A Company Roster

 

 

 

 

Personnel of A Company, 192nd Tank Battalion

COVERING THE PERIOD 1 DECEMBER 1941 TO

 1 NOVEMBER 1945

 

The following roster was compiled from our research, from information provided by surviving members of the battalion, newspaper articles, and the official army report of Jacques V. Merrifield, 1st Lt., Aide-de-camp, 192nd Tank Battalion written after the war in November, 1945.

 

To identify the original National Guardsmen who were assigned to Headquarters Company, they have been listed in the companies in which they originally were members.

  RAMP (Recovered Allied Military Personnel)

KIA (Killed In Action)

 


Transfer to Military Police

Pfc.                                                                                                              
McCarthy, George Jr.                                                                                             

20645234                                                      
Ramp                       
Reported to American Forces - Jan. 45                                                                                                                                    
Wisconsin                            


 

Assigned to:

Headquarters

Provisional Tank Group

Enlisted Men

M/Sgt.                                                                
Havens. Robert G.                                                     
20645204                           
Died             
                                                                                                    
Clark Field Work Detail - 1 July 42 - dysentery & cerebral malaria   
Wisconain            
Prueher, George R.
20645238 Died
Clark Field Work Detail - 1 July 42 - dysentery & cerebral malaria Wisconsin
Pfc.
Knipshield, Donald
20645215 KIA

Sinking: Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea
Wisconsin


 

Assigned to:

Headquarters Company

Officers

Capt.                                                                                                                                                        
Thorman, Rusell C.
                                                                  
                 O&365452               
                                  
Died
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
Sinking of the Enoura Maru - 9 January 1945 - Toroku, Formosa                                                              
                                   
Wisconsin
Bruni, Fred T.                      O&370664 KIA Burned to death at Palawan Island, P. I. - 15 Dec. 44 Wisconsin
1st. Lt.
Bushaw, John F. A.

                           O&403497

Died

Cabanatuan, P. I. - 3 Aug 42 - cerebral malaria

Wisconsin

Enlisted Men

M/Sgt.

McDonald, Osborne

20645200

Died   

Work detail at Marivalas, P. I. - 11 Apr 42 - heart attack

Wisconsin 

T/Sgt.    

Walsh, Ernest G.

 

20645291

 

Died     

 

Camp O'Donnell - 9 June 42 - dysentery and malaria

 

Wisconsin

Sgt.        

Campbell, Willard H.

 

20645255

 

Died

 

Camp O'Donnell - 3 June 42 - malaria


Wisconsin
Dery, Roger C. 20645231 Died       Cabanatuan, P. I.  - 15 July 42 - dysentery

Wisconsin

King, Ronald J. 20645263 Died      Cabanatuan, P. I. - 14 Sept. 42 - dysentery & malaria

Wisconsin

Krause, Leslie 20645216 Died     Sinking Arisan Maru  - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea

Wisconsin

Nolan, William F. 20645288 RAMP     Nagoya Camp #2-B, Japan

Wisconsin

O'Connell, Joseph H. 20645306 RAMP     Fukuoka Camp #17, Japan

Wisconsin

Trebs, Edward H. 20645222 Wounded Transferred to Australia - 18 Jan. 42

Wisconsin

Van Galder, Edmund F. 20645280 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 30 July 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Wallisch, Lewis 20645224 RAMP Nagoya Camp #2-B, Japan Wisconsin
Wilmer, Ivan O. 20645227 KIA Bataan, P. I. - 3 Feb. 42 Wisconsin
Wood, John W., Jr. 20645282 RAMP Sendai Camp #3, Japan Wisconsin

Tec. 5    

Fox, John T.


20645295

Died 


Executed at Cabanatuan, P. I. - 1 - June 42

Wisconsin

Heddleston, Donald M. 20645261 Died       Camp O'Donnell - 8 June 42 - dysentery

Wisconsin

Moreland, Claude N. 20645270 Died Camp O'Donnell  - 1 May 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Cpl.        

Dorsey, Leo H.

 

20645212

 

RAMP    

 

Osaka Camp #5-B, Tanagawa, Japan


Wisconsin
Tec 4     

Sterken, Gerald K.

