1st ranger battalion

1ST RANGER BATTALION
1ST RANGER BATTALION
19th June 1942 - 15th August 1944
Algeria, Tunisia, Sicily, Rome-Arno, Anzio
  1. RANGERS Foley, John Joseph

    SURNAME Foley FORENAME John Joseph UNIT 1st Ranger Battalion (Company D) RANK Corporal NUMBER 31017758 AWARD Bronze Star PLACE Europe ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born 25.03.1917, Boston, Massachusetts, USA father Thomas Frederick Foley (1880-1956) mother Julia Ann (nee Shea) Foley...
  2. Allen G. Bradbury

    Allen G. Bradbury

    Allen Grover Bradbury from Evansville,Indiana,USA Sergeant 2 Regiment born 14.2.1924 Kirksville,Missouri 1 Ranger Bn (Company A) FSSF 1944 474 Infantry Regiment 1945 last residence Delta,Colorado married Margaret (2 daughters Deborah and Toni,7 stepchildren) died 6.12.2014 Delta,Colorado Delta...
  3. RANGERS Dye, Joseph

    SURNAMEDye FORENAMEJoseph UNIT1 Ranger Bn (Company E) + 4 Ranger Bn (Company A + F) RANKSergeant + Corporal NUMBER36663075 AWARDSilver Star PLACE1943 ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONfrom Waverly Hall,Georgia postwar instructor,USMA West Point,Fort Benning and Fort Bragg retired 1959 married Helen (1...
  4. RANGERS Altieri, James J.

    SURNAME Altieri FORENAME James J. UNIT 1 Ranger Bn (Company F) + 4 Ranger Bn (Company F) RANK First Lieutenant NUMBER 33101404 (enlisted) / 02055876 (Officer) AWARD Bronze Star with oak leaf cluster PLACE WW2 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born 03.03.1920, Philadelphia...
  5. Donald S. Frederick

    Donald S. Frederick

    4 Ranger Bn (Company E) (Sgt 20714962) 1 Ranger Bn (Company F) (2nd Lieutenant)
  6. RANGERS Duffy, Patrick Eugene (Gene)

    SURNAME Duffy FORENAME Patrick Eugene (Gene) UNIT 1 Ranger Bn RANK Staff Sergeant NUMBER 37042542 AWARD Bronze Star with V device PLACE WW2 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Mallard,Iowa son of T.J. and Mrs Duffy,Mallard,Iowa graduated Graettinger High School graduated Loras...
  7. Dean W. Hooker

    Dean W. Hooker

    born 6.11.1921 service number 20704429 1 Ranger Bn (HQ + Company E) (S/Sgt) 4 Ranger Bn (HQ + Company B) (M/Sgt) died 22.12.1997 Glendale Cemetery,Des Moines,Iowa note his brother John Hooker (S/Sgt 4 Ranger Bn) KIA (see Roll of Honour)
  8. Carlo Contrera

    Carlo Contrera

    from Brooklyn,New York born 1919 New York entered service 2.9.1941 Fort Dix,New Jersey service number 32180468 1 Ranger Bn (RFHQ) (Pvt) 4 Ranger Bn (HQ) (PFC)
  9. Anthony V. Rada

    Anthony V. Rada

    from Flint,Michigan service number 36129623 1 Ranger Bn (HQ) (1st Sgt) 4 Ranger Bn (HQ) (1st Sgt) died 22.1.1982
  10. RANGERS Mercuriali, Gino

    SURNAME Mercuriali FORENAME Gino UNIT 1 Ranger Bn (Company D) RANK Second Lieutenant NUMBER 20703364 AWARD Bronze Star PLACE Europe ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Cedar Rapids, Iowa born 19.9.1920 service number 20703364 commissioned 1 Ranger Bn (Company D) 4 Ranger Bn (Company...
  11. RANGERS Campbell, David Weeks

    SURNAME Campbell FORENAME David Weeks ("Soupy") UNIT 4 Ranger Bn (Company F) RANK Private First Class NUMBER 31062456 AWARD Silver Star PLACE Italy 1944 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION resided Middlesex County, Massachusetts born 19.11.1913 Medford, Massachusetts, USA father Robert...
  12. RANGERS Harris, Randall

    SURNAME Harris FORENAME Randall UNIT 1 Ranger Bn (Company D) RANK First Sergeant NUMBER 20705565 AWARD Distinguished Service Cross PLACE Sicily 1943 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Pocahontas County, Iowa born 1915 North Dakota 2 years college motor vehicle mechanic in civilian...
  13. RANGERS Fowler, James Gillett

    SURNAME Fowler FORENAME James Gillett UNIT 1 Ranger Bn (Company F) RANK First Lieutenant NUMBER 0-1047124 DATE OF DEATH 30th January 1944 AGE 23 GRAVESITE Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia Section 9 Site 5846-A/C ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Babylon, Kings County, New...
  14. RANGERS Williams, Earl R.

    SURNAME Williams FORENAME Earl R. UNIT 1 Ranger Bn RANK Corporal NUMBER AWARD Bronze Star with oak leaf cluster PLACE Europe ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Grand Rapids, Michigan Company K,126th Infantry Division, Michigan National Guard 1940 1 Ranger Bn 1942-45 served Dieppe...
  15. RANGERS Stroud, Pressley Paul

    SURNAME Stroud FORENAME Pressley Paul UNIT 1 Ranger Bn (HQ) RANK Technician Fifth Class NUMBER 36040499 DATE OF DEATH 31st January 1944 AGE 25 GRAVESITE Graceland Cemetery, Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, USA ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born 05.08.1918 from Decatur,Macon...
  16. RANGERS Padgett, Roy L.

    SURNAME Padgett FORENAME Roy L. UNIT 1 Ranger Bn RANK Private NUMBER 34686749 DATE OF DEATH 31st January 1944 AGE 20 GRAVESITE Harlem Memorial Cemetery, Harlem, Columbia County, Georgia, USA ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born 03.04.1923 1 year of high school occupation - semi...
  17. RANGERS Monk, Derwood Harvey

    SURNAME Monk FORENAME Derwood Harvey UNIT 1 Ranger Bn RANK Private NUMBER 33521597 DATE OF DEATH 22nd November 1943 AGE 19 GRAVESITE Maury Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Henrico County, Virginia born 15.06.1924, Richmond...
  18. RANGERS McElory, Robert L.

    SURNAME McElory FORENAME Robert L. UNIT 1 Ranger Bn (Company E) RANK Corporal NUMBER 35304809 DATE OF DEATH 30th January 1944 AGE GRAVESITE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION resided Cuyahoga, Ohio born 1920, Tennessee 3 years high school employed as electricians apprentice single...
  19. RANGERS MacDonald, Forrest Hugh

    SURNAME MacDonald FORENAME Forrest Hugh UNIT 1 Ranger Bn (Company B) RANK Technician Fifth Class NUMBER 33411840 DATE OF DEATH 22nd November 1943 AGE 21 GRAVESITE Church Hill Cemetery, Wilkins Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from...
  20. RANGERS McCauley, Frank Edward

    SURNAME McCauley FORENAME Frank Edward UNIT 1 Ranger Bn RANK Private NUMBER 36741954 DATE OF DEATH 23rd November 1943 AGE 19 GRAVESITE Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA. Plot D-159 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Cook County, Illinois...
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