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Unit: 17th Ordnance Company

17th Ordnance Company was created when A Company, 19th Ordnance Battalion of the First Armored Division was deactivated at Fort Knox, Kentucky in August 1941. As part of 19th Ordnance, the company had trained alongside the 192nd Tank Battalion.

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Provisional Tank Group

Vest, S/Sgt. Carl H.

S/Sgt. Carl H. VestBorn: 9 June 1914 – Richland, IndianaParents: Franklin R. Vest & Glaydis Grace Hasler-Vest– mother died in 1915Siblings: 1 sister, 3 brothersHometown:

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Wadepierce
Provisional Tank Group

Wade, Pvt. Pierce H.

Pvt. Pierce Herring WadeBorn: 4 February 1919 – Lexington, KentuckyParents: William H. Wade & Estelle E. Carter-WadeSiblings: 1 half-sister, 1 sister, 2 brothersNickname: “Panama”Hometown: Hahira,

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Provisional Tank Group

Webb, PFC. Malcolm S.

PFC. Malcolm S. WebbBorn: 1 October 1916 – Jefferson County, KentuckyParents: Linsey Webb & Lucy Renfro-Webb Siblings: 2 brothers, 3 sisters Home: 2603 South Fourth Street –

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Bataan Project - Pvt. Leon L. Wolf
Provisional Tank Group

Wolf, Pvt. Leon L.

Pvt. Leon L. Wolf Born: 20 April 1915 – Illinois Parents: Abe & Bessie Wolf Siblings: 1 brother Home: Grayville, Illinois Enlisted: – Illinois National

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Bataan Project - 1st Lt. Jack Thurston Woodson
Provisional Tank Group

Woodson, 1st Lt. Jack T.

1st Lt. Jack Thurston Woodson Born: 17 September 1917 – Vinita, Oklahoma Parents: Charles W. & Winifred Woodson Siblings: 1 brother Hometown: Vinita, Oklahoma  Education:  –

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17th Ordnance Company

Zaronsky, Sgt. Stanley L.

Sgt. Stanley L. Zaronsky Born: 1914 – Dayton, Ohio Parents: Adam & Helen Zaronsky Siblings: 1 sister, 1 brother (known) Hometown: 54 Kiser – Dayton,

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