Members of Troop B, 116th Squadron

 

The members of Troop B, 116th Squadron, are officially credited with liberating OFLAG-VIIA. Here is a list of the members of that troop.

 

Pvt. Alexis Rabi           

S/Sgt. Scagletti 

S/S John Hopkins

S/Sgt. Seibold

T/Sgt. Anklin

Lt. Joseph Borkowski 

Lt. Harding

Lt. E. Mann

Lt. John Halsey

1st/Sgt. Dzewits

S/Sgt. Myers

S/Sgt. John Rothengast 

S/Sgt. Kurtz

T/5 Banadona

Pvt. Toler

Pvt. McAlister

Pvt. Jacobson

Pvt. Develliers

Pvt. Stanger

Pvt. Kuzniewski

T/5 Eugene Tharp

T/5 Godffery

Pvt. Charlie Kashuba 

Pvt. Geiman

T/5 Mahar

Sgt. Thompson  

T/5 Andusky

T/5 Davis

T/5 Hewitt

Pvt. Dzevedetz

Pvt. Griggs

Sgt. Gibson

Pvt. Chacon

Pvt. Rodriquez

Cpl Noble

T/5 Bretz

Pvt. John Bartko

Pvt. Bracy

Cpl. Hinek

Pvt. Barberes 

Sgt. Grossi

Pvt. Fraicola

T/4 Farmintino

T/5 Morgan

T/4 Dornback 

PFC Peace 

Pvt. Valdez

T/5 Leonard 

Pvt. Davis, G.R.

T/5 Bulthrup

Pvt. Bartolina

T/5 Bennie Hawkins

Pvt. Krowehenco

Pvt. Smith

Pvt. King

Pvt. Patty Walsh

T/5 Rengert

Pvt. Deluca

T/5 Dennis

Pvt. Roy Ramuar

T/5 Kaus

T/5 Johnson

Pvt. Foust

Cpl Butler

T/5 Flanigan

Pvt. Arrowwood

Pvt. Schlosser 

Pvt. John Gorski 

T/5 Miller

Cpl Garner

Pvt. Price

T/4 Harrison

T/4 Horan

T/4 Esenrich

T/4 Swanson

Pvt. Dawici

Pvt. Garza

T/5 Pollock

Cpl. Dumisnel

T/5 Rogers

Pvt. Wilson

T/5 Landi

Sgt. Weckel

Cpl Jones

PFC Fraizer

PFC Turner

Cpl. Gallegos

Sgt. Merril

Cpl Feist

Cpl Giza

PFC Morris White

Pvt. Cera

Cpl. Shook

Pvt. Cline 

PFC Foster

T/5 Gonnell

Sgt. Doll

T/5 Ivinski, A.

T/5 Rickard

Pvt. Palka

Pvt. John Demdowski

PFC Shaker

PFC Williams

T/5 Spangler

Pvt. Covey

T/5 Swim

T/4 Johnston

T/5 Montvill

Pvt. Gambrel

PFC Gergely

PFC Welch 

T/5 Earlywine

PFC Forsythe

PFC Campbell

Pvt. Vandenberg

Pvt. Vaniga

Cpl. Lovering

T/5 Curric

T/5 Teiman

 

Cavalrymen taking a German guard from the first tower at Murnau.

Photo taken by 2nd Lt. Edward C. Newell, U.S. Army Signal Corps

Troop B, 116th Squadron, 101st Cavalry, outside Oflag VII-A, following firefight with German officers

Photo taken by 2nd Lt. Edward C. Newell, U.S. Army Signal Corps