Proviso_W_D

This Page is Dedicated to the 194 Former Students or Graduates, and one staff Member of Proviso Township High School, Who Died During World War II

 

 

The Number at the Bottom of the Flag Represents the Number of Graduates, Former Students, and Faculty/Staff Members Who Served in the Armed Forces in WWII

*It should be noted that the actual number of former students of  Proviso Township High School who died in WWII is actually 194.  In addition, one former staff member died in the war.

 

Proviso Memorial Garden

 

 

S/Sgt. Louis J. Aiani Jr. '41  USAAC

1st. Lt. Paul W. Andermann '39  USMCR

2nd Lt. Helen B Anderson '41  USA

Pvt. Robert L. Armstrong '39  USA

S/Sgt. Arthur L. Babcock '39  USAAC

Sgt. William B. Babcock, Ex '37  USA

Pfc. Daniel M. Bagnuolo, Ex '34  USA

Sgt. James A. Bainbridge Jr. '37*  USA

Pfc. William C. Baker '43  USA

Pvt. William S. Ball '36  USAAC

S/Sgt. Arthur H. Barsema '37 USA

Pfc. Arthur Bayer '43  USA

Pvt. Herbert C. Benson '44 USA

Pvt. Charles A. Bernhardt Jr., '38  USA

2nd Lt. Donald R. Bertrand '39*  USA

Pfc. Charles J. Bierbrodt, Ex '35  USA

T/Sgt. Robert B. Bierman '43  USA

2nd Lt. Rudolph H. Bisterfeldt '38  USAAC

Pvt. Earl W. Blickhahn '38  USA

Cpl. Robert T. Boerman '39  USMC

Pvt. Daniel J. Boni, Ex '35*  USA

Sgt. Robert E. Bronge, Ex '34* USA

Pfc. Harold W. Brown, Ex '30  USA

T/Sgt. Joseph E. Brunson, Ex '39  USAAC

Sgt. Robert T. Budway, Ex '34  USAAC

S/Sgt Joseph I. Bulger, '39  USA

Cpl. William E. Burns '38*  USA

Pfc. Milton W. Busboom '37  USA

Pfc. Frank A. Byars,  Ex '39*  USA

Pvt. Salvatore P. Cannici '44  USA

RM 3/c John M. Cavallaro,  Ex '41  USNR

S/Sgt. Frank T. Chrastka Jr. '43  USAAC

2nd Lt. Max M. Cisek  '36  USAAC

Lt. (JG)  John A. Clapp, MD '32  USNR

Ens. Henry Clausen Jr. '38  USN

1st Lt. James R. Cleland '40  USAAC

Pvt. Jerome S. Clinkenbeard  Ex '44  USA

Cpl. Edward J. Collins '27  USAAC

T/Sgt. Frank J. Conlon Jr., '35  USAAC

Pvt. John W. Cotterell '38  USA

Pfc. Richard B. Cronin '38  USA

Sgt. Edward R. Csech '40  USAAC

Pvt. Robert S. Cuthbertson Jr., '37  USA

2nd Lt. Richard E. Danca '36*  USA

Pfc. James A. Dandridge '36  USA

2nd Lt. Howard V. Daniels, '40  USAAC

Pfc. Paul B. Darnell Ex '30*  USA

F3/c Donald C. Davis '42  USNR

Pfc. Henry J. Deckert, Ex '35*  USA

S2/c Thomas V. Delaney,  Ex '45  USN

Cpl. Robert M. Delise, Ex '39  USMCR

MM1/c August M. Demma '45  USN

1st Lt. Philip H. Doherty '33  USA

Cpl. Gethin T. Edmonds '37  USAAC

S/Sgt. Albert T. Edwards '37*  USA

Sgt. Ralph A. Ellis, '36*  USA

