Roster: Osaka #4

Moczarny3
192nd - HQ Co.

Moczarny, Pvt. Joseph A.

Pvt. Joseph Andrew Moczarny was born on September 18, 1913, in Armstrong Creek, Wisconsin, to Anton and Victoria Moczarny. He had two sisters and seven brothers and grew up in Armstrong Creek. His father died during the 1920s, and his

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McCarter
192nd - A Co.

McCarter, Pvt. Emerson M.

Pvt. Emerson Maytubby McCarter was a Native American and a member of the Chickasaw Nation. He was born on June 19, 1918, in Jefferson Township, Coal County, Oklahoma, to Andrew L. McCarter & Matilda Maytubby-McCarter. He was the youngest of

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Muir_POW
194th - A Co.

Muir, Capt. John S.

Capt. John Stewart Muir
Born: 8 April 1893 – Port Elgin, Ontario, Canada
Parents: John F. Muir & Annie Smith-Muir
Siblings: 2 sisters
– the family immigrated to the United States – 1905
Home: 4124 Miner Avenue – Duluth, Minnesota

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Plodzien1
192nd - B Co.

Plodzien, Pvt. Edward F.

Pvt. Edward Plodzien was born on September 24, 1918, in Chicago, Illinois, to Martin Plodzien & Agnes Zachara-Plodzien. With his two sisters, he grew up at 1320 West Julian Street in Chicago. He attended high school for one year before

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MarcusLawson1
192nd - D Co.

Lawson, Sgt. Marcus A.

Sgt. Marcus Arnold Lawson was from Harrodsburg, Kentucky, and born on March 4, 1922, to Raymond A. Lawson and Margaret Newby-Lawson. With his brother and three sisters, he grew up at 155 South Depot Street, Burgin, Kentucky.

Marcus joined the

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Kublyr
192nd - A Co.

Kubly, PFC Robert C.

PFC Robert C. Kubly
Born: 31 March 1913 – Monticello, Wisconsin
Parents: Conrad and Emma Kubly
– father died during the 1920s
– moved to Center, Wisconsin
– living in Portage, Wisconsin – when he was inducted
Siblings: 4 sisters

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192nd - HQ Co.

Rue, Capt. Edwin W.

Capt. Edwin Wilson Rue was the son of Insco and Lotta Forbes-Rue. He was born on May 31, 1910, and was the fourth oldest child, and the oldest son, of the couple’s thirteen children. He was known as “Skip” to

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192nd - B Co.

Rusch, Pvt. Henry A.

Pvt. Henry Andrew Rusch was the son of Frederick Rusch and Anna Koenig-Rusch. He was born on June 10, 1922. With his two sisters and two brothers, he grew up in Maywood and attended local schools. He was a member

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Hummel_J
194th - A Co.

Hummel, 2nd Lt. John J.

2nd Lt. John Jacob Hummel
Born: 11 December 1917 – Mayfield, Washington
Parents: Jasper Hummel & Sada Mayfield-Hummel
Inducted: Unknown
Education:
– dropped out of school
– joined the Civilian Conservation Corps
– worked as the second dook
– since

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192nd - D Co.

Horttor, Pvt. Ervin D.

Pvt. Ervin Dale Horttor
Born: 31 October 1922 – Burkburnett, Texas
Parents: Leroy Horttor & Lottie Synder-Horttor
Home: Vernon, Texas
Selective Service Registration: 12 February 1941 
Contact: Lottie Horttor – mother
Occupation: unemployed
Inducted:
– U. S. Army
– 17

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192nd - C Co.

Harris, Cpl. Marvin C.

Cpl. Marvin Clement Harris was born on June 4, 1916, in Springfield, Ohio, to John Harris and Anna Mae Gaffin-Harris. He had three sisters and was known as “Butch” to his family. It is known that he graduated from high

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Schwass_Ruben_H1
192nd - HQ Co.

Schwass, Capt. Ruben H.

Little is known about Capt. Ruben H. Schwass’s early life except that he was born on July 5, 1901, and was the son of Henry & Augusta Schwass. With his brother, Chris, he grew up in Proviso Township, Cook County,

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