Unit: 194th – A Co.

The men of the 194th Tank Battalion, Company A, which originated as the 34th Divisional Tank Company of the Minnesota National Guard from Brainerd, Minnesota.

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Davis, PFC Richard E.

PFC Richard E. DavisBorn: 1921 – MinnesotaParents: Henry M. & Jessie DavisSiblings: 3 sistersHometown: Brainerd, MinnesotaEnlisted: Minnesota National GuardSelective Service Registration: 16 October 1940– he

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Doerck, Pvt. Robert E.

Pvt. Robert Edward DoerckBorn: 18 December 1913 – Lincoln, NebraskaParents: Grace Belle Rife-Doerck & Henry A. DoerckSiblings: 1 sister, 2 brothersHome: 4344 32nd Street –

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Duby, 1st Lt. Ralph W.

1st Lt. Ralph William DubyBorn: 31 December 1917 – Mason County, WashingtonParents: William A. Duby & Hazel Putts-DubySiblings: 2 brothersHome: 316 North 76th Street –

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Falconer, PFC. John F.

Pfc. John Frank FalconerBorn: 1 July 1921 – MinnesotaMother: George B. Falconer & Elvina E. Novak-FalconerSiblings: 4 sisters, 2 brothersHometown: 1824 Norwood Street – Brainerd,

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Finch, PFC Harvey L.

PFC Harvey Louis FinchBorn: 13 June 1918 – Forest Lake, Minnesota– the family moved to Brainerd – November 1920Mother: Bernard & Bertha Finch– parents divorcedSiblings:

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Fitzpatrick, PFC. Bernard T.

PFC. Bernard T. FitzpatrickBorn: 23 February 1915 – Waverly, MinnesotaParents: Florien Fitzpatrick & Catherine Shafranski-FitzpatrickSiblings: 4 sisters, 2 brothersNicknames: B.T., Bernie, FitzGraduated: College of Saint

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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 –

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Fox, Sgt. Raymond E.

Sgt. Raymond E. FoxBorn: 29 January 1920 – Brainerd, MinnesotaParents: Oscar R. Fox & Edith L. Cain-FoxSiblings: 2 sisters, 3 brothersHome: 701 North Eighth Street

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Franck, Tec 5 Wilmer H.

T/5 Wilmer Henry FranckBorn: 9 April 1917 – Carver County, MinnesotaParents: William C. Franck & Frieda Bartels-FranckSiblings: 6 sisters, 6 brothersHometown: Route 1, Benton Township,

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Garrison, Pvt. Russell S.

Pvt. Russell Smith Garrison Born: 16 February 1918 – Kalamazoo, Michigan Parents: Mark E. & Pearl M. Garrison Siblings: 1 sister, 1 brother Nickname: “Shorty” – the reason for the

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