Roster: Davao

Adams_L
192nd - C Co.

Adams, Pvt. Leonard M.

Pvt. Leonard Marvin Adams was born on August 7, 1919, in Montague County, Texas, to Daniel W. Adams and Rosa Adams. With his three sisters and five brothers, he grew up in Texas and Anadarko, Oklahoma, and attended Fairview School

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192nd - B Co.

Avila, Pvt. John

Pvt. John Avila on December 8, 1914, in Erath County, Texas.  He was living in Dallas County, Texas when he was inducted into the army. He did his basic training at Fort Knox, Kentucky, and was sent to Camp Polk,

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BakerM
194th - HQ Co.

Baker, Cpl. Milton

Cpl. Milton Baker
Born: 14 December 1911 – Kansas City, Missouri
Parents: Jacob and Dora Baker
Siblings: 2 sisters, 3 brothers
Education: elementary school
Married: Margaret Baker
Home: 1308 Benton Boulevard – Kansas City, Missouri
Occupation: insurance agent
Selective Service

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Buggs_Wayne
192nd - HQ Co.

Buggs, PFC Wayne T.

PFC Wayne T. Buggs was the son of Arthur H. Buggs and Lillias Broege-Buggs and was born on October 5, 1919, in Janesville, Wisconsin. As a child, he lived at 414 North Main Street. To support himself, he worked as

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Costganh
194th - A Co.

Costigan, 1st Lt. Harold E.

1st Lt. Harold Elvis Costigan was the son of Joseph P. Costigan and Mary F. Taylor-Costigan. He was born on July 2, 1916, in Grain Valley, Missouri, and went to the University of Missouri where he majored in agriculture. While

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194th - MD

Dewberry, PFC Claude A.

PFC Claude Albert Dewberry
Born: 25 July 1915 – Virginia
Parents: Albert S. Dewberry and Katie Wilkinson-Dewberry
Siblings: 1 sister, 4 brothers
Home: Staunton River, Virginia
Enlisted:
– U.S. Army
– 10 January 1940 – Raleigh, North Carolina
Unit:

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Diazr
194th - C Co.

Diaz, PFC Royden L.

PFC Royden Louis Diaz was born to Ben & Ida Diaz on October 23, 1916, in Monterey County, California, and was of Spanish and Portuguese Decent. He lived in Monterey for the first five years of his life until the

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194th - A Co.

Forsythe, Pvt. Donald B.

Pvt. Donald Bruce Forsythe 
Born: 25 April 1920 – Roundup, Montana 
Parents: Donald B. Forsythe & Lucille D. Russell-Forsythe 
– father died in 1920 before he was born 
– mother remarried
Hometown: Roundup, Montana 
Occupation: Forest Service 
Enlisted: Wyoming National

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FoxRay
194th - A Co.

Fox, Sgt. Raymond E.

Sgt. Raymond E. Fox 
Born: 29 January 1920 – Brainerd, Minnesota 
Parents: Oscar R. Fox & Edith L. Cain-Fox 
Siblings: 2 sisters, 3 brothers 
Home: 701 North Eighth Street – Brainerd, Minnesota  
Occupation: sandblaster – foundry 
Enlisted: Minnesota National Guard 

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Gentry_B1
192nd - C Co.

Gentry, 1st Lt. William H.

1st Lt. William Henry Gentry was born on November 19, 1918, to James T. Gentry and Harriet Renfro-Gentry. He had two sisters and a brother. He was raised on Burgin Road in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, and attended McAfee High School and

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192nd - C Co.

Giddens, Pvt. Melvin S.

 

Pvt. Melvin S. Giddens was born on January 25, 1918, in Carbury, Florida. He was the youngest of three sons of Martin C. Giddens and Mary F. Green-Giddens. His mother died not too long after he was born. His father

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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 
Enlisted: 
– Oregon National Guard 
– discharged
Selective Service Registration:

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