Veterans' Memorial Project

Francis Vincent Hendron

Chebanse, IL

World War II

College: Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences

Graduation Year: 1941

Service Branch: Army

Rank: Captain

Date of Birth: 12/01/1917

Date of Death: 06/01/1945

Alpha Tau Alpha

Captain Hendron enlisted on June 18, 1941, at Chicago, Illinois, and served with the 94th Reconn Squadron, 14th Armored Division. He is buried at Lorraine American Cemetery, St. Avold, France, Plot E Row 21 Grave 41. He was awarded the Bronze Star.

-taken from Illinois Alumni News, April, 1946

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