Roster: May 5, 2019

194th - C Co.

Gwynn, 1st Lt. Benjamin E.

1st Lt. Benjamin E. Gwynn was born on March 31, 1915, in California to Edward K. Gwynn & Belle Roundtree-Gwynn. With his sister, he grew up at 78 Abbott Street, Salinas, California. He graduated from Salinas High School and attended

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17th Ordnance Company

Gyovai, Pvt. Frank W.


Pvt. Frank W. Gyovai was born on February 15, 1920, in Sovereign, West Virginia, to Stephen Gyovai & Ethel Pappi-Gyovai. His parents were Hungarian immigrants. With his four brothers and one sister, he resided in Boone County, West Virginia, where

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192nd - HQ Co.

Haines, Pvt. Edward M.

Pvt. Edward M. Haines was born on October 26, 1921, in Flushing, Ohio, to Willis Haines & Edith Daugmerty-Haines. It is known he had a sister and a brother and that his father died when he was eleven. To make

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194th - HQ Co.

Hall, PFC Willard E.

PFC Willard Ewalt Hall 
Born: 8 November 1920 – Baker, Oregon 
Parents: John Hall & Elizabeth Hall 
Siblings: 1 step-sister 
Home: 1603 Cherry Street, LeGrande, Union County, Oregon 
Occupation: unemployed 
– Oregon National Guard 
– discharged
Selective Service Registration:

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Bilibid Prison

Hall, Pvt. Luther D.

Pvt. Luther Dean Hall
Born: 26 July 1920 – Monmouth, Oregon
Parents: Luther J. Hall & Millie Clark-Hall
– father died in 1923
– mother remarried – Lewis Rake – 1925
Siblings: 1 half-sister
Home: 7825 North Hereford – Portland,

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Arisan Maru

Hall, Pvt. Norman W.

Pvt. Norman W. Hall was born on December 13, 1922, to Frank E. Hall & Colia Maydew-Hall in Lakeville, West Virginia. He lived in Pageton, McDowell County, West Virginia, with his three sisters and three brothers. On January 7, 1941,

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194th - C Co.

Hall, Sgt. William F.

Sgt. William Frederick Hall 
Born: 16 April 1919- Lucas, South Dakota 
Parents: Frederic J. Hall & Dalla S. Grey-Hall 
– parents divorced 
– moved to California with his father and brother 
Nickname: Bud 
Home: Watsonville-Santa Cruz Highway – Watsonville, California 

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17th Ordnance Company

Halterman, PFC James J.

PFC James Jacob Halterman 
Born: 20 December 1920 – Buckhannon, West Virginia 
Parents: Arthur R. Halterman & Ana E. Crites-Halterman 
Siblings: 3 sisters, 4 brothers 
– Akron, Ohio – 1930 
– 161 Wood Street – Buckhannon, West Virginia 

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17th Ordnance Company

Hampton, Pvt. Jay A.

Pvt. Jay Alexander Hampton was born on March 1, 1918, in Stokes, North Carolina, and given the name of Joseph A. Hampton. He was the son of Joseph N. Hampton and Nannie Bennett-Hampton and one of the couple’s six sons.

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192nd - HQ Co.

Hando, Pvt. John

Pvt. John Hando was born on May 22, 1918, in Piney Fork, Pennsylvania, to Ignatius Hando & Veronica Haydu-Hando. He grew up in Brookfield, Ohio, with his four sisters and brother. He completed eighth grade but never attended high school.

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194th - MD

Schneider, Capt. Leo J., M.D.

Capt. Leo J. Schneider MD
Born: 28 January 1907 – Oregon
Parents: Philip and Gerta Schneider
Siblings: 3 brothers
Hometown: 939 Northeast 31st Avenue – Portland, Oregon
– Oregon State Agricultural College – Class of 1929
– Bachelors of

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194th - MD

Schneider, PFC Joseph

PFC Joseph Schneider
Born: 1 May 1918 – Brooklyn, New York
Parents: Max Schneider & Rose Moskowitz-Schneider
Siblings: 1 sister, 1 brother
Nickname: Joe
– used “Joe” on his military records
Home: 2533½ Carmona – Los Angeles, California 
Education: 3

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