What is known as Pvt. Raymond Joseph McCreanor was that he was born on March 7, 1917, in Warren, Ohio. He was the son of Frank and Rose McCreanor. With his two sisters and four brothers, he was raised at
S/Sgt. William M. McAuliffe was born on June 6, 1918, to William and Ella McAuliffe. With his brother and five sisters, he was raised at 907 West McKinley Street, Janesville, Wisconsin. In high school, he was a halfback on the
Pvt. Lacy Lonzo Prater was born on August 10, 1914, in Floyd County, Kentucky, to William B. Prater and Rhoda Blakinship-Prater. He and his four brothers and sister were raised in Abbot and Marion, Kentucky. His youngest brother died as
Pvt. Lloyd James Richter was born on July 29, 1913, in Marshall, Minnesota, to Edward Richter and Rose Schoell-Richter. He was known as “James” to his family and called “Shadow” by his friends. In 1930, he was living in Iowa
Pvt. Charles Gerard Riedmiller was born on May 15, 1917, in Columbus, Ohio, to Frederick Riedmiller and Catherine Marie Taylor-Riedmiller. He was known as “Chuck” to his family. With his sister and four brothers, he grew up in Milford Center,
Sgt. George Faunsua Simmons Born: 14 July 1915 – New Mexico Parents: John A. Simmons and Maud I. Dishman-Simmons Siblings: 3 sisters, 6 brothers – one sister died as an infant Nickname: “Tex” Hometown: Happy, Texas Residence: 4276 South Hoover
Sgt Nicholas Ford Fryziuk was the son of Polish immigrants. He was born on July 25, 1919, to Mike Fryzuik and Maria Surchina-Fryziuk in Summit, Illinois. With his brother, Nick was raised in Argo and Summit and attended Argo High
PFC Charles Elbert Everett was born on April 1, 1915, in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, to Clifford E. Everett and Laura E. Stowell-Everett. In 1920, his sister and he were living in Cleveland, Ohio, where his mother was working as a housekeeper
1st Lt. Ralph William Duby Born: 31 December 1917 – Mason County, Washington Parents: William A. Duby & Hazel Putts-Duby Siblings: 2 brothers Home: 316 North 76th Street – Seattle, Washington Education: – Lincoln High School – Seattle, Washington –
Pvt. Wayne Wilbur Colvin Born: 17 January 1908 – Waterloo, Iowa Parents: Archie B. Colvin and Maude McIntyre-Colvin Siblings: 1 brother – the family moved to Wyoming in 1917 Hometown: Cheyenne, Wyoming – father died in 1930 Inducted: – U.S.
PFC Charles Albert Carter was born on September 9, 1919, in New California, Ohio, to Minor and Belle Carter. He and his six sisters and two brothers were raised at Star Yard in Portsmouth, Ohio. It is known his father
Pvt. Walter L. Tucker was born to Erie Thomas Tucker and Jerusha Emiline Fields-Tucker on January 29, 1921, in the town of Carbon in Eastland County, Texas. He was one of the couple’s six sons and grew up on farms
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