Private – United States Army
DOD: December 22, 1944
PVT Albert McCracken enlisted in the Army soon after his graduation from EAWRCHS.
He received his basic training at Fort McClelland, AL. The last the family heard from him he was in Germany.
PARENTS: Mr. & Mrs. Albert B. McCracken, 50 West Penning, Wood River
FAMILY: Brothers - Carl Rogers of Bethalto and Wilson Rogers of East Alton
Sister - Mrs. Edward Betts of Springfield