 

20645307

 

Died       

 

Cabanatuan, P. I. - 24 June 42 - dysentery & malaria


Wisconsin
Pfc.      

Buggs, Lester R.

 

20645225

 

RAMP    

 

Fukuoka Camp #17, Omuta, Japan

 

Wisconsin

Buggs, Melvin E. 20645254 Died         Sinking of Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea

Wisconsin

Buggs, Wayne T. 20645228 RAMP     Nagoya Camp #5B, Japan

Wisconsin

Courtney, Daniel J. 20645230 RAMP Hirohata Camp #12B, Japan Wisconsin
Fanning, Harold G. 20645283 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 1 Sept. 42 - dysentery & diphtheria Wisconsin
Hubbard, Robert R. 20645214 Died Hoten Camp, Manchuria - 3 Jan. 43 - dysentery Wisconsin
Hughes, Kent W., Jr. 20645285 Died         Cabanatuan, P. I. -  3 July 42 - broken back

Wisconsin

Keegan, Harold P. 20645290 Died         Clark Field on work detail - 6 June 42

Wisconsin

Pvt.

Berger, Donald R.

 

20645220

 

Died        

 

Cabanatuan, P. I. - 1 July 42 - malaria & inanition


Wisconsin

Crompton, Charles V.

20645300 Died         Cabanatuan, P. I. - 18 June 42 - diphtheria & malaria

Wisconsin

Langley, Alfred R. 20645265 RAMP     Fukuoka Camp #17, Japan

Wisconsin

Rex, Emerson S. 20645271 RAMP     Nagoya Camp #7-B, Japan

Wisconsin

Assigned to:

Company C

2nd Lt.                                                                                                
Scoville, Leroy A.                                                                                     
                                                  
O&890430                                       
                                       
KIA
                                                                                                                                                         
Wounds on Brazil Maru - 25 Jan. 45                  

Wisconsin

           

Company A

Officers


Capt.

Write, Walter


O&330452

KIA

Urdanta, P. I. - 24 Dec. 41 - landmine

Wisconsin
1st Lt.    

Bloomfield, Kenneth B.


O&405854

Died

Death March at Cabcaban, P. I. - 13 April 42 - exhaustion

Wisconsin

2nd Lt. 

Bartz, Albert J.


O&405156

Wounded

Transferred to Australia - 1 Jan. 42

Wisconsin
Knox, Henry O&423003 RAMP Zentsuji Camp, Japan Wisconsin
Read, William W. O&423832 KIA East of Concepcion, P. I. - 31 Dec. 41 - enemy fire New Mexico

 

Enlisted Men


1st/Sgt. 

Lawton, Dale E.


20645199

RAMP

Cabanatuan, P.I. - 31 Jan. 45

Wisconsin

S/Sgt.

Luther, Henry M.


20645207

KIA

Sinking of the Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea

Wisconsin
McAuliffe, William M. 20645208 RAMP Oeyama Camp, Japan Wisconsin
Tubbs, Jesse E. 20645223 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 25 July 42 - dysentery, malaria & heart failure Wisconsin

Sgt.

Anderson, Leroy


36201460

KIA

Sinking of the Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea

Wisconsin
Bartz, Robert W. 20645248 RAMP Fukuoka Camp #23, Japan Wisconsin
Bushaw, Delmon R 20645202 RAMP Narumi Camp, Japan Wisconsin
Campbell, John F. 20645229 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 11 July 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Chapman, Alva J. 20645256 RAMP Narumi Camp, Japan Wisconsin
Durner, Herbert A., Jr. 20645257 RAMP Kawasaki Camp #1, Japan Wisconsin
Klitzke, Paul W. 20645286 Died Camp O'Donnell - 1 June 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Knox, Forrest K. 20645205 RAMP Nagoya Camp #9-B, Japan Wisconsin
Lang, Howard R. 36206280 RAMP Nagoya Camp #7-B, Japan Wisconsin
Luther, John P. 20645217 KIA Sinking of the Arisan Maru - 24 Oct 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Wisconsin
Parish, Philip 20645209 RAMP Nagoya Camp #6-B, Japan Wisconsin
Riedeman, Harvey H. 36201116 Died Moji POW Hospital, Japan - 4 February 1945 - dysentery Wisconsin
Rinehart, Orvis 20645272 RAMP Hoten Camp, Manchuria Wisconsin
Sandmire, Owen 20645273 RAMP Omine Machi Camp, Japan Wisconsin
Schultz, James H. 20645302 KIA Sinking of the Shinyo Maru - 7 Sept 44 - Sulu Sea off Mindanao, Philippine Islands Wisconsin
Semrow, Donald K. 20645243 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 22 July 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Teal Forrest F. 20645211 KIA Sinking of the Shinyo Maru - 7 Sept 42 - Sulu Sea off Mindanao Wisconsin
Walsh, Stanley J. 20645226 Died Cabanatuan, P. I.  - 10 Dec 42 - beriberi & dysentery Wisconsin
Tec 5
Wesley, Elmer

