188th troopers KIA in the Philippines during WWII  
Page Back here      
       
 
 
   
     
   
 
 
 
       
       
       
    88    Troopers Listed:     Unit Date of Death & Location
 
  ALDRICH TENCH B. Pfc  unk 45-02-10 LUZON MANILA
  AMIRA RALPH     B    unk    unk   ? unk
  BARFIELD FORREST T. Capt  unk 44-12-26 LEYTE MAHONAG
  BINGHAM EARL V. Sgt  unk 45-01-31 LUZON   ? unk
  BIRCH RAYMOND Sgt. HQ2 45-02-03 LUZON   ? unk
  BLACK JARIL G. Pfc  unk 45-07-12 LUZON   ? unk
  BROWN ROBERT B. Pfc  unk 45-10-28 LUZON   ? unk
  BUSCH SOLOMON A. 1st Lt  unk 45-04-12 LUZON   ? unk
  BUSSE ROY C. Pfc  unk 45-02-07 LUZON MANILA
  CAPPS RAYMOND     E 45-01-31 LUZON NASUGBU
  CARLTON DAVID Pfc   E 45-01-31 LUZON NASUGBU
  CARMEN JOHN H. Sgt  unk 45-03-15 LUZON   ? unk
  CARROLL JOHN D. Pfc  unk 45-02-12 LUZON MANILA
  CARTISANO JACK S. Pfc  unk 45-02-01 LUZON   ? unk
  CLARK VERNON S/Sgt  unk 45-02-09 LUZON NASUGUGBU
  DAVIDS JACK S. Pfc  unk 45-02-06 LUZON MANILA
  DeMERRIT GEORGE  Pvt HQ2 45-02-12 LUZON MANILA
  DeSIDERIO ANTHONY V. Pfc  unk   1945 LUZON   ? unk
  DOIRON JOHN T. Pvt   B 45-02-23 LUZON LECHERIA HILLS
  DOW GUY L. 2nd Lt   E 45-08-19 LUZON   ? unk
  DREISCHALICK EDWARD Pfc  unk 45-03-07 LUZON   ? unk
  DYER MEDERICK S/Sgt  unk 45-02-07 LUZON MANILA
  ELMORE RALPH A. Sgt  unk 45-02-13 LUZON NICHOLS FIELD
  ENOS FRANK Pfc  unk 44-12-25 LEYTE MAHONAG
  ESTLER FREDERIC Pfc  unk 45-02-01 LUZON NASUGBU
  FERRIGNO FERNADO Pfc  unk 44-12-25 LEYTE MAHONAG
  FONTENOT EYVEN Pfc  unk 45-02-01 LUZON NASUGBU
  GARCIA RUEAL     E    unk    unk   ? unk
  HAAS WARREN S/Sgt  unk 45-03-19 LUZON   ? unk
  HOLLOWAY JOSEPH Pfc  unk 45-08-13 OKINAWA   ? unk
  GREEN OSCAR W. S/Sgt  unk 45-01-01 LUZON NASUGBU
  HARRELL SAMUEL D. Sgt   B 44-12-07 LEYTE BUREAN
  HARRELSON SAM     B    unk    unk   ? unk
  HENDRICKS ELMER E. Pfc  unk 45-03-12 LUZON   ? unk
  HERMAN MARTIN J. Pfc  unk 45-02-15 LUZON MANILA
  HETHERINGTON ROBERT J. Sgt  unk 45-05-02 LUZON   ? unk
  HOOPER       B 44-12-07 LELYTE BUREAN
  HOSIER BASIL E. Pfc  unk 45-05-01 LUZON   ? unk
  HUDGINS HAROLD G. Pfc 1st Bn 45-02-13 LUZON NICHOLS FIELD
  KEETON HOUSTON M. PFC  unk 45-02-18 LUZON MANILA
  KELLY ROSCOE S/Sgt   E 44-12-26 LEYTE   ? unk
  KENNEL CLAUDE Pfc  unk 45-02-15 LUZON MANILA
  KIDD HOWARD D. Pfc  unk 45-03-09 LUZON   ? unk
  KIRBY HOWARD D. Pfc  unk 45-02-15 LUZON MANILA
  LEE RAYMOND F. Capt   A 45-03-19 LUZON   ? unk
  LEWIS EDMUND H. Pfc  unk 45-01-15 LUZON   ? unk
