Roster: U.S.S. Rescue

LtBenMorin2T
192nd - B Co.

Morin, 2nd Lt. Benjamin R.

2nd Lt. Ben R. Morin was born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, on August 15, 1920, to Benjamin and Josephine Morin. With his four sisters and four brothers, he lived at 1301 South 9th Avenue in Maywood, Illinois.

On October 15,

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LundquistGer
194th - A Co.

Lundquist, Sgt. Gerald J.

Sgt. Gerald J. Lundquist
Born: 2 March 1915 – South Dakota
Parents: Clarence & Naomi Lundquist
Hometown: 19 North Main Street – Aberdeen, South Dakota
Education: Northern State College – Aberdeen, South Dakota
– Class of 1938
Residence:
– 543

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Lawheadr
17th Ordnance Company

Lawhead, Pvt. Roger R.

Pvt. Roger Raymond Lawhead
Born: 22 December 1915 – Beach, North Dakota
Parents: John Q. Lawhead and Minerva E. Greenup-Lawhead
Siblings: 2 sisters, 3 brothers
Home:
– Henry, North Dakota – 1920
– Beach, North Dakota – 1930
– 735

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Sampson_E
192nd - HQ Co.

Sampson, Pvt. Ernest L. Jr.

Pvt. Ernest Logan Sampson Jr. was born on October 21, 1914, in Mercer County, to Ernest L. Sampson Sr. and Eva E. Brown-Sampson. It is known that he had three sisters and two brothers. He left school after his second

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192nd - C Co.

Harmon, Pvt. Charles C.

Pvt. Charles Cleo Harmon was one of the twin sons born on August 5, 1916, on the family’s farm three miles east of Alfalfa, Oklahoma, to Arthur L. Harmon and Lola May Luper-Harmon. In addition to his twin, he had

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194th - A Co.

Forsythe, Pvt. Donald B.

Pvt. Donald Bruce Forsythe 
Born: 25 April 1920 – Roundup, Montana 
Parents: Donald B. Forsythe and Lucille D. Russell-Forsythe 
– father died in 1920 before he was born 
– mother remarried
Hometown: Roundup, Montana 
Occupation: Forest Service 
Enlisted: Wyoming National

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Spencer_John
192nd - A Co.

Spencer, Pvt. John C.

Pvt. John C. Spencer was the son of Cecil and Rose Spencer and was born on December 8, 1916, in Zenda Township in Walworth County, Wisconsin. When John was a child, his family moved to 385 Western Avenue in Janesville.

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192nd - A Co.

Curtis, Pvt. William A. Jr.

Pvt. William Archie Curtis Jr. was born on September 27, 1919, in Harris, Oklahoma, to William A. Curtis Sr. & Daphne Curtis. He was known as “Archie” to his family and friends. When Selective Service Registration became law on October

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194th - HQ Co.

Brain, Cpl. Philip S. Jr.

Cpl. Philip Sidney Brain Jr. was born to Philip S. Brain Sr. & Marie Brain on June 24, 1915, in Libby, Montana. He was the oldest son and had two younger brothers and two younger sisters. When he was a

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TschudiPeter
192nd - D Co.

Tschudi, Pvt. Peter H.

Pvt. Peter Henry Tschudi 
Born: 30 January 1915 – Detroit, Michigan 
Parents: Peter C. Tschudi and Millie Tessman-Tschudi 
Siblings: 3 sisters, 1 brother 
Home: 1308 Rufer Avenue – Louisville, Kentucky 
Occupation: Stimpson Computer Scale Company 
Selective Service Registration: 16 October

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17th Ordnance Company

Urban, Pvt. Charles L.

Pvt. Charles Louis Urban 
Born: Ashland, Kentucky 
Mother: Bessie Urban 
Home: Ashland, Kentucky 
Enlisted: 
– U.S. Army 
– 7 May 1940 
Selective Service Registration: 
– did not register since he was serving in the Army 
Training: 
– Fort Knox, Kentucky 

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Webbl
192nd - B Co.

Webb, Pvt. Louie L.

Pvt. Louie Webb was born on May 17, 1923, in North Carolina to Lee Roy Webb & Bennie Mae Cashion-Webb. With his three brothers, he grew up in Gastonia, North Carolina. After completing two years of high school, he went

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