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PFC Elkoney Albert Allison was the son of Thomas D. Allison & Etta C. Warren-Allison. He was born on November 25, 1916, in Baxter, Tennessee. He had three sisters, three brothers, and a half brother, and grew up in Putman County, Tennessee. He left high school after his third year of high school. As a […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – B Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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PFC Crate Davis Anderson was born on August 26, 1921, in Yellow Creek, North Carolina, to Edmund Anderson and Zena Hall-Anderson. With his sister, he grew up in Yellow Creek. When he was eight, his mother died. He left school after completing eighth grade and went to work as a farm hand. Crate enlisted in […]
Filed as: 192nd Tank Battalion, 192nd – D Co., Provisional Tank Group
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Sgt. Leroy Clark Anderson was the son of Erwin and Emma Anderson and was born on April 7, 1918. He was raised in a house, with his sister, that his father built at 623 Briody Street in Burlington, Wisconsin. When he was a child, his mother died and his father remarried. LeRoy attended school in […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – A Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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1st/Sgt. John Robert Andrews was born in June or July 1917 in Ottawa County, Ohio, to John Andres & Mary Ondrik-Andres. His parents were immigrants from Czechoslovakia. With his four sisters and three brothers, he grew up at 330 Maple Street in Port Clinton, Ohio, and attended high school for three years. John worked as […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – C Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Joseph Nicholas Angelone was born in 1915 in Rockaway Beach, New York City, New York, to Nicholas & Catherine Angelone. With his two brothers and sister, he grew up at 180 Beach 85th Street, Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York. He attended Public School #44 and Far Rockaway High School. In 1931, his mother died, […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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S/Sgt. Joseph Riley Anness Jr. was the son of Susie & Joseph R. Anness Sr., and was born on March 9, 1914, in Boyle County, Kentucky. He had two brothers and a sister and was the cousin of Elzie Anness, who was also a member of his National Guard company. On April 30, 1934, Joe […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Sgt. Elzie Elworth Anness was born on August 4, 1921, in Springtown, Kentucky, to Omar W. Anness & Margaret Harlow-Anness, and was raised, with his two sisters and two brothers, at 313 Tabler Avenue in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. He left school after completing three years of high school. Elzie joined the Kentucky National Guard and trained […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
Andy Aquila
Pvt. Andrew Joseph Aquila was born on May 31, 1918, in what was called “Little Italy” in Cleveland, Ohio. Andy was drafted into the army on March 31, 1941, and sent to Fort Knox, Kentucky, to train which consisted mostly of drilling. Very little time was devoted to operating machine guns, tanks and using chemicals. […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – B Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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S/Sgt. Richard C. Armato was the son of Italian immigrants and was born on January 15, 1912, to Antonia Gigante-Armato and Dominick Armato. He grew up in Melrose Park, Illinois, with his sister and brother and with friends joined the Illinois National Guard as a member of the 33rd Division’s Tank Company in Maywood, Illinois. […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. William L. Arnold was born on May 4, 1917, in Fishtail, Montana, to William C. & Margaret B. Arnold. He was the oldest of the couple’s six sons and four daughters. Since he could not afford the cost of getting to school, he dropped out of high school during his first year to help […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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