Roster: Death March

Bloomfield
192nd - A Co.

Bloomfield, 1st Lt. Kenneth B.

1st Lt. Kenneth Bryant Bloomfield was born on January 12, 1920, in Flint, Michigan. He was the son of R. D. & Lydia Bloomfield. His father was an executive with General Motors and was transferred to Janesville, Wisconsin. In 1935,

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Boardman3
192nd - HQ Co.

Boardman, Pvt. Emery B.

Pvt. Emery B. Boardman was born in Green Bay, Wisconsin, in 1919 to Charles W. Boardman & Edna Leeman-Boardman. With his two brothers, he was raised at 731 Highland Avenue in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, and attended Glenbard High School. Before

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194th - A Co.

Doerck, Pvt. Robert E.

Pvt. Robert Edward Doerck
Born: 18 December 1913 – Lincoln, Nebraska
Parents: Grace Belle Rife-Doerck & Henry A. Doerck
Siblings: 1 sister, 2 brothers
Home: 4344 32nd Street – San Diego, California
– family moved to California during 1940
Occupation:

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DuncanRA
192nd - C Co.

Duncan, Pvt. Robert T.

Pvt. Robert Thomas Duncan was born on March 2, 1918, in Hill County, Texas, to Earl R. and Gertrude Duncan. With his two sisters and three brothers, he grew up in Hillsboro, Texas. He left school after completing seventh grade

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Knudsenj
194th - A Co.

Knudsen, Tec 5 Julius S. J.

T/5 Julius St. John Knudsen
Born: 3 January 1916 – Crosby, Minnesota
Parents: Louis Knudsen & Bessie E. St. John-Knudsen
Siblings: 2 brothers
Family Nickname: “Judy”
Education: Brainerd High School
– was a member of the tumbling team
– Class

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17th Ordnance Company

Onacki, T/Sgt. Albert J.

T/Sgt. Albert Joseph Onacki
Born: 4 October 1916 – Lackawanna, Pennsylvania
Parents: Felix & Michalena Onacki
Siblings: 3 sisters, 4 brothers
Home: 1242 Loomis Avenue – Scranton, Pennsylvania
Enlisted:
– Pennsylvania National Guard
Enlisted:
– U.S. Army
– 30 August

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Riedeman H
192nd - A Co.

Riedeman, Sgt. Harvey H.

Sgt. Harvey Herbert Riedeman was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on August 17, 1918, to Erick A. & Selma Riedeman. With his sister, he grew up at 746 West Main Street in Watertown, Wisconsin, attended Lincoln School, and was a 1936

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SchweinsbergFrederick
192nd - HQ Co.

Schweinsberg, Pvt. Frederick G.

Pvt. Frederick George Schweinsberg was born in Forest Park, Illinois, on August 5, 1918, to Alfred Schweinsberg and Louise Lipke-Schweinsberg. With his brother and two sisters, he lived at 443 Marengo Avenue in Forest Park and attended Grant-White Elementary School

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194th - HQ Co.

Smith, PFC Joseph L. Jr.

PFC Joseph L. Smith Jr. 
Born: 15 March 1912 – Emmet, North Dakota 
Parents: Joseph L. Smith Sr. & Mary Ellen Smith 
– grew up in Baer Township, Hettinger County, North Dakota 
Siblings: 2 sisters, 4 brothers 
Home: Garrison, North

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