My Centennial Military Voices is a recognition project that honors and recognizes the men and women in the Centennial community who have served our country. The following individuals have served or are currently serving in the U.S. Army. 



Dates of Service


Arther, Paul Dr. 1943 - 1945  
Arthur, James H.  Dr.  1943 - 1946  
Baldwin, Dennis   1954 - 1956  
Barnes, Paul 1st Lt.   (follow link for full bio)
Bouffard, John J.   1942 - 1945 U.S. Army Air Corps
Bowman, Herb   1946 - 1947 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, worked on Manhattan Project
Burqhardt, James W.   November 1941 - October 1975 Active and Reserve times
Cox, Nelson   1943 - 1946 (follow link for full bio)
Donahue, Roy 1st Lt.  March 1943 - September 1946  
Dunlap, Laurence "Larry"   August 1942 - June 1944 U.S. Army Air Corps; WWII
Engelsman, Kenneth D.   November 1966 - October 1968  
Erickson, Howard    1942- 1977  
Fisher, Glenn   March 1943 - November 1945 Active duty WWII
Gnadt, Wayne​   1953 - 1955 (follow link for full bio)
Gehle, Henry   1943 - 1945 U.S. Army Air Corps; 8th
Gilbert, Vivian   1944 - 1945 United Services Organizations
Gnadt, Wayne Sgt. 1953 - 1955  
Gordon, Herman   July 1943 - October 1945  
Hill, Glenn   1940 - 1945 U.S. Army Air Corps; B-25 Pilot
Hughett, Bryce   1944 - 1946  
Humphreys, John Dr.

U.S. Army: 1944 - 1946

U.S. Army Reserves: 1946 - 1953

Juarez, Enrique   1986 - 1990 Squad Leader
Keebler, William E.   June 1946 - January 1948  
Kelly, Jack   January 1958 - July 1965  
Klein, Joel R.     (follow link for full bio)
Lilley Jr., Roy   1944 - 1946  
Peterson, Pete   1942 - 1946 U.S. Army Air Corps; Armament/Gunnery Officer
Plachy, Jon M.    August 1956 - June 1959  
Riccio, Charles "Ric" A. 1st Lt. 1951 - 1953 24th Infantry Division; Infantry Vietnam Bronze Star Medal
Scoville, Wilber E.    September 1952 - September 1954  
Simpson, Bob Private 1950 - 1952 Served in Army Medical Corps. 
Stevens, Carla   1943 - 1945 U.S. Army Air Corps
Talman Jr., James B.     (follow link for full bio) 
Velzen, Frank   1945 - 1947  
Vente, Jack   1947 - 1950 Dutch Army
Westwick, Ernie     (follow link for full bio)
Williams, Billy F.    February 1942 - December 1946  


To submit information:

Submit information online, or download the PDF form. Once forms and photos are submitted, they will be posted on this section of the City's website.

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