Roster: April 19, 2019

192nd - HQ Co.

Braun, Cpl. Matthew B.

Cpl. Matthew Baxter Braun was born on November 30, 1916, in Sedgewick, Alberta, Canada, to Andrew and Mable Braun. He was the second oldest of the couple’s four children and known as “Matt” to his family and friends. He grew

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194th - C Co.

Braye, Sgt. William E. Jr.

Sgt. William Earl Braye Jr.
Born: 31 March 1917 – Santa Monica, California
Parents: William E. Braye Sr. & Matilda Braye
– mother remarried: Mrs. Matilda Galavize
Siblings: twin brother, 1 sister, 1 half-brother
Hometown: Salinas, California
Occupation: Salinas City

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17th Ordnance Company

Brazzel, PFC Rufus

PFC Rufus Brazzel 
Born: January 1916 – Kemp, Texas 
Parents: Edmond D. Brazzel and Maude F. Lewis-Brazzel 
Siblings: 1 sister, 4 brothers 
Hometown: Otter Creek, Oklahoma 
Education: completed grade school 
Employment: self-employed
Selective Service Registration: 16 October 1940
Contact person:

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192nd - C Co.

Brewer, PFC Hubert O.

What is known about PFC Hubert Oris Brewer is that he was born on February 27, 1921, in Onia, Stone County, Arkansas. He was the son of Floyd D. Brewer & Gertha E. Lawrence-Brewer and lived in Lamar, Arkansas, as

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17th Ordnance Company

Brincefield, PFC Fitzhugh W.

PFC Fitzhugh Wright Brincefield 
Born: 24 May 1911 – McDowell County, West Virginia 
Parents: John C. Brincefield and Mary Cordelia Wright-Brincefield 
– father died in 1938
Siblings: 2 sisters, 5 brothers 
Hometown: Northfork, West Virginia 
Education: Northfork High School –

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194th - C Co.

Brink, Sgt. Jack D.

Sgt. Jack D. Brink
Born: 1921 – Michigan
Parents: Archie & Nellie Brink
Siblings: 2 sisters
Home: 230 East Lake Avenue – Watsonville, California
Enlisted: California National Guard
– joined with his best friend, Norman Rose
– joined so they

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192nd - HQ Co.

Brittan, Sgt. Lewis H.

Sgt. Lewis H. Brittan was born on October 10, 1915, to Max & Fannie Brittan who were Russian immigrants. He and his brother were raised in Downers Grove, Illinois, and attended Downers Grove High School where he played basketball.


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194th - HQ Co.

Brod, Tec 5 Alvin C.

T/5 Alvin Charles Brod
Born: 11 August 1913 – Alleyton, Texas
Parents: Adam Brod and Emma Brod
– father died – 1915
– Stepfather: Henry P. Vollertsen
Siblings: 1 brother, 3 sisters
Residence: Deering, North Dakota – 1930
Home: 812

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194th - C Co.

Brokaw, Sgt. Glenn D.

Sgt. Glenn Dale Brokaw was born on April 4, 1921, in Gettysburg, South Dakota, and was the son of Clarence D. Brokaw & Ethel M. Barrett-Brokaw. At this time, it is not known when he came to California. It is

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192nd - B Co.

Bronge, Sgt. Robert E.

Sgt. Robert Eugene Bronge was born on June 14, 1917, to James V. Bronge and Julia Nelson-Bronge. With his two brothers and his sister, he grew up in Maywood and Melrose Park, Illinois. As a child, he attended Mount Carmel

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192nd - D Co.

Brooks, PFC Thomas F.

PFC Thomas Franklin Brooks was born on October 3, 1919, in Edmonson County, Kentucky to Charles Smith Brooks and Frances Isabel Brooks. He was the fourth of the couple’s twelve children. He crew up at Rural Route 2 near Monmouth

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192nd - D Co.

Brooks, Pvt. Robert H.

Pvt. Robert H. Brooks was the son of Adeline &. Ray Brooks. He was born on October 8, 1915, in McFarland, Kentucky. He was raised in Sadieville, Kentucky, with his two sisters. As an adult, he moved to Cincinnati, Ohio,

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