6th Ranger Infantry Battalion
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The following Officers and enlisted men of
Ranger Inf Bn., rescued 511 Japanese held POW from the camp near
RANK NAME NEAREST RELATIVE AND ADDRESS
Capt FISHER, JAMES C. Mrs Eleanor B. Fisher (W)
Capt PRINCE, ROBERT W. Mrs. Barbara H. Prince (W) 226 Maiden
Mrs Ruth Murphy (W)
1st Lt. O’CONNELL, WILLIAM J. Mrs Elizabeth G. O’Connell (M)
1st Lt. SCHMIDT, MELVILLE R. Mrs. Melville C. Schmidt (M)
Mrs Atha L. Smith (W)
1st Sgt Anderson, Robert G. Mrs. Bertha G. Anderson (M)
1st Sgt Bosard, Charles H. Mr Gerald F. Bosard (F)
1st Sgt Hedrick, Ned H.
Mrs Harold Hight (S)
T Sgt Gilbert, Melvin H. Mrs. Rose Sprague (S) 7431 S.W. 52,
T Sgt Watson, Daniel H. Mrs Bessie Watson (M)
T Sgt Franks, Ralph C. Mr Jessie Franks (F)
S Sgt Harris,
S Sgt Jensen,
Howell, Claude R.
Mrs Vera M. Howell, (M)
Albert F. Jr.
Mrs Anna Outwater (M)
Sgt Shears, Vance R. Mr Charles Shears (F)
Sgt Tucker, James M. Mr Warren M. Tucker (F) Rt#2,
Sgt Wentland, Leo M. Mr Constantine Wentland (F) 512 N. Olive
Sgt Williams, Arthur T. Mrs Bessie F. Williams (M) Rt#1 (?),
Sgt Killough, Harry C. Mrs Ellen Killough (W)
Tec 4 Britzius,
Mrs Helen Britzius (W)
Tec 4 Camp, Robert L. Mrs R. L. Camp (M) Rt#1,
Cpl Estesen, Martin T. Mr Thornvald J. Estesen (F)
Cpl Finley, Waymon E. Mrs Jeannette Finley (W) Rt#1,
Pickens, S. C.
Cpl Herrick, James B. Mrs Bertha M. Herrick (M) 1021 Lime
Cpl Kinder, Marvin W. Mrs Mary F. Kinder (W)
Cpl Sweezy, Roy F. Mrs Carrie C. Sweezy (M) Rt#4,
Tec 5 Haynes, Bernard
Mrs Mary Haynes (M)
Tec 5 Biggs, Edward L. Mrs Loda Biggs (M) Rt#1,
Tec 5 Marquis, Patrick F. (?) Mrs Bertha Marquis (M) Rt#7,
Tec 5 Schilli, Francis R. Mr Edwin Schilli (F)
Tec 5 Lawver, William A. Mrs Victorine Lawver (M)
Tec 5 White, Robert W.
Mrs Robert L. White (M)
Cedar Bluff, Miss.
Tec 5 Garrett,
Tec 5 Jinkins, Alymer C. Mrs Mary Jinkins (M)
Mrs. D. E. Straube (M)
Pfc Conley, James W. Mrs Vera L. Conley (W)
Andrews, N. C.
Pfc Adams, Donald A. Mrs Lottie V. Adams (M),
Pfc Dykes, Eugene H. Mrs Marilyn Dykes (W),
Pfc Fortenberry, Howard R. Mrs. Josephine Fortenberry (W), PO Box
Thomas A Jr
Mrs. Martha M. Grace (W),
Mrs. Sara Harris (M),
Pfc Higgins, Norman F. Mr Frank Higgins (F)
Mrs. Maggie Hudoba (M),
Pfc Hughes, F. J. Mr Frank Hughes (F), Rt#2, Box 77A,
Pfc Knowles, Edward M. Mrs Doris Knowles (W),
Pfc Pearson, John V. Mrs Delia Pearson (M), Rt #2,
Pfc Popishil, Joseph M. Mr George W. Popishil (F),
Mr John Proudfit (F)
Pfc Randall, George H. Mrs Kitty Randall (M), Rt #1,
Pfc Spicer, Buford K. Mr Archie Spicer (F),
John, Frank R.
Pfc Tiede, Gerhard J. Mr Otto Tiede (F),
Pfc Youngblood, Joseph O. Mrs Evelyn Jane Youngblood (W),
Blannett, John D.
Mrs Rose Blannett (M)
Pfc Crumpton, William F. Mrs. Alice Crumpton (M), Rt #1,
Pfc Duke, Waverly R. Mrs. Minnie N. Duke (M),
Pfc Enstrom, Edwin G. Mrs. Edith Grannat (S), Box 114,
Pfc Garde, Mariano Mrs Frances B. Garde (M) 3710 S. Globe
Pfc Garrison, William H. Mrs Virginia Garrison (W), 1721 Frederica
Mrs Mary Grimm (W),
Pfc Guillory, Howard J. Mrs Clemence Guillory (W), Box 195,
Pfc Heezen, Clarence W. Mrs Margaret Heezen (M),
Pfc Herman, Andrew J. Mr Andrew Herman (F),
Mrs Anna Kocsis (M),
Pfc Lombardo, Edward Mrs Josephine Lombardo (M) 1506 S.
Mrs. Clara Martin (M)
Pfc McElroy, Billy Mrs Ethel McElroy (M) Rt #1,
Pfc McGinnis, Alfred J. Mrs. Barbara McGinnis (W), Box 415,
Melendez, Ralph C.
Mrs Sara Desota (M),
Myerhoff, Leroy B.
Mrs Florence Myerhoff (M)
Mr Mike R. Paluck (F)
Mrs Eva Peters (M)
Pfc Polzine, Alva A. Mrs Delores Polzine (W) 7528
Pfc Provencher, Leland A. Mrs Eva Provencher (W) Rt #1,
Pfc Purtell, Merrie K. Mr Robert E. Purtell (F) Rt #2,
Pfc Reynolds, James M. Mrs Gladys Thomas (S) 214 N. Arish St.,
Pfc Richardson, John B. Mrs Azilee Richardson (M),
Mrs Lula Ruble (M)
Pfc Sebeck, Roy D. Mrs. Mary Sebeck (M),
Mrs. Imogene Shearer (M)
Snyder, Charles Q.
Mrs. Oma Snyder (M)
Pfc Solf, Conrad J. Mrs. Helen L. Solf (W),
Superak, Peter P.
Mrs Mary Superak (M)
Mrs. Virgy L. Swain (M)
Pfc Swank, Russell J. Mr. Robert Swank (B),
Thomas, Ronald R.
Mrs. Anna F. Thomas (M)
Pfc Truskowski, Alexander E. Mr. Julian Truskowski (F) 31 (?) Ave. B.,
Pfc Westmoreland, Jasper T. Mr Fred Westmoreland (F) Rt #2,
Pfc Williams, Ray E. Mrs Nora Butts (M)
Following officer and enlisted men of Combat Photo Unit F, 832d Signal Service Bn accompanied 6th Rangers and took photographs and motion pictures of the operation.
1st Lt. LUEDDEKE, JOHN W. Mrs Martha Lueddeke (M), 51 Williamson
Tec 4 Goetzheimer,
Mr Frank Goetzheimer (F)
Pfc Goen, Wilbur B. Mr C. W. Goen (F) 508 Graham,
Mrs. A. Sherman (M)