Army Badge
  • Name: Cecil Melvin Loucks
  • Location of Birth: Motley, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: October 6, 1916
  • Date of Death: July 13, 2004
  • Parents: Albert Loucks & Anna (Clemens) Loucks
  • High School and Class:
  • College:
  • Highest Rank: CPL (Corporal)
  • Branch: Army
  • Other Branch:
  • Date Sworn In: May 4, 1942
  • Place Sworn In:
  • Date of Discharge: November 26, 1945
  • Place of Discharge:
  • Military Awards:

  • Military Highlights:
    WW II Draft Registration Cards – 10/16/1940 – 03/31/1947
    State: Minnesota
    Name: Cecil Melvin Loucks
    Race: White
    Age: 24
    Birth Date: October 6, 1916
    Birth Place: Motley, Minnesota, USA
    Residence Place: Togo, Itasca, Minnesota, USA
    Registration Date: October 16, 1940
    Employer: Self
    Weight: 160
    Height: 5-11
    Complexion: Light
    Eye Color: Blue
    Hair Color: Brown
    Next of Kin: Florence Hemphill, sister, Togo, Itasca, Minnesota

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

  • MIA / POW:

  • Civilian Life:
    Cecil Loucks married Shirley Aubrey in Minnesota in 1952. He had attended the Pillager, Minnesota schools. He was a truck driver for 30 years for Pickands-Mather's Danube Mine, Mahoning Ore and Steel and worked for the National Forest Service for 10 years.

    Cecil died in Coleraine, Minnesota and is buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Coleraine, Minnesota (newer military section). He is survived by his wife, Shirley; a daughter, Holly Ann Loucks; sons, Kevin, Colin, Patrick, and James; and two grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, six sisters and three brothers.

  • Tribal Affiliation(s):