20645299

RAMP

Hiraoka Camp #3, Japan

Wisconsin
Fancher, Wesley 20645299 Died Camp O'Donnell, P. I. - 20 May 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Hill, Raymond 20645262 Died Camp O'Donnell, P. I. - 22 July 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
McCage, Neil B. 38020752 KIA Sinking of the Arisan Maru - 24 Oct 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Oklahoma
Steen, Arnold M. 20645277 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 21 June 42 - malaria Wisconsin
Wasson, Dewayne E. 20645245 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 9 July 42 - dysentery & malaria Wisconsin
Cpl.

Baldon, Ray


20645301

Died

Camp O'Donnell, P. I. - 7 May 42 - dysentery

Wisconsin
Bruce, Jack V. 20645252 Died Bilibid Prison, Manila, P. I. - 1 Dec 43 - bronchitis & pneumonia Wisconsin
Peterson, Marvel 20645219 KIA Sinking of the Arisan Maru - 24 Oct 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Wisconsin
Ryman, Gilbert H. 20645240 Died Camp Olivias, P. I. - 25 July 42 - yellow jaundice Wisconsin
Squire, Kenneth R. 20645278 KIA Sinking of Shinyo Maru - 7 Sept. 44 - Sulu Sea off Mindanao, Philippine Islands Wisconsin
Stewart, Robert J. 20645278 RAMP Sendai Camp #6, Japan Wisconsin
Tec 4

Hatlevig, Kenneth R.


20645260

Died

Cabanatuan, P. I.- 8 July 42 - malaria

Wisconsin
Krug, Fred 20645264 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 8 July 42 - diphtheria & dysentery Wisconsin
Madison, Harold S. 20645253 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 14 Aug 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Madison, Ralph A. 20645292 Died Heito Camp, Formosa - 17 Jan. 45 - brain fever Wisconsin
Pfc.        

Grim, Laurence H.


20645259

Died

Camp O'Donnell, P. I. - 31 May 42 - dysentery

Wisconsin
Harrie, Robert J. 20645293 Died Cabanatuan, P. I.- 17 June 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Kubly, Robert C.
20645206
RAMP
Nagoa #9B, Japan
Wisconsin
Lobdell, Lloyd J. 20645267 Died Work detail, Philippine Islands - 19 Nov. 42 - malaria  Wisconsin
Lustig, Maurice E. 20656945 KIA Sinking Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel -South China Sea Wisconsin
Manogue, James L. 20645268 Died Camp O'Donnell, P. I. - 8 July 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
McCrea, Joseph F. 20645269 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 15 Sept. 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
McCrone, Jean H. 36200714 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 12 Oct. 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Nichols, Carl N. 20645287 RAMP Bilibid Prison, Manila, P. I. - 4 Feb. 45 Wisconsin
Phillips, Lewis R. 20645237 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 4 Nov. 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Samek, Thomas H. 20645241 Died Fukuoka Camp #3-B, Japan - 12 Feb. 45 - enteritis Wisconsin
Schoeberle, Kenneth E. 20645275 KIA Sinking of the Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Wisconsin
Pvt.         

