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PFC George YacobBorn: 25 May 1911 – Hooversville, PennsylvaniaNote: living at Pennsylvania Industrial Reformatory – Smithfield, Pennsylvania – in 1930Siblings: 1 sisterHome: Contra Costa County, CaliforniaOccupation: farmhandInducted:– U.S. Army– 21 February 1941 – Sacramento, CaliforniaTraining:– Fort Lewis, WashingtonUnits:– A Company, 194th Tank Battalion– may have joined the company at Fr. Mason, CaliforniaNote: On August 15, […]
Filed as: Provisional Tank Group, 194th – A 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 Fred Richard Yeager Jr.Born: 19 September 1922 – Chinook, WashingtonParents: Fred R. Yeager Sr. & Ruth A. Johnson-YeagerNickname: RichardSiblings: 1 sister, 3 brothers– 1 brother died at six months oldHometown: Long Beach, WashingtonEnlisted:– Washington National Guard– September 1940Inducted:– U. S. Army– 16 September 1940 – Astoria, WashingtonTraining:– Unknown– 194th Tank Battalion– according to a […]
Filed as: 194th Tank Battalion, 194th – C Co., Provisional Tank Group
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Pvt. Mansfield Robert YoungBorn: 24 July 1922 – WyomingParents: John A. Young & Gertrude Gray-YoungSiblings: 2 sisters, 2 brothersHome: 254 ½ East McFarland – Ventura, CaliforniaEnlisted: California National Guard– National Guard unit from Ventura, CaliforniaInducted:– U.S. Army– 3 February 1941 – Ventura, CaliforniaUnit: C Company, 194th Tank BattalionTraining:– Fort Lewis, Washington– described as constantly raining […]
Filed as: 194th Tank Battalion, 194th – C Co., Provisional Tank Group
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Cpl. Joseph P. ZinaniBorn: 3 August 1915 – South Superior, WyomingParents: Giovanni P., Sr. & Matalina ZinaniSiblings: 3 brothersHome: Salinas, CaliforniaEnlisted: California National GuardInducted:– 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 men ended up in the camp […]
Filed as: 194th Tank Battalion, 194th – C Co., Provisional Tank Group
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T/5 Eugene Paul Zingheim was born in Westcliffe, Colorado, on August 15, 1916, to Paul K. Zingheim & Frieda Schick-Zingheim. He had a sister and a brother. At some point, Eugene’s family moved to Salinas, California, where he attended school. He graduated from Salinas Union High School and attended Salinas Union Junior College. Eugene joined […]
Filed as: 194th Tank Battalion, 194th – C Co., Guerrilla, KIA, Provisional Tank Group
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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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