Birth certificate and grave marker for Stanfield A. Stach in
Section 303 of the Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery, Houston (Harris county),
Stanfield joined the Army on 20 December 1940. His
earliest service details are unknown, including when he joined the 50p8th.
On 10 November 1943, Captain Stach was announced as the new
Regimental Claims Officer, relieving Captain Donald K. Ipson of that duty.
There is currently no other known mention of Captain Stach in
508th records but the Veterans Administration file indicates that he left
the service as a Major on 8 May 1947.