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Sgt. Gerald J. LundquistBorn: 2 March 1915 – South DakotaParents: Clarence & Naomi LundquistHometown: 19 North Main Street – Aberdeen, South DakotaEducation: Northern State College – Aberdeen, South Dakota– Class of 1938Residence:– 543 Brimhall – Saint Paul, Minnesota– moved to Minnesota looking for workInducted:– U. S. Army– 11 April 1941 – Fort Snelling, MinnesotaUnit:– 194th […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – A Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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Sgt. Marvin J. Lyon Born: 18 August 1912 – Saint Joseph, Missouri Parents: Thomas J. Lyon & Maggie Henderson-Lyon Siblings: 1 sister, 1 brother Married: Maggie Home: – 2021 Washington Avenue – St. Joseph, Missouri Residence: – 1940 – living in Long Beach, California Occupation: service station attendant Education: Lafayette High School – St. JosephEnlisted: – Missouri National Guard Inducted: – U. S. Army – 10 February 1941 Unit: – 194th […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – HQ Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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Cpl. Lee Donald MacDonaldBorn: 23 August 1920 – Crow Wing County, MinnesotaParents: John R. & Matilda MacDonaldSiblings: 2 sisters, 1 brotherHome: 514 Quice Street, Brainerd, MinnesotaNickname: ScottyInducted:– U.S. Army– 6 February 1941 – Brainerd, MinnesotaTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described as constantly raining during the winter – many men ended up in the camp hospital with […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – A Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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At this time, little is known about Pvt. Robert MacDonald. It is known he born in Missouri in 1917 and was inducted into the U.S. Army on March 29, 1941, in Los Angeles, California. He was assigned to the 194th Tank Battalion and trained at Fort Lewis, Washington. On August 15, 1941, the 194th received […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – HQ Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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  Pvt. Melvin Rojas Madero was born in San Antonio, Texas, on August 5, 1920, to Manuel F. & Mary Madero. He had a sister and a brother. A few months later his family moved to Salinas, California. It is known what happened, but he became the foster son of Martin & Florence Besterio. Melvin […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – C Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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PFC Roy Elmer Maghan was born on February 11, 1915, to Arthur M. Maghan & Eva Lou Hunt-Maghan. He grew up in Brainerd, Minnesota, and with his sister and brother, attended local schools. He was a graduate of Washington High School as a member of the Class of 1932. After high school, he worked as […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – A Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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2nd Lt. Lloyd Harry Magill Jr. was born on February 24, 1918, to Lloyd H. Magill Sr. & Sara L. Bristol-Magill. With his sister, he grew up at 117 Northwest Oregon Avenue in Bend, Oregon. He was known as “Dago” by his family and friends. He attended Hill Military Academy in Portland for his high school […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – C Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Jerome Joseph ManionBorn: 4 August 1915 – Saint Paul, MinnesotaParents: James T. Manion & Catherine Buda-ManionSiblings: 1 sister, 3 brothersHometown: Saint Paul, MinnesotaResidence: 3807 Effie Street, Hollywood, California– this address was listed as his mother’s addressInducted:– U.S. Army– 4 February 1941 – Los Angeles, CaliforniaUnit:– 194th Tank BattalionTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described as constantly […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – C Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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Pvt. Lawrence E. MarandaBorn: 8 September 1915 – Saint Paul, MinnesotaParents: George A. Maranda & Anna Fischbach-MarandaSiblings: 5 brothersHome: 1072 West Seventh Avenue – Saint Paul, MinnesotaOccupation: deliverymanInducted:– U. S. Army– 1941 – Saint Paul, MinnesotaTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described as constantly raining during the winter – many men ended up in the camp hospital […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – MD, 194th Tank Battalion
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PFC Fred F. Marback Jr.Born: 16 October 1917 – CaliforniaParents: Fred F. Marback Sr. & Ellen O’Brien-MarbackSiblings: 3 sisters, 1 brotherHome: 293 Abbott Street – Salinas, CaliforniaOccupation: cement laborerEnlisted: California National GuardInducted:– U. S. Army– 10 February 1941 – Salinas Army Air BaseUnit:– 194th Tank BattalionTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described as constantly raining during the […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – C Co., 194th Tank Battalion
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