194th_HQ_Roster

 

Personnel of HQ Company, 194th Tank Battalion

COVERING THE PERIOD 1 DECEMBER 1941 TO

 1 NOVEMBER 1945

 

The following roster was compiled from our research.  Since no known roster of HQ Company, 194th Tank Battalion exists, this is not an accurate roster. This roster will be corrected as needed. 

 

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

RAMP (Recovered Allied Military Personnel)

Headquarters Company

Officers

 

Lt. Col.
Smyth, Thaddeus E.
O&16232
Died Fukuoka #1, Japan - 4 March 45 - malnutrition
Florida
Maj.

Canby, Charles S.

 

O&182074

 

Died

 

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

 

Missouri

Capt.

Riley, John C.,Jr.


O&396950

RAMP

Hirohata Camp #1-D, Japan

Missouri

Spoor, Ferris G.

O&347171 RAMP Rokuroshi Camp, Japan  

California

1st Lt.
Furby, John T.
O&372102 Died Cabanatuan, P. I.
      30 Nov. 42 - dysentery
Oregon
2nd Lt.
Crandall, Ralph E.

 

O&890386

 

Died


Sinking of Oryoku Maru - 15 Dec. 44 - Subic Bay, Philippine Islands

 

Missouri

Magill, Lloyd H.,Jr. O&401392 Died Wounds on Brazil Maru - 24 Jan. 45 - Takao, Formosa Oregon
Miller, Edwin C. O&398760 Died Cabanatuan POW Camp, Philippine Islands Oregon
Schoeneck, Lawrence S. O&423917 Died Brazil Maru - 22 Jan. 45 - wounds Missouri

 

Assigned to D Company

192nd Tank Battalion

D Company was attached to the 194th Battlaion but remained under the command of the 192nd Tank Battalion.

None of  these officers were officially transferred to the 192nd Tank Battalion.

 

Capt.

Altman, Jack C.


O&324003

Died

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

Texas
1st Lt.
Rice, Harvey F.

O&374798

Died

Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 1 July 42

North Dakota

2nd Lt.
Herbold, Alfred J.

O&423905

Died

Sinking of Enoura Maru - 9 Jan. 45 - Takao, Formosa

Missouri
Hummel, John J. O&495991 RAMP Rokuroshi Camp, Japan Washington

 

Assigned to C Company

192nd Tank Battalion

 

2nd Lt.

Cockrum, William L.

 

O&370593

 

 Died       

 

 

Moji Hospital, Moji, Japan  - 5 Feb. 45 - wounds

 

Arkansas


Headquarters:
 Provisional Tank Group
Pfc.
Hall, Willard E.
20935151 RAMP
Survivor: Sinking Shinyo Maru - 7 Sept. 44 - Sulu Sea off Mindanao, Philippine Islands
Oregon
Pvt.
Abapo, George W.
39003154 RAMP Filipino: Escaped on Death March California
Hall, Luther D. 20932645 RAMP Fukuoka #23, Japan Oregon

 

Headquarters Company

Enlisted Men

 

1st Sgt.

Rockwell, Charles W.

 

20720279

 

Died

 

Cabanatuan POW Camp, Philippine Islands - 16 June 43 - dysentery


Missouri
T/Sgt.

Krause, Augusta., Jr.


20720302

Died

Mitsushima Camp #2-D, Japan - 28 June 43 - dysentery

Missouri
Sgt.
Barry, Howard

39378190


Died


Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 12 July 42 -cerebral malaria

Washington

Chop, Charles C.

06827208

RAMP

Ikuno Camp #4-B, Japan

Pennsylvania

Daffron, Walter L., Jr. 20720281 RAMP Hirohata Camp #1-D, Japan Missouri
Emley, Howell A. 39378201 Executed Batangas, Batangas, Philippine Islands - 10 July 42 Washington
King, Walter C. 20720223 RAMP Taihoku Camp, Formosa Missouri
Kissinger, Hugh P. 37006363 KIA Sinking of Arisan Maru -24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Kansas
Long, Hubert H. 20720242 KIA Sinking of Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Missouri
Lundquist, Gerald J. 37026018 RAMP Kawasaki #1-B, Japan South Dakota
Lyon, Marvin J. 20720213 RAMP Hoten Camp, Mukden, Manchuria Missouri
Marshall, John D. 20720207 Died Camp O'Donnell, Philippine Islands - 25 May 42 - dysentery Missouri
Parker, Ralph L. 20720243 RAMP Hiohata Camp #1-D, Japan Missouri
Schenk, Harold E. 20720325 KIA Sinking of Oryoku Maru - 15 Dec. 44 - Subic Bay, Philippine Islands Missouri
Simmons, George F. 39231845 RAMP Yodogawa Camp, Japan Texas
Thompson, Winfield 37025621 RAMP Fukuoka #23, Japan Minnesota
Tec 5
Barker, Harry

37025852

Died

Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 1 July 42 - dysentery

Minnesota

Bartleson, Ingwell P.

