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LTC Lionel Billman
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1923
Logansport
Cass County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 2000
Springdale
Washington County
Arkansas, USA

Lieutenant Colonel (Ret) Lionel Billman passed away March 26, 2000. Colonel Billman was the creator of the Minuteman statue in the lobby of the 38th Infantry Division Headquarters armory.

He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from February 28, 1943 until October 20, 1945, attaining the rank of 1st Lieutenant.

He was appointed as Captain on December 7, 1948 in 1st Battalion, 293rd Infantry. He served as Executive Officer, 2nd Battle Group, 293rd Infantry and as Executive Officer of 2nd Brigade, 38th Infantry Division, until his separation as Lieutenant Colonel on January 31, 1965.

Information from the 3rd quarter 2000 Retired Guardian, Issue #20 Newsletter published by the Indiana National Guard, July 1, 2000.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Carl Henry Billman (1896 - 1957)
  Gladys May Gibson Billman (1899 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Muriel Mathias Billman (1927 - 1993)
 
 Siblings:
  Lionel Billman (1923 - 2000)
  Barbara Billman Burkhart (1930 - 2012)*
  Marc Billman (1934 - 2011)*
  Jill Billman Shumann (1939 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
US Army World War II
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Logansport
Cass County
Indiana, USA
Plot: 06-0358 -01
 
Created by: Mark
Record added: Mar 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34570108
LTC Lionel Billman
Added by: Deb Minniear Rush
 
LTC Lionel Billman
Added by: Deb Minniear Rush
 
LTC Lionel Billman
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Added by: Mark
 
 
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- Greg Raike
 Added: Jan. 25, 2010
Army Air Corps emblem of WW II.
- Greg Raike
 Added: Jan. 25, 2010
 
 
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