194th Tank Battalion

Company C

This roster contains the names of the California members of the 194th Tank Battalion who went to the Philippine Islands in September of 1941.  They make up the men of the194th Tank Battalion, Company C, which originated as the 40th Divisional Tank Company of the California National Guard from Salinas, California.

It should be noted that originally there was no way to confirm which California members of the 194th Tank Battalion were assigned to HQ Company and which soldiers were assigned to C Company.  Any soldier listed as being from California was originally  put in C Company.  Additions and corrections were made, to the page, when a roster of the battalion became available to us.

+Indicates men who died during World War II

* National Guardsmen

 

These Members of C Company are buried at the American Military Cemetery at Manila as Unknowns


 

Headquarters Company
194th Tank Battalion

 

Capt. Lyman E. Johnson*

1st Lt. Benjamin E. Gwynn*+

1st Lt. Theodore I. Spaulding*

 

Cpl. Francis E. Aram*+

T/4 Robert E. Emlay*+

T/5 Robert E. Overstreet*+

Sgt. Joseph E. Aram*

Sgt. Jacob S. Gamboa*

T/5 Donald J. Reilly*+

M/Sgt. Floyd W. Bickmore*+

Sgt. William F. Hall*

Sgt. Norman R. Rose*

M/Sgt. William G. Boyd*+

Pfc. Noah C. Heard*+

Sgt. Gerald W. Schlosser*+

T/4 Lloyd O. Cole*+

T/Sgt. Allan D. Lang*+

S/Sgt. James H. Smith*

T/5 Artie P. Cope*

T/Sgt. Sidney G. Lang*

Cpl. Warren B. Smith Jr.*

Pvt. Edmond N. DiBenedetti*+

Pvt. Robert L. Miller*+

T/Sgt. Clarence H. Thomas*

S/Sgt. Charles E. Emlay*+  

 Sgt. Charles R. Walker*

 

Assigned to

Medical Detachment

Cpl. Raymond N. DeCloss*+


Assigned

to

A Company



1st Lt. James H. Hart*+

2nd Lt. Albert H. Hook*+

 

Company C

194th Tank Battalion

 

Capt. Frederick C. Moffitt*

2nd Lt. William L. Cockrum+

2nd Lt. Robert F. Needham+

1st Lt. Ray W. Bradford+

2nd Lt. Lloyd H. Magill Jr.+

2nd Lt. Frank E. Riley

 

S/Sgt. Carl F. Abbott*+

Pfc. James E. Frost*

Pvt. Manuel G. Nevarez*

Cpl. John F. Alves Jr*

Pfc. William A. Garrison*

Pvt. Frank J. Orendain*

Cpl. John N. Anderson*

T/Sgt. August F. Gillis*

 Pvt. Theodore T. Paras*

Sgt. William F. Anson*+

Cpl. Joseph Gillis*+

Cpl. Raymond J. Peoples Jr.*

T/4 Robert G. Bales*+

Sgt. William L. Glenn Jr.* 

Pfc. Eugene E. Rawson*+

Pfc. Eugene R. Barnes*

Sgt. Victor L. Gosney*+

Pvt. William C. Reno Jr.*

Pfc. Francis F. Barretto*+

Pfc. Clyde M. Grayson*+

Pfc. Lawrence H. Rotharmel*

S/Sgt. Manuel J. Bernard Jr.*+

T/5 William J. Greene Jr.*+

1st Sgt. Ero R. Saccone*

Sgt. William E. Braye Jr.*

T/5 William M. Hennessy*+

Pvt. Harry V. Sibert Jr.*+

Sgt. Jack D. Brink*+

Pvt. James A. Hicks*+

Pvt. Charles R. Sigala*

Sgt. Glenn D. Brokaw*

Cpl. Thomas J. Hicks*

Pvt. Armand P. Smith*+

Pfc. Frank J. Burns*

 Sgt. Arthur J. Holstein*

T/5 Earl G. Smith*+

Pvt. Frank T. Cabral Jr.*

Pvt. David R. Jaramillo*+

Pvt. Ralph L. Smith*+

Pfc. Martin A. Cahill*+

Pvt. Roy N. Karrer*+

Cpl. James V. Speckens*

Pvt. Worley L. Casperson*+

Pfc. William N. Kinler

 Pfc. Eugene H. Stahl*

Pfc. Dean E. Cederblom*+

T/5 John P. Lawson+

Pvt. Clifford G. Stevens Jr.*+

Pfc. Daniel F. Cray Jr.*+

Sgt. Harold E. Lee*+

Pvt. Stanley G. Suttie*

Sgt. Russell E. Cunningham*+

Pfc. Keith D. Lewis*+

Pvt. Joseph M. Thorp*+

Pfc. Edward C. DeGottardi*

 Pvt. Melvin R. Madero*

 Sgt. Harold J. Vick*

Pfc. Roy L. Diaz*

Pvt. Jerome J. Manion

Cpl. Jack M. Warnick*

Pfc. Myron E. Dolk*+

T/4 Fred F. Marback Jr.*+

Pvt. John H. White*+

Cpl. Orrin H. Eaton*+

Pvt. Walter V. Martella*+

T/5 Kenneth A. White*+

T/4 Allen W. Eckert*+

Pvt. Robert  MacDonald+

T/5 Joseph E. Willrodt*+

Pvt. Leon A. Elliott*

Cpl. Harold D. McDonald*+

Pvt. Charles W. Wilson*+

S/Sgt. Joe P. Errington*

 Sgt. Joseph C. McKusick*

 Pfc. Frank T. Wilson*

Sgt. Richard L. Errington*+

Pvt. James T. McLeod*+

 Pfc. La Mar A. Woodson+

Sgt. Handren K. Fitzgibbons*

Sgt. Robert H. Mitchell*+

Pfc. Fred R. Yeager Jr.*+

Pfc. James H. Fleener*+

Pfc. Salvador J. Montero*+

Pvt. Mansfield R. Young*

Pfc. Edwin M. Fontes*+

Sgt. Emil S. Morello*

 Cpl. Joseph P. Zinani Jr.*+

Pvt. Dorsey W. Foshee*+ Cpl. Frank I. Muther*

Tec 5 Eugene P. Zingheim*+


 

The above roster is based on U. S. Army Reports, newspaper articles, and the personal testimonies of the surviving members of Company C.  If a member of Company C, who served in the Philippine Islands,  was inadvertently omitted from this roster, please let us know so that the omission can be corrected.  If you have information on a  member of Company C, a photograph of a member of Company C, or  would like to correct inaccurate information on a member of Company C, please contact us at:  

bataanproject@pths209.org

 

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