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HensonJC
  Pvt. James Cary Henson Jr. was born on June 17, 1920, in Starkville, Mississippi, to James Carey Henson Sr. and Nancy Irene Morton-Henson. With his two sisters and a brother, he grew up in Washington County, Alabama. At some point, he married, but records indicate he was widowed. James enlisted into the U.S. Army […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
Hiter
T/5 Ralph Kinley Hite was born on July 14, 1916, in Logan, Ohio, and was the son of George E. Hite & Lillian M. Bright-Hite. With his sister, he grew up at 590 East Front Street, in Logan, and graduated from Logan High School in 1934. After high school, he worked as a clerk in […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
Hobbs_J
  Sgt. John Elmer Hobbs Jr. was born on September 12, 1919, in West Virginia to John E. Hobbs Sr. & Ethel Wieneke-Hobbs. With his two sisters, he grew up in Shadyside, Ohio, and graduated from Shadyside High School. After high school, he worked as a salesman. A draft act had been passed in 1940, […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
Hubbardr
PFC Robert Ray Hubbard was the son of Mr. & Mrs. George Lindsey and was born on February 20, 1919, and grew up in Evansville, Wisconsin. When he was a child, his mother put him, his brother and his sisters up for adoption. He was adopted by Ray & Harriet Hubbard. The family lived at […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
Hughesk
T/5 Kent W. Hughes Jr. was born on April 18, 1922, to Marie & Kent W. Hughes Sr. He had two sisters and a brother. He grew up on RR 1 outside of Janesville, Wisconsin, in Emerald Grove. His family resided at 603 South Jackson Street in Beloit, Wisconsin. He was a junior in high […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
Hullihanw
T/4 William Patrick Hullihan was born on April 2, 1916, to John A. Hullihan and Mary A. Gately-Hullihan in Cicero, Illinois, and was one of eight children born to the couple. He was known as “Bill” to his family and friends. Bill was raised at 603 South 8th Avenue in Maywood, Illinois, and attended St. […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion, Proviso Students, Proviso Students Who Died During WWII
Jannisch1
Cpl. Fred A. Jannisch Jr. was the only son of Fred A. Jannisch Sr. & Anna Siegler-Jannisch, and was born on October 25, 1922. When he was a child, his father purchased a house at 333 Park Avenue in River Forest, Illinois, because he was a River Forest Fireman and wanted to live in the […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
Jendrysik
Sgt. Frank JendrysikBorn: 20 August 1917 – Cook County, IllinoisParents: Andrew Jendrysik & Lekla Brzorza-Jendrysik– Polish immigrants– father died when he was thirteen– mother died when he was fourteenSiblings: 2 brothers– brothers raised himHome: 5343 South New England Avenue – Chicago, Illinois– 1930 – the family lived in Cicero, IllinoisOccupation: worked in Chicago Stock YardsEnlisted: […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
Jereleh
PFC Harry Jerele was born to Leo and Mary Jerele on February 1, 1916, in Clinton, Iowa. Harry was one of the seven children born to the couple. After leaving Iowa, his family moved to Maywood, Melrose Park, Bellwood, and finally Berkley, Illinois. Since his father was an employee of the Chicago & North Western […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
Keegan
T/5 Harold Philip Keegan was the son of Raymond F. Keegan & Mary Ellen Conway-Keegan and was born March 22, 1922, in Hanover, Wisconsin. He was the second of the couple’s three sons and also had a younger sister. Harold also lived in Plymouth, Wisconsin, and attended grade school in Hanover. He graduated from St. […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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