Private Steve Homer, son of Michael Homer of Baggaley. Entered the service in Sept 1942. Trained in Mass., Fla., and Calif., Embarked from Calif. to S. Pacific. Participated in battles including New Guinea, New Benton, Philippines, Okinawa, Iwo Jima and Netherlands East Indies. Awarded 6 Battle Stars. Discharged Dec 1945.
Photo from the Westmoreland Archives