Lt. Harry R. Flachsbarth '36  USNR

Pfc. George E. Flight, '37  USA 

S/Sgt. Henry N. Frees Jr. '35  USAAC

Lt. Roy A. Fuller '34  USNR 

Sgt. Raymond C. Gagnier, Ex '34  USA

S1/c Donald W. Garrison, Ex '45  USNR

Pvt. Paul H. Georgandas '41  USA

Sgt. Alexander Gorr, Ex '42*  USA

Pvt. Hans W. Gras, Ex '42  USA

Sgt. Jack J. Griswold '38*  USA

2nd Lt. Edward C. Groves '37  USMC

2nd Lt. Harold C. Ham '43  USAAC

Pfc. Edgar C. Hansler, Ex '41  USA

Pvt. George L. Hanson, Ex '41  USA

Pfc. Marvin G. Harders Jr. '41  USA

Pfc. Harold H. Hardt, Ex '44  USA

S/Sgt. Elmer C. Hardy '41 USAAC

FTO Robert M. Haverly '43  USAAC

1st Sgt. Roger J. Heilig '38*  USA

S/Sgt. Warren Hildebrandt '39*  USA

S2/c Kenneth A. Hillmer '40  USN

Pfc. Andrew N. Hilty, Ex '39  USA

S/Sgt. Leroy O. Hinrichs, Ex '31  USA

2nd Lt. Arthur A. Holland '37*  USA

Pvt. Robert M. Holtz '43  USA

Cpl. Henry Hoppe, Ex '40  USAAC

2nd Lt. Vincent P. Howard '36  USAAC

2nd Lt. Martin C. Hoyer Jr. '39  USAAC

T/4 William P. Hullihan, '34*  USA

1st Lt. Walter W. Ingalls '3 USAAC

MM1/c Raymond S. Jennings '32  USN

S/Sgt. Willard D. Jennings '39*  USA

Pvt. Walter A. Jonas, Ex '43  USA

AMM1/c William A. Josen '32  USN

S/Sgt. Alexander Justus Jr., '36  USAAC

S/Sgt. John S. Justus '36  USA

Lt. (jg) Donald C. Kane '35  USNR

2nd Lt. George W. Kaspar '39  USAAC

1st Lt. Henry A. Kaul Jr. '40  USAAC

2nd Lt. Elmer F. Kern Jr. '40  USA

FTO William E. Kern '39  USAAC

Sgt. Merrill W. Kiester Jr., Ex. '36  USA

Pvt. Ford C. King '44  USMCR

Cpl. Harry A. King '38*  USA

Pfc. Alexander J. Kitcheos '38  USA

T/4. Louis L. Kmet '37  USA

1st Sgt. Gottlieb G. Knoll '30  USAAC

Sgt. Edward L. Kolb, Ex '38*  USA

2nd Lt. Henry J. Koller '39  USAAC

Ens. Earl O. Krieg '36  USNR

Cpl. Joseph S. Kwiatkowski*  Ex '36 USA

S/Sgt. Louis G. Kyriazopulos '38  USA

Capt. Robert F. Lange '38  USA

S/Sgt. James T. Lee, Ex '37  USAAC

T/5 Herbert H. Lemm '40  USA

Pfc. Joseph F. Lentine, Ex '35  USA

Pvt. Andrew J. Leo, '37 USA

2nd Lt. Robert W. Lilley '41  USAAC

Cpl. Fred W. Lovering, Ex '38*  USA

Lt. (jg) Edward A. Luttringhaus '28  USN

Pvt. Albert J. Maczulaitis '43  USA

S/Sgt. James P. Madsen Jr., Ex '44  USAAC

Pfc. Robert B. Magnesen '37  USA

S/Sgt. Walter J. Mahr '40*  USA

S/Sgt. Samuel M. Manfredi, Ex '39  USAAC

1st Lt. James B. Manning,  Staff  39 - 40  USA

Sgt. Raymond P. Mason '35*  USA

FTO Warren B. Mayes '39   RCAF

1st Lt. Robert L. McClure '26  USAAC

Lt. Col. Clay E. McCullough '24  USA

Pvt. James P. McFarland Jr., '37  USMCR

T/Sgt. Henry C. McKinley, Ex '38  USAAC