  LEWIS GAIL Pfc  unk 45-03-12 LUZON   ? unk
  LEWOC PAUL S. Pfc  unk 45-02-03 LUZON   ? unk
  LIBER WILLARD S. Pfc  unk 45-02-02 LUZON   ? unk
  LIGHTY WILLIAM E. 1st Sgt  unk 45-02-01 LUZON   ? unk
  LOEPER CHARLES P. Maj HQ1 45-02-05 LUZON MANILA
  LORD LEVERN E. Pfc   A 45-02-12 LUZON NICHOLS FIELD
  LOWE KEITH R. Pfc   44-08-19 N. GUINEA NON-HOSTILE
  MACK MICHAEL J. T/5  unk 45-06-29 LUZON   ? unk
  McMURTRY VIRGIL     B 45-02-23 LUZON LECHERIA HILLS
    MANERI ANTHONY J. Pfc  unk 45-02-10 LUZON MANILA
  MARINO PAUL     B    unk    unk   ? unk
  MASSEY WILLIAM   HQS    unk    unk   ? unk
  McDONALD VINCENT J. 1st Lt   G 44-12-22 LEYTE MAHONAG
  McKINNEY MELVIN E. Pfc  unk 45-07-13 LUZON   ? unk
  McMINN PAUL H. Pfc  unk 45-02-08 LUZON MANILA
  MILLS GEORGE T. Pvt  unk 45-08-13 LUZON   ? unk
  NICHOLAS MICHAEL G. Pfc   G 45-02-01 LUZON NASUGBU
  NIXON ERLAND A. Pfc  unk 44-11-22 LEYTE MAHONAG
  O'BRIEN WILLIAM   Med 45-04- ? LUZON Mt MALEPUNYO
    PACZKOWSKI STANLEY Pfc  unk 45-04-28 LUZON   ? unk
    PATTON PAT     E    unk    unk   ? unk
    PATZ RICHARD F. 1st Lt  unk 45-01-08 LUZON   ? unk
    PETERS EDMUND J. T/4  unk 45-02-17 LUZON MANILA
    PRIDMORE BRYAN E. Pfc  unk 45-02-07 LUZON MANILA
    RHEA DONALD T. Pfc  unk 45-02-14 LUZON NICHOLS FIELD
    SCERBO FRANK E. T/5  unk 45-02-01 LUZON NASUGBU
    SEIGLE ALAN F. 1st Lt  unk 45-02-12 LUZON MANILA
    SOX CARLTON     E 45-04- ? LUZON Mt MALEPUNYO
    STEARN LESTER Pvt  unk 45-02-06 LUZON MANILA
    THORTON unk Sgt. HQ2    unk LUZON   ? unk
    TOWNSEND JAMES G. S/Sgt  unk 45-02-14 LUZON MANILA
    TSCINKLE EDWARD     E 45-04- ? LUZON Mt MALEPUNYO
  UTZ DANIEL Pvt  unk 45-02-01 LUZON   ? unk
  VOS FRANCIS J. Pfc  unk 45-02-07 LUZON MANILA
  WALKER CURTIS Pfc SVC 45-02- ? LUZON NICHOLS FIELD
  WATERBURY JOHN Capt  unk 45-02-11 LUZON MANILA
  WEEDER FREELAND S. S/Sgt  unk 45-08-13 LUZON   ? unk
  WEEKS CALEB C. Capt  unk 45-02-01 LUZON   ? unk
  WESCOTT HAROLD S. S/Sgt Med 45-02-01 LUZON   ? unk
  WILLIAMS DAVID D. T/5  unk 45-08-19 LUZON   ? unk
  WISROCK FRED S/Sgt   E 45-06-04 LUZON   ? unk
  ZEBALA DELORES Pfc   E 45-02-04 LUZON MANILA
 
  Thanks to SFC Glen M. Stover, 325th Abn. Inft. Regt., 82th Airborne Div. for supplying the majority of the names on this roster.
     
  Please forward updates or Casualty Reports to:  
     
  Leo Kocher  
  2514 Alexander Ct.  
  Richland, WA  99352  
     
          or to  
  leodonna@owt.com