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328) Brenda Cole Wimberly 
Location:
Church Point,La.
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Friday, November 23, 2007 12:55 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father served in ww2, they were called the Lucky 38th.Any info would be appreciated his name was Rene Cole.
327) Julia Lacher 
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Thursday, November 22, 2007 23:10 Write a comment Send E-mail

My grandfather, Leopold Lacher, was in the 11th armored. I never knew him, but would like to know if there is someone out there who did.

Great site!
326) Robert Christensen 
Location:
NE
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Sunday, November 11, 2007 11:54 Write a comment Send E-mail

I believe my father-in-law; Charley Sylvis served in the 11th. He was older, 36, when he served. He has passed away and I would like to know if anyone remembers him. He was from Blair, NE and said he delivered mail while in Europe.

Thanks
325) Robert Smit 
Location:
Netherlands
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Monday, November 5, 2007 14:55 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father was rescued as a forced labourer nearby MAINLEUS in Germany when he and his comrades where forced to walk to the Czhech border. I wonder if any of you soldiers who were in combat in that area can still recall of this event. Any information is wellcome
324) Pamela (Magelli) Simpson 
Location:
Massachusetts
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Saturday, October 27, 2007 13:35 Write a comment Send E-mail

To anyone in the 11th AD/CCR/55th AIB/Co. A-

I happened to read Wm. Fee's diary about his experiences through Europe during WWII, and saw mention of my father, ANGELO MAGELLI- at least, I assume it was my father. I know he was in the 11th AD, and I don't think there were too many Angelo Magelli's. In the diary, he has the nickname "Doc", which I had never heard before. My mother says he was a medic, but, how did he then end up as 1st. Sgt. of an infantry company? Unfortunately, the diary ends before the date when my father was wounded and finished with the war. Does anyone know how to contact Mr. Fee or have any additional information about my Dad so I might fill in some blanks about his life? My dad died several years ago, so I can get no stories from him.

Roger Schulman Send E-mail Sunday, February 28, 2016 14:06
If you get notice of this comment, please contact me. My name is Roger Schulman and it's quite possible your father knew my father, Cpl. Hyman I Schulman of Company A, 55th AIB. I am writing a book about my parents' wartime correspondence and would appreciate hearing from you. You may contact me at ohrogerchester@gmail.com.
323) Duff Imholt 
Location:
Molalla Oregon
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Friday, October 19, 2007 18:15 Write a comment Send E-mail

I just read the account of when my uncle participated in the Battle of the Bulge with C company 11th armoured. His name is Cpl. Raymond Imholt.
322) Nevada 
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Wednesday, October 17, 2007 22:48 Write a comment Send E-mail

I'm looking for information about my grandfather's time in Company A of the 56th Armored Infantry Div. Rhineland and Central Europe. At Fame Theatre he was wounded. And he told a story of using wench trucks to lift all equipment and vehicles out of a dead end canyon. He was a Auto Mechanic 014 combat infantryman and we know he entered the service in Tulsa, OK in 1942. His name was P.J. Robinson.

If anyone knows anything about his division or knew him, please contact me at nscheffler[at]gmail.com
321) Stewart James-Lej?rcegui 
Location:
Iowa
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Friday, October 12, 2007 09:41 Write a comment Send E-mail

I am an author of a book on a Spanish survivor of the Mauthausen death camp. In interviews, the survivor describes being assigned to a work detail outside Mauthausen when he met approaching U.S. forces, most likely the 26th Infantry and/or 11th Armored Divisions. He speaks at length about a deep friendship he developed with an Army official named Ramon Navarro (Novarro/Nobarro/Nabarro?), who assisted as an interpreter when the survivor was debriefed outside of the Mauthausen prior to the assault on the town and camp.

I would be very much interested in getting in touch with this soldier, if he is living. The only information I have about this officer is that he was among the U.S. forces to liberate Mauthausen, and was Hispanic, fluent in Spanish. The survivor believed he was adorned with 4 stripes, but this may be inaccurate.

If Ramon could be identified and located, I would be willing to fly the survivor up from Bolivia at my own expense to reunite captive and liberator, possibly for your next reunion.

I would be extremely grateful for your help.

Stewart James-Lej?rcegui
320) William Pawlo 
Location:
New Jersey
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Thursday, October 11, 2007 13:08 Write a comment Send E-mail

Have just found this site. Should have done this years ago. My dad, George Pawlo of Jersey City, NJ served in Company B, 42nd Battalion. He passed away in 1963. He was a SGT and received a purple heart. He never said much about his service time. Would like to have information on how to find service details and/or if photos exist. Cannot find him in any photos on this site. I saw March 2007 posting about full company picture ?? is this available yet ?? Thanks to all in advance
319) Walter C. White, Jr. 
Location:
Boston, Mass.
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Sunday, October 7, 2007 10:16 Write a comment Send E-mail

My dad, Walter White from Boston, Mass. served in C Co., 63rd AIB, 11th AD from Fall 1944 to VE Day. Prior to that he was with the AAF in England driving trucks and loading planes. Would greatly appreciate hearing from anyone who served with him. He passed away in 1968 so we know little of his war experience, other than what we have gleaned from letters he wrote home to our Grandmother from. I'm at wcw188@aol.com. Eternally grateful for your service and our freedom.
318) Marjorie Krumholz 
Location:
Washington, DC
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Wednesday, October 3, 2007 17:54 Write a comment Send E-mail

My late father, Marvin Krumholz of Newark, NJ, was in the 11th Armored Division. I just watched the Ken Burns' documentary "The War" and heard the remarks of former division member Burnett Miller of Sacramento. Many of the recollections of Mr. Miller were familiar as my father used to tell me and my brothers about his time in the Army and The Battle of the Bulge. I would be very happy to hear from anyone who knew my Dad. My email address is mfkrumholz@yahoo.com.
317) Joseph B. Woods 
Location:
Pleasureville, Ky
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Saturday, September 29, 2007 19:45 Write a comment Send E-mail

