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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, Clyde Maru
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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, Arisan Maru
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Sgt. Hezekiah Franklin SalleeBorn: 14 June 1920 – Mercer County, KentuckyParents: Hez Sallee & Sally Cunningham-Sallee Siblings:4 brothers, 1 sister– father died when he was a child Occupation: dairy worker Enlisted: Kentucky National Guard Inducted: U. S. Army – 25 November 1940 Nickname: Heze Brother: James – HQ Company Hometown: Harrodsburg, Kentucky Training:– Fort Knox, Kentucky– Arrived: 28 November 1941– January 1941- attended […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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PFC Thomas H. Samek was born on June 16, 1922, to Frank Samek and Martha M. Koepp-Samek.  He was the second of two sons born to the couple. Tom grew up at 704 Fifth Street in Janesville, Wisconsin. When he was eight, his father passed away, in 1930, leaving his mother to raise him and […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – A Co., 192nd Tank Battalion, Enoshima Maru
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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 year of high school to go to work as a farm hand. In 1940, he […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Sgt. Owen Leonard Sandmire was born October 24, 1918, to Leonard Sandmire and Bessie Kellogg-Sandmire in Viola, Wisconsin, and was the fourth child of eight children. “Sandy” as he was called by his friends, grew up first in Reedsburg, Wisconsin, where he graduated from Reedsburg Elementary School. His family then moved to Lime Ridge, Wisconsin, […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – A Co., 192nd Tank Battalion, Canadian Inventor
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Pvt. John J. Sandor was born April 5, 1918, in Youngstown, Ohio, to Steve Sandor and Anna Kovach-Sandor. He had two sisters and two brothers and the family resided at 1726 Manhattan Avenue, Youngstown, Ohio. He was a graduate of Chaney High School, and after high school, he worked as a pipe fitter in a […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – C Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Paige Edison SappBorn: 23 June 1914 – Kitzmiller, MarylandParents: Bruce Sapp & Mary McDonnell-Sapp Siblings: 2 sisters, 5 brothers Home: Lyon Township, Preston County, West Virginia Education: 2 years of college Occupation: worked on the family’s farm Inducted: – U.S. Army – 31 January 1941 – Fort Meade, Maryland Training:– Fort Benning, GeorgiaUnits:– 42nd Engineers Construction Battalion – Corps of Engineers– D […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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2nd Lt. Thomas Scott Savage was the son of Dr. Robert G. Savage & Margaret I. Neary-Savage, and was born on September 12, 1917. With his two brothers and three sisters, he was raised in River Forest, Illinois, and at 536 North Oak Park Avenue in Oak Park, Illinois. In the fall of 1940, Tom, […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – B Co., 192nd Tank Battalion, Zentsuji
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