Hell Ship: Nagara Maru

Davidson, Pvt. Eugene L.

Pvt. Eugene Leroy Davidson 
Born: 17 February 1919 – Stella, Washington 
Parents: Leroy and Minnie Davidson 
Siblings: 4 sisters, 1 brother 
Home: Route #1 – Benton, Oregon 
Occupation: farmer 
Selective Service Registration: 16 October 1940
Contact person: Minnie Davidson –

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Furr, PFC Paul E.

PFC Paul Edward Furr 
Born: 13 February 1919 – West Virginia 
Parents: Clyde Furr and Cora L Hawkins-Furr 
Siblings: 3 sisters, 2 brothers 
Hometown: Smithville, West Virginia  
Nickname: “Jack” 
Occupation: Hope Natural Gas Company – roughneck -oil and gas fields 

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Halterman, PFC James J.

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

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Longmire, Pvt. Richard L.

Pvt. Richard Leroy Longmire
Born: 13 October 1921 – Santa Barbara County, California
Parents: Frederick Longmire and Audrey R. Mecham-Longmire
– mother married Arnold Reiland
Nickname: Dick
Siblings: 1 brother
– in 1930, Richard and his brother, Robert, were wards

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Nugent, Cpl. Daniel H.

Cpl. Daniel Harden Nugent was born on July 16, 1920, in Meade County, Kentucky, to Daniel Nugent and Annie Jane Gray-Nugent. With his three sisters and brother, he lived at 122 Main Cross Street in Hawesville, Kentucky. He worked as

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Ravneberg, Cpl. Noel

Cpl. Noel Marven Ravneberg
Born: 19 November 1916 – Devils Lake, North Dakota
Parents: Ed and Martha Ravneberg
Siblings: 1 brother
Home: No. 29 Baird Block – Devils Lake, North Dakota
Married: Martha Ravneberg – 26 May 1936 – Cass

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Smith Warren

Smith, Cpl. Warren B. Jr.

Cpl. Warren Bernard Smith Jr.
Born: 1919 – New York
Parents: Warren B Smith Sr. and Ann F. Pschierer-Smith
– mother married Joseph Adcock – 19 June 1936
Home: 316 Soledad (rear) Street – Salinas, California
– student

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Walker, Pvt. Albert K.

Pvt. Albert K. Walker was born in Joseph, Oregon, on September 18, 1919, to Jesse D. Walker and Ruby Hazel Millhollen-Walker. He was the third of four sons born to the couple and was known as “Keith” to his family.

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Wehrkamp, PFC Roy V.

PFC Roy Vernon Wehrkamp 
Born: 12 August 1918 – Williston, North Dakota 
Parents: Henry and Mazie Wehrkamp 
– parents divorced 
– mother remarried – Mazie Wayne
Siblings: 1 half-sister 
Home: 503 Tenth Avenue South – Fargo, North Dakota 
Employment: WDAY

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Yankey, Pvt. Lucian F.

Pvt. Lucian F. Yankey was born on January 3, 1914, in Boyle County, Kentucky, to John Yankey and Martha Lula Roney-Yankey. His mother died the day after she gave birth to him. It is known that he had three sisters

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