ThumbTitle
Allen, PFC Floyd T. 1 - Bataan Project
PFC Floyd Tilen AllenBorn: 23 December 1919 – Saint Louis, MissouriParents: UnknownSiblings: 1 sisterNickname: TilenHometown: St. Louis, MissouriOccupation: Civilian Conservation CorpsEnlisted:– U. S. Army– 12 October 1939 – Jefferson Barracks, MissouriTraining:– Fort Knox, Kentucky– trained as a medic– assigned to 194th Tank BattalionNote: On August 15, 1941, from Ft. Knox, Kentucky, the 194th received orders […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion
BartikF
Pvt. Frederick P. BartikBorn: October 1915 – Pasadena, CaliforniaParents: Joseph & Marie Bartik– his father died when he was 19 years oldNickname: FredSiblings: 3 sisters, 2 brothersHome: 877 Golden West – Monrovia, CaliforniaEducation:– Morovia-Arcadia-Duarte High School – Monrovia, California– participated in band and orchestra– Pasadena Junior College– 2 years of collegeOccupation: bookkeeper – wholesale metal […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion
Default Headshot
What is known about David J. Baugh is that he was born in 1919 in Indianapolis, Indiana, to Joseph & Abby Baugh. His parents divorced, in the 1920s, when he was a child, and with his sister and brother, he was raised by his father. He completed the eighth grade and attended George Washington High […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion
DeClossR
Cpl. Raymond N. DeClossBorn: 20 August 1918 – Fresno County, CaliforniaParents: Raymond E. DeCloss & Catherine A. Nolan-DeClossSiblings: 2 sisters, 2 brothersHometown: 21 Pajaro Street – Salinas, CaliforniaEnlisted:– California National GuardNote: As a POW, he gave his address as 10774 Bluffside Drive – Hollywood, CaliforniaInducted:– U. S. Army– 10 February 1941Training:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion
Default Headshot
PFC Claude Albert DewberryBorn: 25 July 1915 – VirginiaParents: Albert S. Dewberry & Katie Wilkinson-DewberrySiblings: 1 sister, 4 brothersHome: Staunton River, VirginiaEnlisted:– U.S. Army– 10 January 1940 – Raleigh, North CarolinaUnit:– 194th Tank Battalion– most likely joined the battalion as they prepared to leave for San Francisco, CaliforniaTraining:– Fort Francis E. Warren Military Reservation – […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion
Default Headshot
PFC John W. FancherBorn: 11 July 1912 – ColoradoParents: Eldoras E. Fancher & Octavia Allere-FancherSiblings: 2 sisters, 4 brothersHometown: Otero, ColoradoOccupation: FarmhandEnlisted:– U.S. Army– 25 February 1941Training:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described as constantly raining during the winter– many men ended up in the camp hospital with colds– Typical Day – after they arrived at Ft. […]
Filed as: Miscellaneous, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion, Provisional Tank Group
Default Headshot
S/Sgt. Roy Albert Gatewood Born: 28 June 1919 – Arkansas Parents: Henry O. Gatewood & Floris M. Cornstock-Gatewood Siblings: 2 sisters, 3 brothers Hometown: Elijah, Missouri Enlisted: – U.S. Army – 16 September 1940 – Jefferson Barracks, Saint Louis, Missouri Training: – Fort Lewis, Washington – described as constantly raining during the winter – many […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion
GoberGeorge
Cpl. George William Gober was born on May 5, 1916, in Mississippi to Joseph E. Gober & Willie Gee Nash-Gober. The couple had five other sons and four daughters. At some point, George moved to Powell County, Montana. On March 3, 1941, George was inducted into the U.S. Army at Fort Missoula, Montana, and was […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion
Hickmanh
1st Lt. Harold Samuel Hickman Born: 15 January 1913 – Winnipeg, Canada – naturalized citizen Parents: Frederick W. Hickman & Susan M. Toynbee-Hickman Siblings: 5 brothers, 1 sister – sister died as an infant Nickname: Harry Married: Home: 1467 East California Avenue – Glendale, California Medical School: College of Medical Evangelists, Loma Linda, California Residency: […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion
Default Headshot
PFC Robert William HirstBorn: 1923 – Spokane, WashingtonParents: Thomas Hirst & Roxana Phinney-HirstHome: 533 Gordon Avenue – Spokane, WashingtonSiblings:– 1 brother (known)Education: grade schoolMarried: Elleanor J Bushley – 30 September 1940– 1 daughterInducted:– U. S. Army – Spokane, WashingtonTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– Medical Detachment, 194th Tank BattalionNote: The decision for this move – which had […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion
Share on facebook
Share on google
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Share on print