My grandfather Daniel Chester Woods (D.C. Woods) fought in the 11th armored Thunderbolt Divison. Saddly he passed away in September of '96. If anyone has any information about him I would like to know. My email address is jbw462@hotmail.com.
316) Ruth Joiner 
Location:
Great Bend ,Kansas
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Thursday, September 27, 2007 18:14 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father Clarence Deutsch fought in the Battle of the Bulge. He recently passed away. I wish we would have known about this website before. Over the years he told good and bad stories of the times in war. I think, but am not sure, that he was in the 41st Calvary Recon. He was very close to his grandchildren and we would like as much information as possible about anyone who knew him during the war. I was substitute teaching in a 3rd grade class and they were reading the book "The Flag with Fifty-Six Stars" and I was blessed to hear the 11th Armored Division. The book is incredible. I cried as we finished reading it. Any information would be great!!
315) Dale Zanardelli 
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Wednesday, September 26, 2007 19:36 Write a comment Send E-mail

A new photo gallery is posted here:

http://www.11tharmoreddivision.com/member_photos/42_tank/burns/index.htm

It is Bob Burns 1940's photo album sent in by his Grandson Kevin. There are many interesting photos and news articles.
314) John Wonch 
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Thursday, September 20, 2007 14:13 Write a comment Send E-mail

To the veterans of the 11th Armored.

I am doing reserch on the battle of the bulge and also trying to find information on a man in the division called "Jimmy" who was killed around the time of the battle of the bulge, if you have any information that you think might be helpfull plese E-mail me at Jwwonch@hotmail.com
Thank you For everything
313) Ronald Tharpe 
Location:
Decatur Tennessee
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Sunday, September 16, 2007 22:01 Write a comment Send E-mail

(313) My father Claude Tharpe was in the 753rd Tank Battalion Co.B in WWII. He met James C. White of the 11th Tank Battalion Co.B before or during WWII. I an trying to find out if James C. White is still alive. My father has Alzimers and can't tell me about his photos from that time. He never did talk much about the war at all. I found one man the new James White and was in the same tank with him,but had lost contact with him too.If anybody has any info on James EWhite or knows how to get in contact with him let5 me know at the above e-mail address. Thank you. Ron
312) Chris 
Location:
Minnesota
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Monday, September 10, 2007 16:19 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father, Private Nicholas J. Orban, served with the 11th Armored Division from November 1942 until his discharge in June 1946. I know that he was in Europe from Feb 1945 until June 1946. I would love to correspond with anyone that may have knew him. Thank you!
311) paul fornek 
Location:
Lemont, Illinois
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Friday, September 7, 2007 03:02 Write a comment Send E-mail

I am the sixty year old nephew of Adolph Jastrzemski. Adolph was a gunner on a Hellcat Tank Destroyer. He fought in Bastogne, as well as other places in Europe. He received his training at Camp Hood, Texas. He is 82 years old and belonged to the 705 Tank destroyer batallion. Is there anyone who has a living relative who fought in bastogne during their siege or who was a member of the 705th..my uncle would be extremely happy to hear from you or to hear of your memories of that period. thank you...paul fornek

anthony66 Tuesday, October 6, 2009 01:54
Hello, I am the thirty four yr old grandson of Raymond Kaczmarek. My grandfatherr was a tank destroyer commander. Heunfortunately passed when Iwas very young butt my uncle has passed on some stories.
Anthony Williams/ Stickney
vangopainting@yahoo.com
310) Christopher Millay 
Location:
Brookville, IN
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Monday, September 3, 2007 22:24 Write a comment Send E-mail

My granddaddy, James (Jim) D. Millay, served in the 11th Armored Division, 41st Tank Battalion, 492nd Field Artillery. I would love to hear from anyone who knew him. Contact me at 156 E 8th Street, Brookville, IN 47012, or via my email address. Thanks so much to the folks who put this web page together!
309) Alanna 
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I am currently in the process of conserving the letters that my grandfather, Anthony J. Curcio, from Brooklyn, NY, wrote my grandmother and great-grandmother from 1943-1946. He was in the 11th AD, 22nd Tank Battalion, B Company. If anyone knows, or has heard of my grandfather, please contact me. I never knew him, he passed away in 1955 when my mother was 7.
308) Marshall Rhoads 
Location:
Ks.
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Tuesday, July 31, 2007 13:15 Write a comment Send E-mail

My Grandfather Proudly served with the 11th Armored Div. in WWII his name was James Brooks Warren if anyone knew of him I'd love to hear from you becuase I heard stories of how great a solider he was but he was also a Great man just like all WWII Vets God Bless You All!
307) Anne Kinsley Sluppick 
Location:
Prairie Grove Arkanss
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(307) My Dad, Bob Kinsley, of Belleville, NJ, served in the 11th Armor, 42nd Tank Division, Company B, during WWII.

I would love to have more pictures. Sadly, a lot of his WWII books that he gave me were ruined in storage. I remember looking at them all the time when I was young. Any photos would be greatly appreciated. I saw his picture posted with Leo Zamparelli on your members photos section of your website.

Dad was very proud of the division that he served in and so are we! Dad passed away on August 22, 1995 after a long illness.

I would love to hear from other people or their families that served with my Dad. My Mom, Charlotte Kinsley, is still alive and lives out here in Arkansas by me. Thanks. I will be looking for emails!

Anne
306) Diane Lovell Simpson 
Location:
Richardson Texas
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Tuesday, July 17, 2007 14:07 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father,Cloral Lovell,served during WWII and was captured by the Germans was in captivity short period of time,thankfully He is now unable to tend reunions due to health Lost his wife and my mom, Letha,4 years ago.
Dad Lovell turned 85yrs old this past May and gets around pretty well and now resides in retirement center in Carrollton,Texas....Just wanted to post this information for all who remember Cloral. I am his oldest daughter and have been active in the American Legion organizations.
305) Tom Karnes II 
Location:
Kentucky
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Thursday, June 28, 2007 19:56 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father drove ambulance for the 480th Motor Ambulance Company. I just thought I would let anyone interested know that the surviving members hold their annual reunion in Kentucky. Last years was held in Paducah, KY. This year's reunion will be held at Kenlake State Resort Park in Kentucky (Land Between the Lakes). These reunions are held over the Labor Day weekend every year.
304) jon heyworth 
Location:
UK
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Thursday, June 28, 2007 13:29 Write a comment Send E-mail

11th armored distinctive insignia, does anyone have sources for the individual DI s of the 11th Armoreds composite units please ?
303) Johnny Davis 
Location:
Alabama
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Thursday, June 21, 2007 11:19 Write a comment Send E-mail

I am trying to find any information on my father his name was Paul Benjamin Davis. We did not know that he even fought in WW II until I found a box of pictures last year.

