Roster: April 19, 2019

17th Ordnance Company

Brosnan, PFC Irvin M.

PFC Irvin Martin Brosnan
Born: 23 February 1919 – Los Angeles, California
Parents: Martin F. Brosnan & Catherine McFarlan-Brosnan
Siblings: 1 sister, 1 brother
Hometown: Trona, California
Occupation: American Potash Chemical Corporation – San Bernandino, California
Selective Service Registration: 16

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17th Ordnance Company

Broussard, Pvt. Albert G.

Pvt. Albert Gray Broussard
Born: 25 May 1915 – Bunkie, Louisana
Parents: Louis Broussard & Sallie Meadows-Broussard
– mother died in 1927
– father remarried
– father also passed away
Home: 1922 Levin Street – Alexandria, Louisiana
– 1940 –

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194th - A Co.

Brown, Cpl. Alpheus W.

Cpl. Alpheus Ward Brown
Born: 23 August 1919 – Orleans, Iowa
Parents: William H. Brown & Lois O. Edwards-Brown
Siblings: 3 sisters, 2 brothers
Lived: Superior, Iowa – 1930
Hometown: Lake Hubert, Minnesota
– living with his two brothers

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192nd - B Co.

Brown, Cpl. Laprade D.

Corporal Laprade Dayton Brown was born in Frankfort Heights, Illinois, on July 24, 1919. He was the son of Laprade D. Brown & Leona Thompson-Brown. His father died the same month that Leprade was born, so the family lived with

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194th - A Co.

Brown, PFC Billie E.

PFC Billie Elwin Brown
Born: 21 January 1917 – Spirit Lake, Iowa
Parents: William H. Brown & Lois O. Edwards-Brown
Siblings: 3 sisters, 2 brothers
Selective Service Registration: 16 October 1940
– Next of Kin: W. H. Brown – father

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17th Ordnance Company

Brown, PFC Charles R.

PFC Charles R. Brown was born on December 16, 1922, in New Martinsville, West Virginia. By 1930, he was living with his grandparents, Josiah & Maud McVaney in Upshur County, West Virginia.

On January 7, 1941, he enlisted into the

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17th Ordnance Company

Brown, PFC. John D.

PFC. John D. Brown
Born: 9 December 1918 – Hancock County, Kentucky
Parents: Ivory & Anna Brown
– parents divorced after 1925
Siblings: 1 sister
Hometown: Lewisport, Kentucky
Education: completed grade school
Occupation: farmer
– U. S. Army

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192nd - C Co.

Brown, Pvt. William E.

Pvt. William Edwin Brown was born August 12, 1919, in Hodge, Louisiana He was the son of William Leslie Brown & Zora Alexander-Brown and raised, with his brother, at 527 Fourth Street in Jonesboro, Louisiana. His family called him “Edwin.”

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192nd - C Co.

Brown, Sgt. Vincent R.

Sgt. Vincent Russell Brown was born in 1917 in Greene County, Ohio. He was the son of Blaine Brown & Marie Condon-Brown. With his two sisters, he grew up on Route 20 in Mentor Township, Lake County, Ohio. He was

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194th - HQ Co.

Brown, Tec 5 Robert A.

T/5 Robert Arthur Brown
Born: 31 January 1918 – Puyallup, Washington
Parents: Unknown
Siblings: Unknown
Home: 223 W. Sixth Street – Aberdeen, Washington
– 1940 – lived with aunt & uncle
Employment: E. E. Mars – Aberdeen, Washington
Selective Service

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192nd - HQ Co.

Brown, Tec 5 William C. P.

T/5 William C. P. Brown was born, in March 1918, in Pennsylvania, but sometime during the 1920s, the family moved to Ohio. He left school after two years of high school and was working as a truck driver when he

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192nd - A Co.

Bruce, Cpl. Jack V.

Cpl. Jack Vernon Bruce was the son of Mamie Langlois-Bruce and born on October 28, 1921, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It appears that his father died and his mother married Joseph Bruce, who adopted Jack and his two sisters. After his

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