Roster: USS Gosper

Oldaker_William_C
192nd - B Co.

Oldaker, Pvt. William F.

Pvt. William Franklin Oldaker was born December 26, 1913, in El Reno, Oklahoma, to Eliza M. and Archie B. Oldaker. He was one of five children and had two sisters and two brothers. He grew up in Estella, a small

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Riese_B
192nd - A Co.

Riese, Pvt. Boyd A.

Pvt. Boyd Albert Riese was the son of Ernest and Ella Riese and was born on April 3, 1921, in Avon County, Wisconsin. He was raised at 4321 North Walnut Street in Janesville and attended school there.

Boyd enlisted in

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Halterman
17th Ordnance Company

Halterman, PFC James J.

PFC James Jacob Halterman 
Born: 20 December 1920 – Buckhannon, West Virginia 
Parents: Arthur R. Halterman & Ana E. Crites-Halterman 
Siblings: 3 sisters, 4 brothers 
Hometown: 
– Akron, Ohio – 1930 
– 161 Wood Street – Buckhannon, West Virginia 
Enlisted: 

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FergusonHarold
192nd - D Co.

Ferguson, Pvt. Harold J.

Pvt. Harold J. Ferguson 
Born: 25 November 1918 – Brooklyn, New York 
Parents: Herman and Sarah Ferguson 
– mother remarried 
Siblings: 3 sisters, 2 brothers 
Education: 2 years of high school 
Selective Service Registration: 
– records of his registration have

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Diazr
194th - C Co.

Diaz, PFC Royden L.

PFC Royden Louis Diaz was born to Ben & Ida Diaz on October 23, 1916, in Monterey County, California, and was of Spanish and Portuguese Decent. He lived in Monterey for the first five years of his life until the

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Bushaw_Del
192nd - A Co.

Bushaw, Sgt. Delmon R.

Sgt. Delmon R. Bushaw was born on August June 25, 1919, in Mellen, Wisconsin, to Frank Bushaw & Mollie Albright-Burshaw. He was one of the couple’s five children. When he was two, his family moved to Janesville where he lived

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Buggs_Wayne
192nd - HQ Co.

Buggs, PFC Wayne T.

PFC Wayne T. Buggs was the son of Arthur H. Buggs and Lillias Broege-Buggs and was born on October 5, 1919, in Janesville, Wisconsin. As a child, he lived at 414 North Main Street. To support himself, he worked as

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BoyleR
192nd - C Co.

Boyle, Pvt. Ralph L.

Pvt. Ralph L. Boyle was born on December 23, 1919, Fairmont, West Virginia, to Ralph P. Boyle & Helen M. Dennis-Boyle. With his four sisters and two brothers, he was raised at Rear, 526 Depot Street in Niles, Ohio. He

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