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17th Ordnance Company

Campbell, Pvt. Leon W.

Pvt. Leon Warren Campbell
Born: 21 May 1919 – Pennsylvania
Parents: Wilber & Ceola Campbell
Siblings: 3 sisters
Hometown: Kane, Pennsylvania
Residence: Deerfield State Route 6 – Sheffield, Pennsylvania
Occupation: Civilian Conservation Corps
– living in Marion County, Indiana

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17th Ordnance Company

Brincefield, Pvt. Fitzhugh W.

Pvt. Fitzhugh Wright Brincefield 
Born: 24 May 1911 – McDowell County, West Virginia 
Parents: John C. Brincefield & Mary Cordelia Wright-Brincefield 
– father died in 1938
Siblings: 2 sisters, 5 brothers 
Hometown: Northfolk, West Virginia 
Residence: 823 Sixth Avenue –

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194th - A Co.

Bogart, Pvt. James H.

Pvt. James Harding Bogart
Born: 16 December 1920 – Pine River, Minnesota
Parents: William B. & Pearl Bogart
Children: 4 sisters, 1 brother
– the family resided in Texas in 1930
Hometown: Pine River, Minnesota
Enlisted: Minnesota National Guard –

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192nd - C Co.

Verba, Pvt. George M.

Pvt. George M. Verba was the son of Michael Verba & Mary Zemoyan-Verba, and was born on May 1, 1917, in Nelsonville, Ohio. He had five sisters and four brothers and grew up in Colerain Township, Belmont County, Ohio. Like

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Vest, S/Sgt. Carl H.

S/Sgt. Carl H. Vest 
Born: 9 June 1914 – Richland, Indiana 
Parents: Franklin R. Vest & Glaydis Grace Hasler-Vest 
– mother died in 1915 
Siblings: 1 sister, 3 brothers 
Hometown: Linton, Indiana 
Education: two years of college 
Married: Josie E.

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194th - HQ Co.

Wehrkamp, PFC Roy V.

PFC Roy Vernon Wehrkamp 
Born: 12 August 1917 – Williston, North Dakota 
Parents: Henry & Maziy Wehrkamp 
– parents divorced 
– mother remarried 
Siblings: 1 half-sister 
Home: 503 Tenth Avenue South – Fargo, North Dakota 
Employment: WDAY radio station

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194th - C Co.

Aram, Sgt. Joseph E.

Sgt. Joseph Edward Aram 
Born: 19 December 1897 – Santa Cruz, California 
Parents: Evangeline Dunstone-Aram & Joseph H. Aram 
Siblings: 2 sisters, 2 brothers 
Nickname: Ed 
Hometown: Felton, California 
Married: Lorena E. Murphy 
– Lorena died July 1, 1941 

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194th - C Co.

Andersen, Cpl. John N.

Cpl. John Norman Andersen 
Born: 12 October 1918 – Illinois 
Parents: Mr. Robert Andersen and Mrs. Carrie Andersen
Home: 407 California Street – Salinas, California 
– Selective Service Registration – 16 October 1940 
– Contact: Mrs. Carrie Andersen – mother

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194th - C Co.

Alves, Cpl. John F. Jr.

Cpl. John F. Alves Jr. 
Born: 7 June 1918 – Fresno County, California  
Parents: John F. Alves Sr. & Amelia Alves 
Siblings: 2 sisters 
Home: 1099 R.F.D 1 – Salinas, California 
Occupation: farmer 
Selective Service Registration: 16 October 1940 

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192nd - D Co.

Adams, Pvt. William E.

Pvt. William Eugene Adams was born on February 9, 1919, in Larue County, Kentucky to John Adams and Ruth Robinson-Adams. Like many others of the time, he left school after completing grammar school. It is known that he worked in

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Nugent, Cpl. Daniel H.

Cpl. Daniel Harden Nugent was born on July 14, 1920, in Meade County, Kentucky, to Daniel Nugent & Annie Jane Gray-Nugent. With his three sisters and brother, he lived at 122 Main Cross Street in Hawesville, Kentucky. He worked as

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194th - C Co.

Wilson, Pvt. Charles W.

Pvt. Charles W. Wilson 
Born: 2 December 1919 – California 
Parents: Oscar & Mabel Wilson 
Siblings: 1 sister, 1 brother 
Home: 1171 60th Street – San Antonio, California 
Enlisted: California National Guard
Selective Service Registration: 16 October 1940
– He

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