Here is my website with the pictures of my father that we found. We knew he fought in Korea. I hope by these pictures someone can help me.

http://www.freewebs.com/ofpmodders/myfatherswars.htm

http://www.freewebs.com/ofpmodders/myfathersawardspage.htm

http://www.freewebs.com/ofpmodders/dadswartimepictures.htm

Thanks, Johnny Davis
302) martyn round 
Location:
aschurch tewkesbury
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Monday, June 18, 2007 15:53 Write a comment Send E-mail

i am interested in hearing from anyone who served at ashchurch during ww2 as i am researching into the camp and what happened here. also am very interested to find out who was stationed here and what they did. thankyou very much

martyn

please e-mail me with infomation ro if you would like to chat
301) Christopher Steele 
Location:
Prosperity ,SC
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Tuesday, June 12, 2007 20:29 Write a comment Send E-mail

Hello, I am looking for anybody who might remember my greatuncle Thomas P.Crider,(Palmer) to our family.He served with B company 21st AIB and was wounded on March 7 '45 and died March 8 '45. He was from Dorchester,VA. I would greatly appreciate any contacts.
300) Lori Doud 
Location:
IN
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I am looking for anyone who might have known my Great-Uncle Hoy Lee Smith. He was with the 705th Tank Destroyer Battalion, A Company and was killed on 4 Sept 1944 in France. I'm trying to research my family's history and if anyone has stories or pics they would be willing to share I would be much appreciative.
Thanks in advance.
299) alexis c 
Location:
ct
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Friday, June 1, 2007 02:11 Write a comment Send E-mail

hello. my grandfather served in a tank division that was, according to my mother, nick named hell on wheels.

im looking for some stories, pictures of him. for my mother.

his name was salvatore ( sal ) polizzi. and was origanally from boston ma.

any help would be amazing. please email me

thank you sooo much
298) Scott 
Location:
Fl
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Thursday, May 31, 2007 22:22 Write a comment Send E-mail

I was wondering if anyone knew Mr. Clair A. Rudisill and may have any information on him?
Thank you
297) Bill Osowski 
Location:
Wilmington De,
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Wednesday, May 30, 2007 08:45 Write a comment Send E-mail

My dear uncle Joe Osowski pass away on May 27, 2007. He was in the 11th armor Div. in WWII and talk about his friends.I am trying find someone who knew him he and my father were my HEROS and now they are gone but his stories about his time in the 11th will live on in my heart. I would like to thank all of his old friend for you were in his thought at the end.
296) Charlene Moriarity 
Location:
Honolulu, HI
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My father passed away in 1982 and never was detailed about his time in WWII. What I do remember is that he served as a tank driver in Europe and talked about the liberation of France. There are no records to search through so I do not know his company, etc. If anyone has any memory of him I would love to hear what you have. His name was Stanley Blanco and he was Filipino.
295) Michael Nowakowski 
Location:
Pennsylvania
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hello my name is mike nowakowski and i am the grandson of patrick needham. i was wondering if friends of his could email me with information about him. i would greatly appreciate it.
294) Louis S. Sampaia Jr. / Veteran 
Location:
Honolulu Hawaii
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Sunday, May 27, 2007 21:49 Write a comment Send E-mail

I am the son of an 11-th Armored Div. man ( Pvt Louis S. Sampaia Sr ) , and I would like all to have a very special hello from my family. My dad was very proud of the Division all the way till he left us. He was a very proud member.

Aloha from Hawaii and God Bless all.
293) Matthew Peterson 
Location:
Washington D.C.
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Saturday, May 26, 2007 22:10 Write a comment Send E-mail

My grandfather, Vincent K. Cutshall, passed away on March 14, 2007. I would love to hear from anyone who knew him. He served with the 11th Armored Division, 491st AFA, Battery C. On December 30th, 1944, he was injured by a shell fragment and later received the purple heart. He recovered in England before rejoining the 491st. One of the things I found after his death were his letters home during the war. My grandpa rarely spoke of the War and the letters have given me a fascinating insight into this part of his life. If anyone remembers him, I would love to hear from you. Thank you.
292) Sven-Erich Czernik 
Location:
D 53489 Sinzig, Germany
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Saturday, May 26, 2007 08:50 Write a comment Send E-mail

I made my first entry in your guestbook on June 5th, 2005 (#146) to thank you for some photos I used to illustrate the end of WW II in a local exhibition.
Up to the present day, this entry has lead to a very personal contact with two former G.I.s, one of them being a veteran of 11th AD. Mr. Kenneth Reuss of 492nd Armored Field Artillery Battalion had been in this area on his battlefield tour in May 2005, had drawn the sharp conclusion that my home town Sinzig was situated between Bad Breisig (whre they had slept in a hotel) and Remagen (where they had visited the remainders of Ludendorff Bridge). He wrote me an email, and this turned into a very delightful and personal contact by email and sometimes by phone which lasted for almost two years.
I am very sad that my friend Kenneth Reuss passed away on Sunday, April 29th, 2007.
Since I don't have personal contact to any living person of 11th AD by now, I am proud to offer my advice and help as a local resident to any member of your division - as far as information about the Rhineland, Rhineland-Palatinate or Germany is required.
My last gift to Ken Reuss was an assembly of photos, the first half of them taken in March 1945 when 11th AD reached the town of Andernach where I work. I spotted the places and took photos of the same scenes 62 years later, in March 2007. These photos are available to anyone interested. Please email me.

