Grave marker for Henry S. McMasters in
the Fairlawn Cemetery, Comanche (Stephens county), Oklahoma.
"Mac" enlisted the Army at Oklahoma City, OK on 3
November 1941 and was assigned to Company C, 508th PIR.
Pvt McMasters was wounded in action in France on 7 July
44 and again in Belgium on 7 January 1945. He was also taken
captive and apparently escaped at some point in time. The event
was not recorded in any Morning Report but Pfc McMasters was amongst a
group of men listed as
Prisoners of War" that were sent home early on 27 July 1945.