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PFC Roy Vernon WehrkampBorn: 12 August 1917 – Williston, North DakotaParents: Henry & Maziy Wehrkamp– parents divorced– mother remarriedSiblings: 1 half-sisterHome: Portland, OregonInducted:– U. S. Army– 9 April 1941Training:– Fort Lewis, WashingtonUnits:– 194th Tank Battalion– may have joined the battalion as it prepared to go overseasOverseas Duty:– Ship: S.S. President Calvin Coolidge– Boarded: Monday – […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – HQ Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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T/5 Glenn Lewis WhiteBorn: 12 June 1914 – Salem, South DakotaParents: Harvey & Myrtle Lewis-White – father died about 1919 -Step-father: Carl Qulin Siblings: 1 sister, 1 brother Hometown: Montrose, South Dakota Education: – Montrose High School – Class of 1933 Occupation: Clerk – Pixley Hardware StoreInducted:– U. S. Army– UnknownTraining:– Fort Lewis, WashingtonUnit:– 194th Tank BattalionNote: On August 15, 1941, the 194th […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – HQ Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Ralph C. WillifordBorn: 11 January 1922 – Oregon Mother: Kittie G. Williford – mother married John McKenna Home: Ardenwald, Oregon Lived: Gonzales, California Enlisted Oregon National Guard Inducted: – U. S. Army – 16 September 1940 – Portland, Oregon Training: – Fort Lewis, WashingtonUnits:– 194th Tank Battalion – most likely joined the battalion as it prepared to go overseasNote: On August 15, 1941, […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – HQ Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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PFC Louis J. W. YagerBorn: 31 December 1910 – NebraskaParents: Louis C. Yager & Iowa Lamb-YagerSiblings: 2 sisters, 3 brothersHome: 2210 South Sixth Street – Saint Joseph, MissouriEducation: 3 years of high schoolEnlisted: Missouri National GuardOccupation: mechanic – auto garageInducted:– U. S. Army– 10 February 1941 – Saint Joseph, MissouriTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described as […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – HQ Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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PFC Roland George ZweberBorn: 13 September 1919 – Scott, MinnesotaParents: Peter V. Zweber & Julia K. Radermarcher-ZweberSiblings: 2 sisters, 1 brotherNickname: RockyHome: 95 West Jessamine Avenue, Saint Paul, MinnesotaOccupation: telegraph messengerEnlisted:– U.S. Army– 14 April 1941 – Minneapolis, MinnesotaUnit: – 194th Tank BattalionTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described as constantly raining during the winter– many men ended […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – HQ Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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