Yours
Sven-Erich Czernik
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290) Ron Spears 
Location:
Chicago, IL
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Wednesday, May 23, 2007 18:21 Write a comment Send E-mail

I would like to know if any veteran of the 63rd AIB remembers my father Seymour Spears. I know that he served on a halftrack and was wounded during the final stages of the Battle of the Ardennes, in Belgium. And he was honorably discharged as a private. Sy did not speak too much of his experiences, and as he passed away 12 June 2006, his stories went with him. I am a history buff of this period and am very proud of him and what every GI did in WWII. I would appreciate any information anyone has. Thank you
289) Martin Janssen 
Location:
Dilsen-Stokkem Belgium
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Friday, May 11, 2007 20:24 Write a comment Send E-mail

I visiting this site for more information about someone who's grave I adopted in the Netherlands (Capt. Chester Doyle Wilkins from the 41st Tank Battalion) and found his daughter under nr: 254 in this guestbook. I got cold when I saw here name. I found also a lot of information about where and how Capt. Wilkins died. For our freedom he payes the highest price. I will never forget.
288) Brooke Stanley Horak 
Location:
College Station, TX
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My father was Leslie Y. Stanley who passed away on July 31, 1998. He often talked about his experiences in Europe as a part of the 11th Armored Division, but he was not very detailed. Upon his death we received his medals, commendations and citations. Please email me if you know anything about Les Stanley.
287) BOBBY HAMPTON 
Location:
BELAIR MD
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Monday, March 26, 2007 18:17 Write a comment Send E-mail

I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW IF ANYBODY REMENBERS MY GRANDFATHER EVEREET HAMPTON 133THIRD B COMPANY IN 1944/1945 HE WAS FROM KY
286) Kevin Shea 
Location:
Washington DC
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Friday, March 23, 2007 19:20 Write a comment Send E-mail

I have a question with regard to my grandfathers medals and ribbons. He served as a bow gunner in Co B, 42nd tank battalion, 11th AD. His European Campaign ribbon has 3 bronze stars mounted on it - is there any way for me to find out what they represent? Thanks
285) Scott 
Location:
USA
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Thursday, March 22, 2007 13:49 Write a comment Send E-mail

I can?t thank the men and women of WWII Enough. Ever since I attended the National WWII Memorial dedication in 2004, and met so many WWII veterans, I have been collecting stories from WWII veterans. During this time I have also made a video in honor of all who served during WWII. The video showcases different WWII Museums and Memorials and is set to some big band and WWII era songs. The hopes of this video are not only to thank each of you, but to also present a couple of places you may not have had the chance to visit yet, while listening to some wonderful music. This video is FREE, you pay nothing, however I would appreciate any written stories or copied pictures anyone would like to share. Whether it is one page or 300 pages, anything at all would be wonderful, and I will pay for the postage.
Email: Scott@theramseys.org

Thank you

Please contact me with any questions.

Scott Ramsey
WWII Interviews
284) stanley lastoff 
Location:
Boston
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I was wondering if anyone who served in C Battery 492nd Armored Field Artillery remembers my father Isadore(Izzy) Lastoff. He passed away in 1981 at the age of 72. I would appreciate hearing from you.
283) Jennifer Rumage 
Location:
Louisville, KY
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Hi! I was wondering if anyone had a group photo of the the guys from 42nd Tank Battalion, C Company. My great uncle John Rumage was a private with them. I read another guy's request for a similar photo of another company in a previous comment. Thanks again! I only have one photo of him since he was KIA on Jan. 1, 1945.

Elizabeth Shoemaker Wednesday, September 22, 2010 11:51
Jennifer- I have spent all morning in this guestbook and feel like I have found the Pot of Gold at the end of the rainbow. In August 2010 my sisters, Mother, and I attended the final reunion of the 11th Armored division there in Louisville, KY. I signed up for and did receive a list of the names of men in my father's unit which was 42Tank C company. After reading your posting I checked my list and I could not believe my eyes when I saw that your great uncle was on the list. I was beginning to think that I was looking for a needle in the haystack that I was NEVER going to find. I DO HAVE two large photos of his units. One is 30 inches long and one is 20inches. I am not sure at what location they were taken. He was at Fort Polk LA and some other places. Maybe together we can figure it out. I just called our local Fed Ex store and will in a few days go there and see if they can scan it into something digital for me to email you or at least make additional copies for me to mail to you. I would love for you to look at them and see if you recognize your uncle. My father, who passed away in 2002, spoke very little about the war and we only have a few copies of the Thunderbolt magazines. I will also email you with these comments to be sure that we can share our info. Thanks Elizabeth Shoemaker Justsayno00@aol.com
282) K Shea 
Location:
Washington, DC
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Hello, does anyone have a group photo of all the men that served in Company B, 42nd Tank Battalion? My grandfather was a tanker in this battalion and I don't have very many pics of him from his time in the war. His name was Robert V Burns from Somerville, Massachusetts. I would really like to get a copy if at all possible, thanks.

Rick Zamparelli Sunday, March 11, 2007 17:30
I have the photo. Unfortunately it nearly 6 feet long. I have asked for assistance to find a way to scan it and put it on the site.

Rick

Aaron Hartong Tuesday, November 6, 2007 09:55
My Great Great Uncle, Fred Ott, was also a tanker in Company B, 42nd Tank Battalion. He was wounded severly by gunfire after the Germans blew up the lead and rear tanks in his column in 1945 and they had to bale out to get away. Does anyone remember my Uncle Fred? I would also like to get a copy of the company picture if I could. aaronjhartong@juno.com
281) Charles Lieberman 
Location:
airmont, ny
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Sunday, March 4, 2007 00:17 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father, Sergeant Raymond Lieberman, of the 56th Armored Engineers passed away today March 3, 2007. He only recently began talking about a few of his combat experiences but he was also very proud to have served with the brave men of the 11th Armored Thunderbolts.
280) Dennis Sperry 
Location:
Danville, Iowa
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My Father Justin Sperry served with the 11th AD in the 133rd Ordnance Maint Bn. He passed away in 1997. I remember he got cards for a reunion but he never went. Was wondering if anyone still out there remembers him? I am his son Dennis.
279) Anja Michl 
Location:
Passau, Germany
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Wednesday, February 21, 2007 16:55 Write a comment Send E-mail

