Roster: S.S. Simon Bolivar

192nd - B Co.

Parr, Pvt. Robert V.

Pvt. Robert Vaughn Parr was born in Fort Dodge, Iowa, on December 9, 1918, to Roy & Martha Parr.  He and two sisters and brother grew up on the north side of Chicago at 3705 North Magnolia Avenue.  He graduated

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194th - MD

McKeon, Cpl. William V.

Cpl. William Vincent McKeon was born on May 5, 1905, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Michael and Alice McKeon. He, with his three brothers and sister, grew up at 1855 Portland Avenue in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Bill registered on October 16,

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Mcauliffe
192nd - A Co.

McAuliffe, S/Sgt. William M.

S/Sgt. William M. McAuliffe was born on June 6, 1918, to William & Ella McAuliffe. With his brother and five sisters, he was raised at 907 West McKinley Street, Janesville, Wisconsin. In high school, he was a halfback on the

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Massimino
192nd - B Co.

Massimino, Cpl. John L.

Cpl. John L. Massimino was born July 8, 1915, in Akron, Ohio, and was the son of Frank & Mary Massimino. His family moved to Illinois where he lived at 640 Harrison Street in Oak Park, with his sister and

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Ortega
192nd - A Co.

Ortega, Pvt. Abel F.

Pvt. Abel Flores Ortega was born on August 22, 1919, in El Paso, Texas, and was one of six sons born to Ruben C. and Deborah F. Ortega. As a child, he lived at 505 East 9th Street in Austin,

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192nd - A Co.

Parish, Sgt. Philip R.

Sgt. Philip R. Parish was born on May 2, 1909, in Ontario, Wisconsin, and was the son of Dora and Hollis Parish. He attended Billings Creek Elementary School, Ontario, Wisconsin, which was very close to the farm he grew up

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194th - A Co.

Peck, PFC Henry G.

PFC Henry Guy Peck was the son of Charles & Lucy Peck. He was born on January 1, 1921, in Huron, South Dakota and had three sisters and three brothers. When he was ten, his family moved from Huron to

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Langley
192nd - HQ Co.

Langley, Pvt. Alfred R.

Pvt. Alfred Raymond Langley was born on February 26, 1912, in Rector, Arkansas, to Walter W. & Alma Langley and was the third oldest of the couple’s four children. His younger brother died as a child. Alfred grew up in

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192nd - C Co.

Roberts, Pvt. Elmer M.

Pvt. Elmer Marion Roberts was born on September 7, 1925, in Saint Louis, Missouri, to Jesse and Effie Roberts. His parents divorced when he was a child and he resided, with his mother, at 1506 South Tenth Street in St.

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192nd Tank Battalion

Serpell, Cpl. Edward P.

Cpl. Edward Patrick Serpell
Born: 26 February 1919 – Lexington, Kentucky
Parents: Jane Farrell-Serpell and John A. Serpell
Sibling: 1 brother
Nickname: Pat
– may have used Patrick as his first name
Hometown: Lexington, Kentucky
– 1930 – lived with

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194th - C Co.

Garrison, PFC William A.

PFC William Allen Garrison 
Born: 13 February 1921 – Bakersfield, California 
Parents: Allen P. Garrison & Mary E. Foster-Garrison 
Siblings: 2 sisters 
Home: 538 Central Avenue – Salinas, California 
Enlisted: California National Guard
– enlisted because the Salinas tank company

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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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