Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1939

Franklin Frasier FRANKLIN C. FRASIER, 25, son of Mr. & Mrs. F.B. Frasier of Ranger, TX was killed in action on Sept. 13, 1944, in the Italian Theatre. Cpl. Frasier had entered the service at the time the National Guards were called into service in Nov. of 1940, & had been in foreign service since April of 1943 serving with the infantry. He had gone through training at Camp Bowie, TX, Camp Blanding, FL & Camp Edwards, MA. He was born in Michigan on Aug. 5, 1919 and came to Ranger with his parents in 1920. He was educated at Ranger High School and played with the Bulldogs in 1937. He was known to his friends as "Spot". Before entering the service he was employed by Pete Jensen in a hydraulic casing pulling oil well crew. Besides his parents he was survived by a sister, Ruby Frasier (RHS-1937) and two brothers, Howard Frasier (RHS-1946) of Ranger and Robert Frasier (RHS-1943). At the time of Franklin's death, Robert Frasier was serving as an S 2/c with the Pacific Fleet.