39681623 Died Missing in Action - Guerilla - 12 June 42 - dysentery Missouri
Booher, Kenneth A. 39302008 Wounded Evacuated to Australia - 31 Dec. 41 Oregon
Brod, Alvin C. 39601688 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 9 June 42 - dysentery Montana
Brown, Robert A. 39378181 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 12 Sept. 42 - tonsillitis & dysentery Washington
Buell, Corbin N. 37006445 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands  - 4 July 42 - malaria Missouri
Eighme, Kenneth W. 39378187 Died Cabanatuan Camp - 11 June 42 - dysentery Washington
Harris, Burl L. 16005346 Died Camp O'Donnell, Philippine Islands - 1 July 42 - dysentery Washington
Ingebretson, Eldon L. 39156780 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 12 Sept. 42 - dysentery North Dakota
Lawson, John P.
39231831
Died
Cabanatuan Camp,Philippine Islands - 12 July -42 - cerebral malaria
California
Mirko, Mario 39078896 Died Olivias Camp, Philippine Islands - 29 May 42 - dysentery California
Robertson, James H. 37006423 KIA Sinking of Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Missouri
Rohmer, John A. 20932073 Died Camp O'Donnell, Philippine Islands - 4 June 42 - malaria Oregon
White, Glenn L. 37037364 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 5 July 42 - dysentery South Dakota
Cpl.

Allen, William S.

 

20720207

 

RAMP

 

Sendai #8-B, Japan

 

Missouri

Atwell, John R. 37042049 RAMP Tokyo 16-B, Japan Iowa
Baker, Milton 37006493 RAMP Nagoya #5, Japan Missouri
Brain, Philip S. 37026137 RAMP Sendai #6, Japan Minnesota
Branch, Hugh E. 39601617 RAMP Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands Montana
Campbell, Ethan H. 20720205 RAMP Hirohata Camp #1-D, Japan Missouri
Dewey, Clelan A. 20720220 RAMP Bilibid Prison, Manila, Philippine Islands - 4 February 45 Missouri
Fox, James D. 20720219 Died Camp O'Donnell, Philippine Islands - 8 June 42 - dysentery Missouri
Johnson, Arnold S. 37025662 RAMP Fukuoka #23, Japan Wyoming
King, Eddie M. 20945456 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 14 June 42 - dysentery Washington
Knapp, Frank G. 20720301 Died Omine Machi, Japan Missouri
Owens, Harlin 20943480 RAMP Fukuoka #17, Japan Washington
Ravneberg, Noel M. 37081650 RAMP Taihoko Camp, Formosa North Dakota
Tec 4

Blomquist, John H.

 

39378193

 

Died

 

Cabanataun Camp, Philippine Islands - 1 July 42 - dysentery & malaria

 

Washington

Cox, Robert I. 37025583 Died Camp O'Donnell, Philippine Islands - 1 May 42 - malaria Minnesota
Pfc.

Albert, Robert J.

 

36107084

 

RAMP

 

Sendai #3, Japan

 

Michigan

Heikkila, Harry D. 37026134 Died Camp O'Donnell, Philippine Islands - 4 June42 - malaria Minnesota
Hoglund, Eugene T. 37025797 RAMP Fukuoka #17, Japan Minnesota
 

Kafer, Otto R.

37025530 RAMP Hiroshima Camp, Japan South Dakota
Kohler, Delbert J. 37026051 Died Manila Port Area Detail - 2 June 42 - dysentery Minnesota
Milsten, Albin M. 37025771 Died Nagoya #7-B, Japan - 14 Apr. 45 - pneumonia Minnesota
Monroe, Emery O. 20720309 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 16 Oct. 42 - dysentery Missouri
Ortez, Manuel F. 39231899 KIA Sinking of Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea California
Paden, Paul A. 20720258 KIA Sinking of Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bsahi Channel - South China Sea Missouri
Roedell, Clarence E. 20944391 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 12 Sept. 42 - cerebral malaria & dysentery Missouri
Sapp, James A.+ 20937816 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 30 Sept. 42 - diphtheria Oregon
Schiltz, Michael W. 20720284 RAMP Osaka Main Camp, Japan Missouri
Smith, Joseph L. 37025591 Executed Death March - 13 April 42 - bayoneted - Orian, Philippine Islands North Dakota
Striplin, John L. 39231489 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 21 Nov. 42 - pellagra California
Stehwien, John D., Jr. 37006096 RAMP Nagoya #2-B, Japan Missouri
Thompson, John W., 20720323 RAMP Shinjuku Camp, Japan
Missouri
Tripp, Philip B. 37026139 RAMP Sendai #6, Japan Minnesota
Wehrkamp, Roy V. 37025572 RAMP Hoten Camp, Mukden, Manchuria

Oregon

Yager, Louis J. W. 20720206 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 7 June 42 - malaria Missouri
Zweber, Roland G. 37026109 RAMP Nagoya #6-B, Japan Minnesota
Pvt.
Abapo, George L.

