What's New
Search Engine
Photo Gallery
Unit History
Unit Honors
Voices Of Past
F&F Association
How To Submit


Grave marker for Lawrence F. Rhoades in Killeen Memorial Park, Killeen (Bell county), Texas.

Lawrence registered for the draft in Miami, FL on 1 July 1941 and was inducted into the Army at Camp Upton, Yaphank, NY 0on 8 June 1944.  Noe that he listed his primary contact as being in Miami, OK and that he was rmployed in Miami, FL.  Both locations are valid.

Pfc Rhoades was transferred from the 82nd Airborne Division to Company C, 58th PIR on 13 October 1945.

He was discharged on 8 June 1946 but re-enlisted on 30 January 1948 and served until 31 August 1969 when he retired as a Sergeant first Class.

Copyright and all other rights reserved by the Family and Friends of The 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment Association or by those who are otherwise cited,
For problems or questions regarding this web site, please contact