Hell Ship: Enoura Maru

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Hanes, Capt. Donald L.

Capt. Donald Leroy Hanes was born on August 10, 1903, in Hoopeston, Illinois, to Charles K. Hanes & Opha D. Kincade-Hanes. His given name was Marion Donald LeRoy Hanes, but he was known as “Don” to his family. At some

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Herbold, 2nd Lt. Alfred J.

Lt. Alfred J. Herbold was born on August 23, 1913, in Missouri to Alfred E. Herbold & Rose Ann Crowley-Herbold. With his four sisters and two brothers he grew up at 244 Blackwell Road in Saint Joseph, Missouri and attended

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Hook, 2nd Lt. Albert H.

2nd Lt. Albert H. Hook was born to Henry & Beatrice Hook in 1917 in California. His family resided at 1327 Alma Street in Alisal, California. He graduated from Salinas High School in 1936. In 1940, he was working at

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Kennady, 2nd Lt. Marshall H. Jr.

2nd Lt. Marshall Howard Kennady Jr. was born on February 22, 1919, in Bexar County, Texas, and grew up with his sister and brother in Fort Worth, Texas. He was the son of Marshall H. Kennady Sr. & Helen Lehnen-Kennady.

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Kinler, PFC William N.

PFC William Nelson Kinler was born on June 17, 1912, in Pine River, Minnesota, to Robert Kinler and Jennie Mae Nelson-Kinler. With his nine sisters and three brothers, he grew up in Pine River and attended school there. In 1940,

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Kurvers, PFC Harold G.

PFC Harold Gerhard Kurvers was the son of Nicholas Kurvers and Sarah O’Brien-Kurvers. He was born on May 18, 1918, in Saint Paul, Minnesota. While he was an infant, his mother died. His father and he moved in with his

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Lackie, PFC Warren T.

PFC Warren T. Lackie was the son of George W. Lackie & Alma P. Palley-Lackie. He was born, with his twin brother, on September 19, 1920, in Brainerd, Minnesota. With his three brothers, he grew up in Cloquet, Minnesota.

At

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Magill, 2nd Lt. Lloyd H. Jr.

2nd Lt. Lloyd Harry Magill Jr. was born on February 24, 1918, to Lloyd H. Magill Sr. & Sara L. Bristol-Magill. With his sister, he grew up at 117 Northwest Oregon Avenue in Bend, Oregon. He was known as “Dago”

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Massey, S/Sgt. Howard I. Sr.

S/Sgt. Howard Ival Massey Sr. was born on January 3, 1911, in Farmersburg, Sullivan County, Indiana. He was the son Albert & Gertrude Massey and was one of the couple’s four children. Howard married Margaret Gilmore in 1932 and was

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T/4 Henry Millard McCollough
Born: 1904 – Beat 5, Chickasaw County, Mississippi
Parents: Ed & Mattie McCollough
Siblings: 2 sisters
Home: 134 Catalpa Street, Clarksdale, Mississippi
Nickname: Harry
Enlisted: 19 February 1941 – Camp Shelby, Mississippi
Training:
– Ft. Knox,

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Merrifield, 2nd Lt. Jacques V.

2nd Lt. Jacques Vaughan Merrifield was born in Amboy, Illinois, to the Rev. Roy and Mrs. Jeanette Merrifield on March 26, 1918. He was known as “Jack” or “PK”- which stood for “Preacher’s Kid” – to his friends. Jack,

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Moffett, 1st Sgt. Gerald L.

1st Sgt. Gerald Lee Moffett was born on April 19, 1910, to Frank Moffett & Inez Moffett in Green County, Indiana. He resided at 707 South Franklin Street in Bloomfield, Indiana, with his two brothers and a sister. It is

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