Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Franks in:
 • Fort Logan National Cemetery
 • Denver
 • Denver County
 • Colorado
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Willis Turner Frank
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Nov. 27, 1917
Death: May 31, 1996

Obit from Jacksonville IL Newspaper

FRANK, Willis Turner; b. 1917, Jacksonville, IL; d. 31 May 1996, CO; bu.: (not given); WWII Army Veteran and a POW; M. Carla (maiden, date & place not given); resident of Denver, CO; Fa.: Walter L. Frank; Mo.: Martha Capps; Survived by his wife; two sons: Carl of Denver and MacGregor of NC; two daughters; Kisi of Phoenix, AZ and Candace Hogan of Lakewood, CA; a brother: Walter of Jacksonville; and six grandchildren.

His first wife was Martha Belle Baum. They were living in Denver and were still married at the time of her father's death in 1951. Martha died in 1983 in Pinal County Arizona, burial unknown.

▼ Personnel File Core Info:
Willis T Frank
Ser. Number O 401154
Residence Illinois
Rank Captain or Assistant Superintendent or Director
Service Army, Air Corps
Organization Bombardment Heavy
Parent Unit 0091
Unit Type Group Regiment Commands System
Detaining Power Germany
Camp Stalag Luft 3 Sagan Silesia Bavaria Move
First Report 07/14/1943
Last Report 06/01/1945
Area European Theatre France
Source Official Sources
Status Liberated or Repatriated


Fort Logan National Cemetery
Denver County
Colorado, USA
Plot: MB, 0, 224
Maintained by: Mary & Kent
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 665865
Willis Turner Frank
Added by: S. McCoskey ~ Sleuthhound
Willis Turner Frank
Cemetery Photo
Added by: S. McCoskey ~ Sleuthhound
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Mary & Kent
 Added: Jan. 26, 2012

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service