Young County Heroes

They Paid Dearly That We Might Live Freely. Remember Them.

Lusk, Robert Lee, Jr.

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Capt. Robert Lee Lusk, Jr., son of Mr. and mrs. R. L. Lusk, Coolidge, husband of Jeanne Lane, attended Cooledge High, and Baylor Univ. Entered Army AF in 1941, trained at Ft. Sill, Okla., Camp Polk, La., Ft. Knox, Ky., Pine Camp, N. Y., Camp Young, Cal., and Camp Bowie, Texas. Served in England, France, and battle of Normandy. Awarded Purple Heart, ETO with 3 battle stars, and Unit Cit. Wounded in France in 1944. Discharged in 1945.