Cpl. Ralph A. Militello '41  USA

Pfc. Edward J. Miller, Ex '41  USA

Pvt. James P. Miller '41  USA

2nd Lt. Roy H. Mohr Jr., '37  USAAC

AM2/c George R. Morris, Ex '43  USNR

Sgt. Merrill M. Mullin, Ex '38  USA

Pvt. Edmund J. Murphy, Ex '44  USA

Pfc. Walter F. Murphy Jr., '36  USA

S/Sgt. Orville T. Nelson, Ex '33  USA

T/Sgt. Julius L. Nordholm Jr. '39  USAAC

Pfc. Glenn W. Nordquist '44  USA

Cpl. Robert D. Norton, Ex '40  USMC

Pfc. Fred W. Obermayer, Ex '44  USA

2nd Lt. James L. O'Neal '36  USAAC

Pfc. Henry Ostermann Ex '34 USA

Q2/c William E. Parichy '42  USN

Pvt. John R. Pearce, Ex '41  USA

Pfc. Howard C. Phelps, Ex '43  USA

T/Sgt. Anthony C. Pusateri, Ex '41  USA

2nd Lt. Arthur C. Resech, Ex '42  USAAC

2nd Lt. Ewald M. Rodeck '31  USA

Sgt. William G. Rodger '34  USAAC

Cox. Howard H. Rohde, Ex '43  USN 

Sgt. Bernard F. Rossi '39  USA

Pfc. Edmund J. Rowe '42  USA

T/5 Franklin E. Ruffolo '39  USA

2nd Lt. David W. St. Jean '40  USAAC

Pvt. Joseph Sarny, Ex '39  USA

Pfc. Roland E. Schaede '41  USMCR

1st Lt. Robert A. Schaloske '39  USAAC

Sgt. Frederick Schmidt '42  USAAC

2nd Lt. Henry Schneider, Ex '37  USA

Pvt. Frederick G. Schweinsberg, Ex '36*  USA

Sgt. Albert A. Semper '41  USA

2nd Lt. Anthony Slabis '41  USAAC

Pfc. Kenneth D. Smith, Ex '34  USMCR

2nd Lt. Robert C. Snow '40  USAAC

S/Sgt. James B. Soule '43  USAAC

Pvt. Charles W. Speechley '39  USA

Sgt. Norman F. Spencer, Ex '42*  USA

Cpl. Otto E. Stenzel, Ex '32  USA

T/5 Aldino D. Stipa '38  USA

Capt. Roy T. Swangren, Ex '38  USAAC

1st Sgt. William L. Swift, '38*  USA

Sgt. Robert L. Taylor '40  USAAC

S/Sgt.  Miles L. Toepper '41  USAAC

Capt. Robert F. Turner, Ex '37  USMM

Cpl. Robert J. Turner '39  USAAC

S2/c Gerard J. Vail '45  USCG

Cpl. Russell H. Vertuno '35*  USA

2nd Lt. Charles A. Vollmer '37  USA

Pvt. Raymond Ward '40  USA

1st Lt. John T. Warner Jr. '37  USA

SF2/c Albert G. Weidner, Ex '38  USNR

Cpl. Willard J. Werstovshek, Ex '33  USA

Pvt. E. Douglas White, Ex '41  USA

F/Sgt. John C. Willson '41  RCAF

2nd Lt. Edward G. Winger, Ex '39*  USA

P/Sgt. Richard C. Winkler Jr., '37  USMC

S1/c Robert B. Wise '39  USNR

Sgt. Glen A. Wittekindt '38  USA

T/Sgt. George L. Wolf '36  USA

Pvt. Walter H. Wollensak '30  USA

Cox LeRoy R. Worts '43  USN

F2/c Frank P. Yomine, Ex '43  USN

Capt. Martin W. Young '37  USAAC

Sgt. Ernest A. Zablock '42  USA

 

Note: "Ex" - left school before class graduated

         Year shown would have been the year of graduation 

* National Guardsmen


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