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Pvt. John Henry Read was born on June 11, 1919, Edgewood, Van Zandt County, Texas, to Nick R. Read & Floy Haptostall-Read. With his two sisters and four brothers, he grew up on the family farm in Van Zandt County. John was inducted into the U.S. Army on March 19, 1941, in Dallas, Texas. It is […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Arthur Harry ReedBorn: 12 December 1916 – Alma, TexasParents: Harry K. Reed & Fannie Davis-ReedSiblings: 1 sister, 1 brother– living with aunt & uncle in 1930Inducted:– U. S. Army– 21 March 1941 – Dallas, TexasTraining:– Fort Knox, Kentucky– Arrived: 28 November 1941– typical day– 6:15 with reveille– most of the soldiers were up before […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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PFC Harley G. Reeves was born in June 1918 to Ellen M. Brooks-Reeves & Elmer H. Reeves. His parents divorced and his father remarried. He grew up at 551 Brehl Avenue in Columbus, Ohio, with his brother, two sisters, half-brother, and two half-sisters. He attended Central High School, and after graduating, he worked at Universal […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Capt. Joseph Anthony Revak was born on June 15, 1907, in Beaumont, Texas, to John Revak & Annie Wassell-Revak. He grew up at 1510 Madison Avenue, with his three sisters and two brothers. After high school, Joseph attended Texas A&M College and was a member of Company F, Corps of Cadets. He graduated as a […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Emerson Samuel Rex was born August 20, 1919, to Emerson A. Rex and Estella C. Crouse-Rex, in Mulberry, Indiana, and was one of six children born to the couple and was known as “Junior” to his family. He would later move to Frankfort, Indiana, where he lived at 603 Sims Street. He graduated from Frankfort […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Howard Edward Rickman was from Washington County, Oklahoma, and was born on October 1, 1917, in Pineville, Missouri, and was the son of Emmet & Ida Maude Rickman. It is known that he had seven brothers and two sisters, and at some point, his family moved to Bartlesville, Oklahoma. Howard was inducted into the U. […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Campbell King Sadler was born on August 26, 1916, in Garrard County, Kentucky, to James E. Sadler and Mattie Anderson-Sadler. He had three brothers and two sisters. Like many others of the time, he left school, after the eighth grade, and went to work at a sand and gravel company. He married Agnes Fern […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Sgt. John Elmore Sadler Sgt. John Elmore Sadler was born on July 14, 1914, in Elmwood Place, Ohio, to James Elmore Sadler & Mattie Anderson-Sadler. With his sister and three brothers, he resided at 621 South Greenville Street in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. He worked as a farm hand. With his brother, Campbell, he joined the Kentucky […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. James William Sallee was the son of Hez Sallee and Sarah Cunningham-Sallee. He was born on May 18, 1916, in Mercer County, Kentucky. With his four brothers and one sister, he grew up in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. James and his brother, Heze, joined the Kentucky National Guard’s 38th Division Tank Company in Harrodsburg. When the […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Sgt. Jennings Bryan Scanlon Jr. was born on July 4, 1922, in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, to Jennings B. Scanlon Sr. and Alma Crews-Scanlon. With his sister and brother, he grew up at 957 Mooreland Avenue in Harrodsburg. He was a 1938 graduate of Harrodsburg High School and worked as a clerk in the family store. While […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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