Hello! It ist so fantastic, that there is a page of the 11th armored division. My name is Anja, I live in Passau, Bavaria. I`m looking for Pedro (Pete) Arellano. He was soldier in the 21st Armored Infantry Battailon... AND HE IS MY GRANDPA! I have been searching for a few years already, and this page is my last hope. Does anybody know him? He was in a town called "Waldkirchen" where he met my grandmother. And he doesn`t know that he has a daughter (my mum) and three grandchildren!
Thank you very much!
Bye, Anja
P.S. My telephone number: 0049 / 179 / 2187000
278) Ginger Cucolo 
Location:
Arlington, Va
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Tuesday, February 20, 2007 09:37 Write a comment Send E-mail

I am a military spouse who is researching ID Tags/Dog Tags for a book I am writing. I am trying to reach active duty, veterans, and family members who have personal stories about (and images of) their Dog Tags. I have a website: www.dogtaghistory.com, and on it there are questionnaires for those that are interested in sharing their stories.
277) Brandon Hadley 
Location:
Akron, Ohio
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Monday, February 12, 2007 10:45 Write a comment Send E-mail

I am looking for anyone who may have known my Grandfather. He served as a Parts Clerk with the 133rd Ordinance. I am not exactly sure. I do know that he was with the 11th AD however. Please email me any info anyone may have. I was only 5 when he passed away and missed the opprotunity to hear his tales.
276) Missy Canale 
Location:
arkansas
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I'm just beginning a search for information about my grandfather who served in the 11th Armored Division, 41st Tank Batallion, Company C. His name was Elighye J. Key. I have very limited informaion. I know that he served from October of 1942 until November 1945. I would appreciate any infromation that anyone has about him. Thanks, Missy
275) Kevin Shea 
Location:
Washington, DC
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Hello, my grandfather PFC Robert Burns from Somerville Mass. was a tanker with the 11thAD, 42nd Tank Batt, Company B. He received a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star in Jan of 1945. If anyone knew him or served with the 42nd TB I would really like to hear from you please. He passed away back in 1983 and never spoke of his service much. With regard, his grandson.
274) GITZHOFER 
Location:
Metz , France
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Friday, February 2, 2007 02:34 Write a comment Send E-mail

Hello,

It's a fantastic website.
I made a website about the 95th Infantry Division one year ago. This division was with the 11th Armored Division during the Battle for Metz (November 1944).

I search any contact of members of the 11th Armored Division who were with the 95th Division during the battle.

Please, visit http://www.ironmenofmetz.new.fr !

Regards,
273) Gary Burkemper 
Location:
O'Fallon, Missouri
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Sunday, January 28, 2007 17:55 Write a comment Send E-mail

Jim Burkemper of the SV490thAFA was my dad. He was a pitcher on the baseball teams. Do any members remember him? Please send an email.
Thanks,
Gary Burkemper
636-240-5566
272) Darryl R. Vandeford 
Location:
Lawrenceville, GA
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Tuesday, January 23, 2007 00:23 Write a comment Send E-mail

My brother, Paul L. Vandeford, served in Battery A, 399 AFA Bn. 11th Armored Thunderbolt Division, Third Army. Battles of Ardennes, Rhineland and Central Europe.
271) Linda Watters 
Location:
Dallas, Tx.
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My father, Ivan Thornton Mundy, was a Chief Pharmacist Mate (Navy medic) who accompanied troops on the U.S.S.Hermitage in 1944--My Mother and I were living in NYC during that time, and would anxiously await his return from (Bristol, Liverpool,
Southhampton?) every few weeks. Apparently this was when the Hermitage was based at Staten Island.

Would be interested in communicating with anyone who might have known him. He served nobly in both the Atlantic and Pacific Theatres in WWII. He died in 1983.
270) Mike Steves 
Location:
Houston, Texas
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Thursday, January 4, 2007 17:16 Write a comment Send E-mail

Hello veterans and families of 11 Armored. I am a budding author, and am writing a book on German service rifles, and about the capture of several WW2 German arms factories by the US Army, namely the Gustloff Werke and Steyr factories in Austria. I know that elements of 11 Armored captured the Gustloff Werke factory, and have read with interest some accounts on this website. I would be interested in any stories from US vets or copies of pictures taken in and around these areas for the book. Feel free to contact me with any information you would like to share!Thanks.
269) Mary Beth Mcnaughton-Shaw 
Location:
Wisconsin
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Tuesday, January 2, 2007 04:26 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father was Robert Benjamin McNaughton and my Uncle was Ed McNaughton. My uncle died after a plane he was in was shot down over the pacific. My father survived WW11 and Korea. He was a sargent in the army and was rewarded with 3 purple hearts and 2 bronze stars. My uncle was given a silver star posthumisly. Did anyone know either of them? smile

Adonis Halaby Wednesday, August 1, 2007 20:21
Hi,
My name is Adonis Halaby. I am trying to locate a Beth McNaughton who lived in Dayton, Ohio back in the mid 80's.

If this is not the same beth, please disregard the message and sorry for disturbing you.

If you are the Beth I am searching for, please drop me a note to my email address:
halaby@email.com

Thanks.

Regards

Robert Saturday, September 19, 2009 17:43
Mary ,I have not heard from Melody in a long time. If she doesnt want to talk to me I understand I just want to know that she is O.K. Robert Please write at zhaddock7@verizon.net
268) Gay Crabtree 
Location:
Tn
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Monday, January 1, 2007 13:04 Write a comment Send E-mail

My Father Robert Kimble, was a corporal in the 11th armor tank divison,company A 41st tank...his job was a tank driver my mother said ..i just would like to know if anyone knew my father..He was from Ohio
267) Jessee 
Location:
NH
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Friday, December 29, 2006 13:34 Write a comment Send E-mail

Looking for anyone who might recall Pvt. Monroe Ulrich, A Co., 21st AIB. Wounded 3/3/45, died 3/15/45.
266) Mike Foster 
Location:
Minnesota
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My father was Ssgt Warren Foster, Co D, 41st Tank Battalion. He died on Dec. 7, 1971, when I was 12. Our family knew of his service, his purple heart & bronze star, and a bit of what he saw, but he never spoke of it. He had a scrapbook with pictures that I wasn't allowed to look at until after his death. It took a friend who found this website for me to learn the story of the 41st TB. I know now that those gruesome photos were of a forced labor camp, the route that he followed, and what he encountered. You have provided such a service to myself and my family, I thank you. Please be sure to share your stories now, don't wait. If anyone has anything they'd like to share please contact me.
God Bless,
Mike Foster
265) Mary Miller 
Location:
Colorado Springs CO
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My friend Frank Vigil was a member of Troop D, 41st Recon, 11 AD. Are any of his fellow Soldiers still out there and remember Frank? He has been sharing many stories of his time in the unit and remembers his recon buddies fondly. If you knew Frank, please let me know. Thanks!
264) Darrin S. Fulton 
Location:
Westtown,NY
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Saturday, December 23, 2006 16:36 Write a comment Send E-mail

