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192nd - D Co. 13 - Bataan Project
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Sgt. Harold Eugene SchenkBorn: 18 October 1920 – Caldwell Parish, LouisianaParents: C. Terry Scaife & Florence Bryant-Scaife Siblings: 4 sisters, 2 brothers Hometown: Clarks, Louisiana Inducted: – U. S. Army – 26 July 1940 – Jackson, Mississippi Occupation: – truck driver Training: – Fort Knox, Kentucky– basic training– Camp Polk, Louisiana – assigned to 753rd Tank Battalion– volunteered or had his name drawn to join […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. James Campbell Secrist Born: 21 December 1918 – Avella, Pennsylvania Parents: Orville J. Secrist & Anna Melissa Kennerdall-Secrist  Home: 710 Wertz Northwest – Canton, Ohio  Occupation: worker – steel mill roller manufacturing company  Inducted:  – U. S. Army  – 26 March 1941 – Cleveland, Ohio  Training:  – Fort Knox, Kentucky – basic training  – […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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192nd - D Co. 16 - Bataan Project
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Sgt. Judson David Simpson was born on March 7, 1921, in Washington County, Kentucky. He was one of the six children of George & Catherine Simpson and worked on his family’s farm. Judson joined the Kentucky National Guard and was called to federal duty when his tank company was federalized on November 25, 1940. His […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Jabe Crit SmithBorn: 26 August 1917 – Knox County, KentuckyParents: Millard Smith & Isabelle B. Prince-Smith Siblings: 3 brothers, 3 sisters Hometown: Jarvis Store, Kentucky Inducted: – U.S. Army – 23 March 1941 – Fort Thomas, Newport, Kentucky Training: – Fort Knox, Kentucky– Arrived: 28 November 1940– January 1941 – sent to specific tank school for training– Louisiana maneuvers – 1 September […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Sgt. William D. Sparrow Jr. was the third of the four children of Gertrude Howser-Sparrow & Dr. William D. Sparrow Sr. He was born on May 20, 1915, in Boyle County, Kentucky, and lived on Main Street in Burgin, Kentucky. He attended college for two years before going to work as a guard at a […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Sgt. Herbert C. SteeleBorn: 12 March 1919 – Mercer County, KentuckyParents: Thomas E. Steele & Maranda Watts-SteeleSiblings: 2 sisters, 1 half-brother, 1 half-sisterOccupation: Sewer construction – Works Project AdministrationMarried: Sally Ann TylerEnlisted:– Kentucky National GuardInducted:– U. S. Army – 25 November 1940 – Harrodsburg, KentuckyTraining:– Fort Knox, Kentucky– Arrived: 28 November 1940– typical day– 6:15 […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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PFC Ralph L. Stine was born on July 28, 1921, in Washington County, Kentucky. to Orville and Sadie Dean-Stine, and had seven brothers and one sister. The family resided on Main Street in Burgin, Kentucky. Ralph joined the Kentucky National Guard on December 5, 1939, in Harrodsburg. He was working as a farmhand when his […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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1st Sgt. Yandell TerhuneBorn: 23 July 1919 – Mercer County, KentuckyParents: Verna Cunningham-Terhune & Alonzo TerhuneSiblings: 2 brothers, 2 sistersHome: 611 East Street – Harrodsburg, KentuckyOccupation: restaurant workerEnlisted: Kentucky National GuardInducted:– U. S. Army– 25 November 1940 – Harrodsburg, KentuckyTraining:– Fort Knox, Kentucky– Arrived: 28 November 1941– first six weeks was the primary training – Week […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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