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Pvt. Joseph P. Trlicik was the son of Joseph F. Trlicik & Mary Pisklak-Trlicik. He was born on May 29, 1919, in Rabb’s Prairie, Texas, and with his brother and three sisters, he grew up and attended school there. He lived and worked on a farm until he was inducted into the U. S. Army […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Peter Henry TschudiBorn: 30 January 1915 – Detroit, MichiganParents: Peter C. Tschudi & Millie Tessman-TschudiSiblings: 1 sister, 1 brotherHometown: Louisville, KentuckyOccupation: Stimpson Computer Scale CompanyInducted:– U. S. Army– 5 March 1941Training:– Fort Knox, Kentucky– Arrived: 28 November 1941– January 1941 – attended specific tank school– Louisiana Maneuvers– 1 September 1941 – 30 September 1941– […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – D Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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S/Sgt. Jesse E. Tubbs was born on August 19, 1917, in Canada, to Peter “Bert” A. Tubbs & Clara L. Hamms-Tubbs, who were Americans living in Canada. The family moved to Janesville, Wisconsin, where Jesse, his sister, and his three brothers lived at 228 East Racine Street. He attended local schools and graduated from Janesville […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – A Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Walter L. Tucker was born to Erie Thomas Tucker and Jerusha Emiline Fields-Tucker on January 29, 1921, in the town of Carbon in Eastland County, Texas. He was one of couple’s six sons and grew up on farms outside of Carbon. He attended school in both Carbon and Eastland, Texas, but left high school […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pfc. Joseph H. Twa was born in Biggar, Saskatchewan, Canada, on May 26, 1919, and was the son of Wilbur Twa & Mabel Sirr-Twa. It is known that he had one sister and three brothers and that his family moved to Eagle Creek, Indiana. He left high school after one year and was working as […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – B Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Ray C. Underwood was born on his family’s small hill country farm on April 31, 1917, in the Bounds Crossroads Community in Itawamba County, Mississippi. He was the son of Garvin Underwood and Mattie Lorene Buchanan-Underwood. With his four sisters, he grew up on the family farm which was east of Fulton, Mississippi. By […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – A Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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2nd Lt. George A. Van Arsdall was born on November 18, 1912, in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, to Riker Van Arsdall & Maude Rose-Van Arsdall. His father served two terms as mayor of Harrodsburg. He had five brothers and three sisters and was known as “Jimmy” to his friends and family. Two of his brothers died in […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Cecil R. Van Diver was born on August 5, 1919, the son of Susie Cumingo-Van Diver and Cecil O. Van Diver. He grew up in rural Mercer County, Kentucky, on Cornishville Road and attended Cloyd Grade School and Cornishville High School from which he dropped out during his sophomore year. He worked with his father […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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Sgt. Edmund F. Van Galder was the son of Oscar B. Van Galder & Mary F. La Chance-Van Galder and was born on February 5, 1914, in Janesville, Wisconsin. He was one of eight children born to the couple. As a child, Edmund grew up at 1409 Wheeler Street in Janesville, Wisconsin, and attended Jefferson […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – HQ Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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T/5 Arthur G. Van Pelt was born in January 14, 1919. He was the son of George Van Pelt & Henrietta Suber-Van Pelt. With his brother, he was raised at 521 30th Street in East Saint Louis, Illinois. He was a high school graduate and attended college for one year. Arthur joined Company B, 192nd […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 192nd – B Co., 192nd Tank Battalion
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