I am looking to communicate with any WWII veterans who may have known or served with my Grandfather PVT Orbie Lee Bruce KIA 01/19/45. PVT 55 INF BN 11 ARMD DIV ALABAMA Service #34580660. Luxembourg American Cemetery. Married Joyce Lane L.I.,NY (Deceased) Thank you, Respectfully, DSF
263) John Fulton 
Location:
Austin, Texas
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Saturday, December 23, 2006 00:07 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father, Captain Howard Morse Kelly (USA MP's of the 15th army group AMGOT) was a district administrator in the Gmunden area in 1945. I am seeking information about him during this period.

jbf
262) Andrew 
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Dan or others:

Thank you for replying i really appriciate it. talking more and more my grandpa is remembering little by llittle i got a little bit more information to add to that now he was in 42 Rainbow division, 232 Regement, task force Linden. i hope you can help me. thank you
261) Allen Cohen 
Location:
Atlanta, GA
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Friday, December 22, 2006 17:28 Write a comment Send E-mail

I want to personally wish every member of the 11th Armored Division a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year...many of you who fought gallantly for my freedom are passing the torch to newer generations of Americans. However, lest we forget the price you paid in the winter of 1945, it will never be surpassed in the annals of history. My Dad was one of you...I will never forget what he did for me...(SSgt. Raymee Cohen 41st Bn).
260) Herbert Zauhar 
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WW II: On the Battle Route from Belgium to Linz/Austria the 11th Armored Division reached on the way from Cham, Regen to Waldkirchen the area of TITTLING at the last days of april 1945.
Tittling ist a small market town between Passau and Grafenau. Nearby other villages and towns are Freyung, Hutthurm and Waldkirchen.
After the last combats US-forces were based in Tittling too. In Tittling was a camp for german P.O.W..
The commune of Tittling is looking for US-photos of this time for the municipal archive. Who can help us?
Herbert Zauhar
mayor (1988 - 2005)
zauhar.tittling@t-online.de
259) Antoine Nouens 
Location:
Holland
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Monday, December 11, 2006 06:49 Write a comment Send E-mail

I am searching for William P. Butler (ASN 35449427), member of Co. B, 21 st Arm. Bn.. He was at the Battle of the Bulge. Probably he was seriously wounded as his place of separation was Thayer General Hospital (Nashville, Tennessee). He enlisted in 1942 in Huntington, West Virginia.
Looking forward to hearing from anyone who can provide details on him/his next of kin.
Thanks in advance,
Best regards,
Antoine
Holland
258) Andrew 
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Sunday, December 10, 2006 17:25 Write a comment Send E-mail

I was just writing because my grandfather says he doesn't remember why he got a bronze star. On the certificate it says 5 January 1945 awarded for an act of merit or something but i would like to know more about this date and what happend. If there is anyone out there that can help me out I would really appreciate it. thanx a ton
Andrew
P.S. plz email me
257) Steve Stacey 
Location:
Monroeville, AL.
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Monday, December 4, 2006 21:45 Write a comment Send E-mail

Recently, I was asked by a friend to help place artifacts and papers from WWII that belonged to his father with a museum. My friend (Dan Turberville) is the son of 1st Sgt. Floyd B. Turberville of Uriah, AL. (deceased)1st. Sgt. Turberville served with Co. C, 81st Armored Medical Bn. The artifacts and papers filled four footlockers and contains a world of information related to the 11th Armored Division. Before we donate the items to the National D-Day Museum in New Orleans, we wish to make the information available to this site. I will not list the entire collection but it includes rosters from Camp Cooke, CA. and Ft. Polk. From the European theatre, we have GO # 129 dated 10 July 1945, a list of Bronze Star and Purple Heart recepients. There are some photographs from the concentration camp and several unit photographs taken before the unit went to Europe. Plus much more, including some risque material only a soldier would collect.
Please advise the best method for sending the copied paperwork. I have a scanner and copier.
256) Jake Eckel 
Location:
AZ
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Tuesday, November 28, 2006 22:31 Write a comment Send E-mail

My Grandpa was part of the 41st Cavalary. RIP.

Obituaries
Robert W. (Robbie) Smith

One of the last pages in northern Arizona's colorful, bawdy, frontier past was turned on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006 with the death of a local legend ? Robert W. (Robbie) Smith, age 84, of Williams.

Grandson of Tom "Tennessee" and Mary Smith, a homesteader and frontier town constable, Robbie was born in Clemensaw, near Jerome, on May 14, 1922 to Mark and Katherine (Katie) Smith. The family returned to Williams shortly after Robbie's birth.

Released from Williams High School early for Army service in World War II, Robbie joined the legion of heroes who overran Normandy Beach. He engaged the enemy in three of the fiercest battles of the European Campaign. Returning home at the end of the war, he found peaceful solitude in the harsh loneliness of a working cowboy. From atop a horse, he lived in a world that he loved and could call his own, from the Verde River to the grassy woodlands south of Williams.

Upon marrying Marian Louise (Mary Lou) MacDonald, he left the ranches he had called home and moved into Williams, taking the position of police officer, which he held for 20 years. His colorful stories of his days as a soldier and cowboy, as well as his unique and wonderful sense of humor, provided laughter and joy to the people of Williams for years. He was truly a local treasure and a living institution.

