RANGERS Twigg, Roger McFarland

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Twigg
  • FORENAME
Roger McFarland
  • UNIT
4 Ranger Bn (Company E)
  • RANK
Sergeant
  • NUMBER
13073260
  • AWARD
Silver Star with oak leaf cluster
  • PLACE
Italy 1943-44
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

born 15.12.1921 Ebbett's Creek Road,Pennsylvania
son of Claud and Lucy Jane (nee McFarland) Twigg
Civilian Conservation Corps
graduated Fort Hill High School 1942
Actor in civilian life
enlisted 16.6.1942 Baltimore,Maryland
1st Division
1 Ranger Bn (Company F)
4 Ranger Bn (Company E)
WIA 1944 Italy
awards Silver Star with oak leaf cluster,Purple Heart
FSSF 1944
discharged 16.12.1944 Fort George G. Meade,Maryland
attended Catherman's Business School
attended Auburn University
Metropolitan Police Force,Washington,D.C.
Secret Service 1950-52
Deputy Sheriff of Bedford County,Pennsylvania
safety director,Midwest Motor Express,Bismarck,North Dakota
married Betty Agnes (4 sons Roger,Edward,Joseph and Raymond,2 daughters Linda and Claudia)
died 23.3.2008 North St Paul,Minnesota
Fort Snelling National Cemetery,Minneapolis,Hennepin County,Minnesota Section CC1 Row 14 Site 11A
 
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