39003154

RAMP

Passed himself as a Filipino civilian

California

Blair, Joe D.

37006395 RAMP Fukuoka #3-B, Japan Missouri
Booker, Kenneth 39302008 Evacuated wounded - sent to Australia - 31 Dec. 41 Oregon
Bordner, Henry D. 39601669 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 20 Oct. 42 - malnutrition & dysentery Montana

Boysen, Adam T.

39006200

KIA

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

California

Christy, George A. 20720291 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 19 July 42 - malaria & dysentery Missouri
Cichy, Anton E.

37025177

RAMP

Survived the sinking of Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea - Liberated: China

Minnesota

Condon, Frank H. 39156410 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 10 July 42 - malaria & dysentery California
Covyeow, Earl T. 37026056 RAMP Sendai #7-B, Japan Minnesota
Danforth, Claude C. 06274731 KIA
Sinking of Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Missouri
Davidson, Eugene L. 39302001 RAMP Taihoku #5, Formosa Oregon
Emery, Dan D. 20947798 RAMP Fukuoka #3-B, Japan Idaho
Everts, Marvin N. 20943827 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 16 July 42 - malaria & dysentery Arkansas
Foley, Gerald D. 39231859 RAMP Fukuoka #4, Japan California
Franklin, Carl H. 37025577 RAMP Omine Machi, Japan Washington
George, Wayne S., Jr. 20943794 RAMP Omine Machi, Japan Washington
Hopkins, Raymond E. 20933265 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 13 June 42 - dysentery   Oregon
James, Edward A., Jr. 36976958 KIA Sinking of Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Utah
Kachmarek, Lawrence D. 37025333 RAMP Hoten Camp, Mukden, Manchuria Minnesota
King, Robert W. 20931792 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 5 June 42 - dysentery Orgeon
Klein, Clayton C. 20935174 RAMP Kamioka Camp #1-B, Japan Oregon
Kopek, Alexander R. 37006354 KIA Sinking of Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea Missouri
LeBlanc, Brenton D. 39601726 RAMP Nagoya #10-B, Japan Montana
MacDonald, Robert 39156437 KIA Sinking of the Arisan Maru - 24 Oct. 44 - Bashi Channel - South China Sea California
Miller, Clayton M. 37006304 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 22 July 42 -dysentery Missouri
Miller, Guy O. 37006330 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 12 Aug 14 - diphtheria Missouri
Peart, William A.,Jr. 39301975 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 8 Nov. 42 - inanition Oregon
Pickel, Claire A., Jr. 20943024 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 8 Aug. 42 - malaria Washington
Ripley, Joseph W. 39377865 Died Shenyang Camp, Manchuria Washington
Roche, Thomas J. 20947822 RAMP Sendai #5, Japan - 15 Sept. 45 Idaho
Rubenstein, Saul 06975333 RAMP Nagoya Camp #5-B, Japan New York
Shapley, Gerald P. 20945624 Died 1st General Hospital, Little Baguio, Philippine Islands - 16 May 42 - dysentery & cerebral malaria Washington
Shultz, Robert I. 20933736 RAMP Kawasaki #1-B, Japan Oregon
Skinner, Zoeth 20933222 RAMP Bilibid Prison, Manila, Philippine Islands - 4 Feb. 45 Oregon
Smith, Charles R., Jr. 20933299 Died Camp O'Donnell, Philippine Islands - 16 Aug. 42 Oregon
Tucker, Jack W. 20937841 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 26 Aug. 42 - malaria & dysentery Oregon
Vincent, Willis C. 20934631 RAMP Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 31 Jan. 45 Oregon
Warren, Ira 35206933 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 19 July 42 - cerebral malaria West Virginia
Williford, Ralph C. 20932906 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 7 July 42 - dysentery Oregon
Wortman, Harry G. 39525547 Died Cabanatuan Camp, Philippine Islands - 24 March 43 - beriberi Idaho
Zweber, Roland G. 37026109 RAMP Nagoya #6-B, Japan Minnesota

 

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