Robbie is survived by his younger sister, Mary Pitts, of Williams; his daughters, Kathie Craig and Robyn Eckel of Williams; and his sons, Paul of Dana Point, Calif. and Marion of Williams. He leaves behind 10 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Graveside services will be held for Robbie at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2006 at the Williams Cemetery. Please join the family for a celebration of life at the American Legion following the services.
255) Karen Tannenbaum 
Location:
Charleston, South Carolina
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I am the Field Researcher for the Holocaust Archives at the College of Charleston, Charleston, SC. We would like to talk to concentration camp liberators in your division (anyone who saw firsthand conditions in the camps) if that person is now living in South Carolina or has a South Carolina connection. Please contact me at 864-232-4480 or ktann@charter.net. Thank you. Karen Tannenbaum
254) Joyce Wilkins Kerstan 
Location:
Paso Robles, CA
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Saturday, November 18, 2006 17:28 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father, Capt. Chester Doyle Wilkins was KIA on 3/31/45. He was with the 41st Tank Battalion, 11th Armored Division. I was born on 2/12/45. He was overseas when I was born. Does anyone recall him?

My thanks to all the soldiers for preserving our freedom and our country.

mart janssen Monday, June 11, 2007 07:58
Dear Mrs Wilkins-Kerstan,
I adopted your fathers grave in the Netherlands. Please could you contact me?
I sent you an e-mail but didn't receive an answer.

Gerald D. Bean Jr. Friday, December 18, 2009 21:17
T-4Ralph Berry(my grandfather) was on the tank with Cpt.Wilkins March 31,1945 in Fulda, Germany. My grandfather was wouned and took command of the tank and returned to an aid station to try and save him. Please call or e-mail(207)645-9780 or gdbean@beeline-online.net Gerald Bean Jr. Wilton Me.
253) Peter Mehlhorn 
Location:
Germany
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Saturday, November 11, 2006 20:06 Write a comment Send E-mail

Dear WW II veterans, please help me to find out info on grandfather. He has been a catain of the Wehrmacht and CO of a artillery battery. At the 14th of april in 1945 his battery was placed near Bayreuth. By recognizing Sherman tanks he ordered to stop the fire and so he has become a POW. That`s all he told me. Perhaps anyone can remember and has info about the place and the particular circumstances. I`d really appreciate it. Thank you. Peter Mehlhorn
252) James W. Schmid 
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Saturday, November 11, 2006 13:53 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father, Walter F. Schmid served as a Mortar Gunner (607). Today is the 64th anniversary of the day he entered active duty (Nov 11, 1942). He recieved his Purple Heart on Dec 29, 1944 due to his feet being frozen. He died in April 1997. He spoke very little about his service and never attended any of the reunions, but I know that he was proud of his service.
251) Eric M. Deutchman 
Location:
Westfield, New Jersey
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Saturday, November 11, 2006 03:52 Write a comment Send E-mail

My dad, Pfc. Frank Deutchman, 11AD, 22nd Tk Bn, Co. A, passed away at home on Wednesday, October 25th, 2006 from colon cancer. He was 84. He often spoke of his experiences in Acul, Houffalize, Andernach, Prum, Beyreuth, Fulda, Zella Mellis, Gmunden, Linz, to name a few. He was almost cut in half when he jumped under a truck while on his way to the tree line to pee while bed check charlie straffed him. I miss him terribly and appreciate the efforts he and his buddies made for our freedom.
250) jake burkey 
Location:
Avondale PA
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Wednesday, October 25, 2006 10:23 Write a comment Send E-mail

Hey i was wondering if anyone new my grandfather Roy Burkey it was part of the medical outfit.... they were "captured" in one of the later battles of the buldge but released after they attended to the wounded german soldiers
249) Joaquin G. madril 
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I visited looking for any pics where my father may have been. He was wounded by a sniper bullet in December 1944. He died at a hospital on December 31. He was a proud member of the 11 Armored Division, 63rd AIB. He is burried in The National Cemetary at Luxemburg. His name was as mine; Joaquin Madril
248) Bonita Donaldson 
Location:
Burnsville, MN
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I am looking to communicate with any surviving veteran who may have fought with my father, Wayne L. Lee, Tank Sergeant of 42nd Battalion of the 11th armored division. I would like to learn more specifically the concentration camps his unit my have been a part of liberating.

Dan O'Brien Tuesday, November 21, 2006 01:34
Bonita:
We can post your message request in our newsletter, the Thunderbolt. However, we will need to have your email address in order to respond to you. Web Site Editor.
247) Roberta L Thoms 
Location:
Stanwood WA
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Can anyone give me any information on the author of Vocklabruck-Austria..Resume..Independence Day,1945. My dad is very interested in finding out. He served in the 11th Armored Division as a Medic and was a liasion between CCA HQ's and 81st Medic HQ's. He is Sgt Clarence LeMaster. Any info anyone can give me would be greatly appreciated.
246) Nicola Dunn 
Location:
Gallneukirchen
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Monday, October 16, 2006 14:35 Write a comment Send E-mail

We are an English couple now living in Gallneukirchen, just outside Linz. We would like to know about the 11th armoured and its deployment here, we believe there was a pow camp here and also a dp camp. If anyone remembers the area or wants any specific photos we would love to hear from you.
245) anna rosmus 
Location:
MD
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(245) I was born in 1960 and lived most of my live where the National Socialism was concocted. I attended the secondary school Hitler's brother attended, and where Himmler was teaching. I excelled in history without having ever heard about the Third Reich or it's Passau precursor. Susequently, I dedicated my life to fill in those blanks, and I continue to have survivors and liberators honored in numerous cities. In 1995, I planned and organized the first big anniversary trip back "home", with three buses from the 71st Division. They marched parallel to you, on the other bank of the Danube. In 2005 and 2006, I arranged similar trips for vets from the XX corps.
Next spring, I will accompany another group.
If you or somebody else who served in the XII or XX corps during WWII, you are most welcome to join us. We will begin in Landshut on April 18 (taken by the 99th), go to Straubing, Deggendorf and Metten before we switch to 11th territory.. on our way to Linz; most will add a few days to visit Budweis and Prague as well.
If you care to know more about that trip for vets, feel free to contact me. You will also find more in my books WINTERGREEN or AGAINST THE STREAM, both University of Carolina Press. My book OUT OF PASSAU begins with the 26th Infantry entering Passau - where the 11th had just cleared the way. It ends with my plans for the 65th to return as VIPs. They forced Passau to surrender...
Best wishes, Anna
244) Barton J. Cahill 
Location:
Moorhead, MN
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Thursday, September 21, 2006 15:13 Write a comment Send E-mail

My father, James D. Cahill, was in Company B 55th Armored Infintry Battalion 11th Armored Division. Does anybody remember him or have any information about his time in the service?
243) Wm.T. Ripley 
Location:
Indiana
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I'm doing some research on the German Volkssturm, and would like some input from veterans if possible. If you had contact with a Volkssturm member during the war, could you drop me a line at snafu947@yahoo.com? I've got some questions I'd like to ask you. Thanks in advance.

