Roster: Proviso Students Who Fought in the Philippines

Proviso Township High School students who fought in the Philippines during World War II.

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Proviso Students

Aiani, S/Sgt. Louis J. Jr.

S/Sgt. Louis James Aiani Jr. Born: 22 March 1923 – Chicago, Illinois Parents: Louis J. Aiani Sr., & Susan Vacca-Aiani Siblings: 4 brothers, 1 sister Home: 2153 North73rd Court

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Proviso Students

Babcock, S/Sgt. Arthur L.

S/Sgt. Arthur Lee Babcock Born: 9 December 1921 – Alameda, California Parents: William H. Babcock & Bird Brown-Babcock Siblings: Sgt. William B. Babcock, Vera, Kenneth, Albert Hometown: – 615

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Proviso Students

Ball, Pvt. William S.

Pvt. William Sonny Ball Born: 21 September 1917 – Chicago, Illinois Parents: Martin Ball & Susie Letrich-Ball Siblings: 1 sister Nickname: “Sonny” Home: – 7229 West Franklin

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Byars, PFC Frank A.

PFC Frank Albert Byars was born on November 27, 1921, in Forest Park, Illinois, to Ida Sarwood-Byars and Emmett Byars. His name on his birth

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Proviso Students

Clinkenbeard, Pvt. Jerome S.

Pvt. Jerome Stirling Clinkenbeard Born: 21 August 1925 – Chicago, Illinois Parents: John S. Clinkenbeard & Johannah Begley-Clinkenbeard Siblings: 1 sister, 2 brothers  Home: – 7719 West Grand Avenue, Elmwood

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