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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
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  T/5 Alvin P. HjulstadBorn: 11 September 1916 – Wright, MinnesotaParents: Ole S. Hjulstad & Julie M. Jorgendatter-HjulstadSiblings:– 5 sisters– 3 brothersHome: Kittson County, MinnesotaEnlisted: 1941- U. S. ArmyTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– not known what specific training he receivedUnit:– A Company, 194th Tank BattalionNote: The decision for this move – which had been made on […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – A Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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PFC Erick Eugene Theodore HoglundBorn: 1 March 1908 – Aurora, MinnesotaParents: Erick A. Hoglund & Johanna M. Hagbloom-HoglundSiblings: 3 sisters, 5 brothersHometown: Wilkerson Township, Cass County, MinnesotaOccupations: Hoglund ResortInducted:– U. S. Army– 4 April 1941 – Fort Snelling, Minnesota– Note: First Name: Eugene – on military recordsTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described as constantly raining during […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – HQ Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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Sgt. Ralph M. HollingsworthBorn: 21 February 1921 – Merrifield, MinnesotaParents: Clayton Hollingsworth & Lotta Swanson-Hollingsworth– father married Lillian RubySiblings:– 1 sister, 6 brothers, 1 step-sister, 1 step-brother– 2 brothers died in World War IIHometown: Lake Edwards Township, Crow Wing, MinnesotaOccupation: laborer – National Youth AdministrationEnlisted:– 1941- U. S. ArmyTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– tank driver– described […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – A Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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Sgt. Arthur Jay HolsteinBorn: 2 January 1916 – Gila, ArizonaParents: Jay Holstein & Henrietta Hull-HolsteinSiblings: 1 sisterHome: Williams Road – Alisal, CaliforniaMarried: spouse not knownOccupation: lineman helper – elevator companyInducted:– U.S. Army– 10 February 1941 – Salinas Army AirfieldUnit: C Company, 194th Tank BattalionTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described as constantly raining during the winter– many […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – C Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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  2nd Lt. Albert H. Hook was born to Henry & Beatrice Hook in 1917 in California. His family resided at 1327 Alma Street in Alisal, California. He graduated from Salinas High School in 1936. In 1940, he was working at a bank clerk and residing at 321½ Hawthorne Street in Alisal. At some point, […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – C Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Carson Claude HopkinsBorn: 22 July 1919 – Clinton County, IowaParents: Gilbert Hopkins & Glenna Nichols-HopkinsSiblings: 1 sisterHome: 731 Twelfth Avenue South – Clinton, IowaEnlisted:– U.S. Army– 1941Training:– Fort Lewis, Kentucky– described as constantly raining during the winter– many men ended up in the camp hospital with colds– Typical Day – after they arrived at […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – A Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Raymond Eugene HopkinsBorn: 2 December 1913 – Clinton IowaFather: Elmer D. Hopkins & Mary Josephine Williams-HopkinsSiblings: 1 brotherHometown: Clinton, IowaHome: Multnomah County, OregonInducted:– U. S. Army– 16 September 1940 – Portland, OregonTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– cook’s schoolUnits: – Not known– HQ Company, 194th Tank BattalionNote: On August 15, 1941, the 194th received orders, from Ft. […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – A Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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2nd Lt. John Jacob HummelBorn: 11 December 1917 – Mayfield, WashingtonParents: Jasper Hummel & Sada Mayfield-HummelInducted: UnknownEducation: left school after his junior year joined the Civilian Conservation Corps– returned to school– graduated high school in 1936– went to Alaska – worked goldfields, worked in a roadhouse, built a school to earn enough money for collegeEducation: […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th Tank Battalion, Zentsuji
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T/Sgt. Boyce W. Hyatt Born: 3 April 1912 – Sawyer, Nebraska Parents: John & Mabel Hyatt Siblings: 4 sisters, 4 brothers – one sister died as a child Home: 223 North 9th Street, Brainerd, Minnesota Occupation: painter Enlisted: – Minnesota National Guard – May 1937 Inducted: – U. S. Army – 11 July 1940 – […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – A Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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