Roster: Fukuoka #17

192nd - D Co.

Sallee, Sgt. Hezekiah F.

Sgt. Hezekiah Franklin Sallee
Born: 14 June 1920 – Mercer County, Kentucky
Parents: Hez Sallee and Sally Cunningham-Sallee 
Siblings: 4 brothers, 1 sister
– father died when he was a child 
Nickname: Heze
Occupation: dairy worker 
Married: Hazel Trowe

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Johnson Shelby
17th Ordnance Company

Johnson, Pvt. Shelby

Pvt. Shelby Johnson
Born: 11 November 1923 – Grayson County, Kentucky
Parents: Henderson and Bertha Johnson
Home: 701 Colorado Avenue, Louisville, Kentucky
– U.S. Army
– 6 January 1941 – Louisville, Kentucky
– lied about his age to get

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194th - HQ Co.

Hoglund, PFC Eugene E. T.

PFC Eugene Erick Theodore Hoglund 
Born: 1 March 1908 – Aurora, Minnesota  
Parents: Erick A. Hoglund and Johanna M. Hagbloom-Hoglund 
Siblings: 3 sisters, 5 brothers 
Hometown: Wilkerson Township, Cass County, Minnesota 
Occupations: Hoglund Resort 
Nickname: Erick
– used Erick as

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192nd - A Co.

Hart, Pvt. Leonard M.

Pvt. Leonard Marvin Hart was born on July 13, 1915, in Gage, Oklahoma, to Thomas J. Hart and Nellie A. Taylor-Hart. He was raised in Otter Township, Harper County, Oklahoma, with his four sisters and four brothers. Leonard attended Luther

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194th - C Co.

Glenn, Sgt. William L. Jr.

Sgt. William Lewis Glenn Jr.
Born: 5 August 1921 – Niland, California
Parents: William L. Glenn Sr. and Mary E. Aber-Glenn
Siblings: 2 sisters, 3 brothers
Home: Salinas, California
Enlisted: California National Guard
– U. S. Army
– 10

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192nd - C Co.

Short, Sgt. John L.

Sgt. John L. Short was born to John J. Short and Leah Warner-Short on May 23, 1917. His mother appeared to have divorced her first husband and he had three older half-siblings and two older siblings. The family resided at

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192nd - B Co.

Garrett, Pvt. J. C.

Pvt. J. C. Garrett was born on November 24, 1915, in Caddo County, Louisiana, to Charles & Mattie Garrett. With his two sisters and three brothers grew up in Panola County, Texas, on the family farm. He attended Greenwood High

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192nd - B Co.

Flores, Pvt. Felix

Pvt. Felix Flores was born on November 20, 1915, in Foard County, Texas, to Luciano and Augustina Flores. With his three sisters and brother, he grew up in Tynan, Bee County, Texas. Sometime before 1940, his father died.

Felix registered

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17th Ordnance Company

Feiner, PFC Harold

PFC Harold Feiner
Born: 8 March 1918 – New York City, New York
Parents: Maxwell Feiner and Adele Mittleman-Feiner
Siblings: 1 sister, 2 brothers
Hometown: 1671 East 72nd Street – Bronx, New York
Occupation: electrician
– U.S. Army

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192nd - A Co.

Sommerlund, Pvt. William H.

Pvt. William H. Sommerlund was born in Granton, Wisconsin, on September 8, 1919. He was the son of Hans and Minnie Sommerlund who had come to the United States from Denmark. As a child, he attended local schools in Granton.

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192nd - HQ Co.

Steel, Pvt. Charles H.

Pvt. Charles Harold Steel
Born: 27 June 1919 – Wilson, Oklahoma
Parents: Charles H. Steel and Eva T. Steel
– father died – mother married Ike Smith
Home: North Rock Creek Road – McCurtain County, Oklahoma
Occupation: Millard Stove Company

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192nd - A Co.

DuBois, Pvt. Albert J.

Pvt. Albert Joseph DuBois was born on January 16, 1918, in St. Paul, Minnesota, to Peter and Philamoine DuBois. While a child, Albert’s father passed away, and his mother remarried and the family moved to Webster, Wisconsin. After he finished

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