    Marines (Update)

  • Wilson, C. Allison
    Civil War, Federal (Update)

  • Wilson, Charles Edwin
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, Dickie
    Army (Update)

  • Wilson, Donnie
    Navy (Update)

  • Wilson, Guy B.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, Harry
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, James F.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, James L.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, James O.
    War with Mexico, Capt. Jack Squires Co. (Update)

  • Wilson, Jerry
    (Update)

  • Wilson, John M.
    Civil War, Federal (Update)

  • Wilson, Johnnie E.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, Kenneth
    Vietnam War (Update)

  • Wilson, Loren V.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, Roy H.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, Roy R.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, Sammy
    (Update)

  • Wilson, T. J.
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, Todd
    (Update)

  • Wilson, Virgil E.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, Wilbur H.
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, William
    World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, William E.
    Marine Corps, World War II (Update)

  • Wilson, Wilmer Odell
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Winfrey, Charlie S.
    Spanish-American War, World War I (Update)

  • Winfrey, E. F.
    Army, Served c. 1907. (Update)

  • Wingler, Felicia K.
    Army (Update)

  • Wingler, Thomas D. Jr.
    Korean War (Update)

  • Winngler, Jr.
    (Update)

  • Wisdom, James
    World War II (Update)

  • Wisdom, James L.
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Wisnar, Gerald C.
    Air Force (Update)

  • Wolford, Almon
    (Update)

  • Wolford, Alton
    (Update)

  • Wolford, Arthur C.
    World War I (Update)

  • Wolford, Clyde
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wolford, Elba
    Navy, World War II (Update)

  • Wolford, Eugene
    (Update)

  • Wolford, Francis Marion
    Cavalry, Civil War, Captain, 1st KY Cavalry Co. A, KIA at Hillsboro, Macon, GA. (Update)

  • Wolford, Frank Lane
    Cavalry, Civil War, Colonel, 1st KY Cavalry. Also Mexican War, 3rd KY Infantry Co. G. (Update)

  • Wolford, Gary
    (Update)

  • Wolford, George E.
    service branch unknown, World War II (Update)

  • Wolford, George F.
    World War I (Update)

  • Wolford, George Milton
    Union Cavalry, Civil War (Union), George Milton Wolford, served in the Union Cavalry during the Civil War. He was a nephew of Col. Frank Wolford. He was later the sheriff of Adair County and hanged the last two men to be hanged in Adair County in 1884 Click here for photograph (Update)

  • Wolford, Malcom A.
    Army Air Corps, World War II (Update)

  • Wolford, Omer
    World War II (Update)

  • Wolford, Randall
    (Update)

  • Wolford, William Cyrus
    Infantry, Civil War, Sgt., 13th KY Infantry Co. B. (Update)

  • Womack, William
    Civil War, Federal (Update)

  • Woodrum, Albert Lewis
    (Update)

  • Woodrum, William Nathan
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wooldridge, Alvin Ray
    Army (Update)

  • Wooldridge, Charles Eugene
    Army (Update)

  • Wooldridge, Ed
    World War I (Update)

  • Wooten, Aubrey N.
    Army, World War II (Update)

  • Wooten, Matthew
    Federal, Civil War, The deceased was an artilleryman in the Federal army in the war of rebellion... --From the Adair County News, May 2nd, 1922. (Update)

  • Wooten, Norman
    (Update)

  • Workman, Everett
    World War I (Update)

  • Wright, Ernest
    Army, WWII (Update)



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