Baldon, Fay 


20645303

KIA

Sinking of the Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea

Wisconsin
Bennett, Horace 38054331 RAMP Cabanatuan, P. I. - 31 Jan. 45 Texas
Blonien, Elmer F. 36206285 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 20 Oct. 42 - after surgery for ruptured spleen Wisconsin
Boehm, Robert F. 20645251 RAMP Fuokuoka Camp #3-B, Japan Wisconsin
Burke, John F 20645305 KIA Sinking of the Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Wisconsin
Burchard, Earl O. 20645297 RAMP Fukuoka Camp #23, Japan Wisconsin
Curtis, William A., Jr. 38020515 RAMP Sendai Camp #6, Japan Oklahoma
DeGroot, Edward 36201423 RAMP Omine Machi Camp, Japan Wisconsin
DuBois, Albert 36206323 RAMP Fukuoka Camp #17, Japan Wisconsin
Erickson, Charles F. 36206291 Died Tabayas Road Detail - 8 Aug. 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Finley, James 38020403 RAMP Fukuoka Camp #17, Japan Oklahoma
Goff, Alton K. 20645258 Died Cabanatuan, P. I.  - 9 Sept. 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Greenfield, Eugene C. 35014978 Died Hirohata Camp #12-B, Japan - beriberi Ohio
Hart, Leonard M. 38020419 RAMP Fukuoka Camp #17, Japan Oklahoma
Hart, Wando A. 14018658 Died Bilibid Prison, Manila, P. I. - 4 March 44 - blood poisoning Georgia
Haviland, William J. 35014809 Died Sendai Camp #6, Japan - 31 May 45 - beriberi & tuberculosis Ohio
Hensley, Emmett E. 38021005 RAMP Fukuoka Camp #23, Japan Oklahoma
Hurndon, James H., Jr. 14018650 KIA Sinking of the Shinyo Maru - 7 Sept. 44 - Sulu Sea off Mindanao, Philippine Islands Georgia
Hurtt, Thomas E. 14016297 KIA Sinking of the Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Mississippi
Johnson, Vernon A. 36206260 RAMP Nagoya Camp #2, Japan Wisconsin
Kitchens, Cecil W. 38020983 RAMP Bilibid Prison, Manila, P. I. - 4 Feb. 45 Oklahoma
McCarter, Emerson M. 38021080 RAMP Tsuruga Camp, Japan Oklahoma
New, Donald B. 36200864 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 10 Aug. 42 Wisconsin
Oretga, Abel 38029189 RAMP Maiabara #10-B, Japan Texas
Paul, Norman A. 36206283 Died Nagoya Camp #7-B, Japan - 24 July 45 - chronic bronchitis Wisconsin
Richardson, Obie C. 38054695 RAMP Osaka Camp #2, Kobe House, Japan Texas
Richter, Lloyd J. 20645294 RAMP Osaka Camp #3-B, Japan Wisconsin
Riese, Boyd A. 20645239 RAMP Kamioka Camp, Japan Wisconsin
Schlingerman, Glen R. 36206289 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 9 Oct. 42 - malaria Wisconsin
Schmidt, Emil O. 20645274 RAMP Maibara Camp #10-B, Japan Wisconsin
Schultz, Donald F. 20645304 RAMP Omine Marchi Camp, Japan Wisconsin
Shea, Bernard K. 20645244 Died Camp O'Donnell, P. I. - dysentery Wisconsin
Shrelnes, Anthony J. 35020798 RAMP Osaka Camp #2, Japan Ohio
Sommerland, William H. 36206289 RAMP Fukuoka #17, Japan Wisconsin
Spencer, John C. 20645210 RAMP Sendai Camp #6, Japan Wisconsin
Stoudt, Daniel M. 36201050 RAMP Sendai Camp #6, Japan Wisconsin
Sykora, Vincent C. 38040765 KIA Sinking of the Shinyo Maru - 7 Sept. 44 - Sulu Sea off Mindanao, Philippine Islands Texas
Taipale, Walter W. 36201042 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 10 Nov. 42 - dysentery & beriberi Wisconsin
Trinka, Vendel, Jr. 36206274 RAMP Nagoya Camp #9-B, Japan Wisconsin
Underwood, Ray C. 06930012 Died Sendai Camp #6, Japan Mississippi
Weech, Miles E. 39676422 Died Wounds - Hospital #1, Bataan, P. I. - 6 Feb. 42 Idaho
White, Glen K. 20645281 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 8 July 42 - dysentery Wisconsin
Widener, Glen E. 38020989 Died Cabanatuan, P. I. - 18 June 42 - dysentery Oklahoma



 

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