Wm.T. Ripley
242) Sharon Derner 
Location:
vermont
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Friday, September 15, 2006 14:29 Write a comment Send E-mail

I am trying to find out more information on my father, Donald Abeling. He would have been 17 when he joined up 1943. I believe he was an MP for a while. I do know that he was in Germany, France and possibly Belgium. He always spoke of "staying in a champange factory" with quite the twinkle in his eye. I believe it was in Germany or maybe France. Any information on him would be wonderful. He was from Amsterdam, NY when he joined and went overseas.
Thanks for any help. God bless
241) Dale Zanardelli 
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Saturday, September 9, 2006 07:43 Write a comment Send E-mail

The new 11th Armored Division Association Constitution and By-Laws are located here:

http://www.11tharmoreddivision.com/i_bulletinboard.html#constitution
240) Jennifer Rumage 
Location:
Louisville, KY
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Wednesday, September 6, 2006 23:15 Write a comment Send E-mail

Hi! My Great-Uncle John Rumage was in 42nd Tank Battalion, C Company. He was KIA on Jan. 1, 1945. I would love to talk to anyone that may have known him or know about events surrounding that day. Thanks for the website to honor so many heroes!!
239) vic shayne 
Location:
boulder, colorado
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Wednesday, September 6, 2006 12:57 Write a comment Send E-mail

I came across this website while doing research on a book that I am writing with Holocaust survivor Martin Small, former inmate of Mauthausen concenration camp. I have a great amount of respect and gratitude for the brave men who liberated this camp and who fought and died for an ideal. They are America's finest and they make me proud.

On behalf of my friend, Martin Small, I want to thank Jim Curry, member of the 11th who helped save his life by carrying his frail body from the barracks so that he could be counted among the living.
238) Alfred F. Gisonti 
Location:
Bound Brook, New Jersey
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Tuesday, September 5, 2006 12:34 Write a comment Send E-mail

I was a member of the 151 Armored Signal. It was a part of the 11th Armor Division. If any would like to talk about the old times please email my daughter inlaw.. and I will email you back. Thanks.
237) marvin bishop 
Location:
Aiken, SC
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Monday, September 4, 2006 21:32 Write a comment Send E-mail

Don't know how the emixup happened, but my entry should have read:

My dad was Pfc. James M. Bishop, DOW 24April45 near Tittling, Germany

Marvin Bishop
236) James V. Roberts 
Location:
Morris NY
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Monday, September 4, 2006 19:13 Write a comment Send E-mail

Anyone on here remember my father?
He was a Sgt, Edward "Red" Roberts and
commanded a tank, but I don't know which battalion. I'm hoping someone here
remembers him and can provide some info.
I do remember his unit having a little dog as a mascot that would smoke cigarettes....
Thanx.
235) Pamela Magee 
Location:
Oklahoma City
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Saturday, September 2, 2006 11:35 Write a comment Send E-mail

(235) My father was Lois W. Magee, Staff Sgt. 11th Armored Div, 42 Tank Bat Company A. He was from Oklahoma. He was in Battle of Bulge, I have some pics and info. He received 2 purple hearts but there was no record of them. He passed away in 1985. Would love to hear from anyone that may have known him. His daughter
234) Tamara (Sutton) Livingston 
Location:
Harrison, AR
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Tuesday, August 29, 2006 08:40 Write a comment Send E-mail

(234) The picture is of my father, Kenneth Sutton. He was T/Sgt in the 11th Armored, 22nd Tank BN, "D" Co. I am looking for anyone who was in that unit/company. My dad remembers only a very few names, but two he did remember are John Gamble, and Silvio Magnani (from NJ?) If anyone knows anyone from my dad's unit, please contact me. I am trying to make my dad a remembrance.
233) Warren G.MacDonald 
Location:
Jupiter, FL
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Thursday, August 17, 2006 19:12 Write a comment Send E-mail

God bless the 11th Armored Division troopers for all they have done in WW II.

My father served with the 740th Field Artillery Battalion, 12th Army Group, 3rd Army, supporting the 2nd ID and 106th ID at the St. Vith - Poteau area during the Bulge and later the 11th A D.

Anyone out there familiar with the 740t FA Bn, Battery B?

Bill Hanna Saturday, December 23, 2006 10:14
Warren, I have just come across your posting and I am also looking for info on the 740th FA. My father, William F. Hanna, Jr., was a medic with the 740th from, I believe, the time it went overseas until after VE Day. He was at the Bulge, etc. Any place I should begin to look about the 740th? Thanks.
Bill Hanna
Taunton, MA

Warren G. MacDonald Thursday, January 25, 2007 17:36
Bill:
Just read your note re your dad. I have a short roster of the Med Corps:
Capt. Luke G. Garrett Jr surgeon
S/Sgt John B. Worthmann Medic
Sgt Francis X. Cleary Medic
Pfc Lindsey R. Taylor Medic
Pvt Robert E. Coine Medic

I will add your dad to the roster.

I am researching the 740th FA and hope to develop a book. Stay in touch.

Warren

Joe McCarthy Tuesday, June 17, 2008 10:18
Warren MacDonald
Warren , I had the opportunity to read your posting and my father was a member of Battery b, 740 th/ artillery .Please get in touch with me via the e-mail. Ireland47@comcast.net
joe mccarthy

Barbara Schober Sunday, January 4, 2009 10:15
Warren, My Father, Daniel Sidor, served in Battery C of the 740th FA. He went overseas on 6/22/44 and served until 12/45. He fought at St. Vith and the Battle of the Bulge. Please let me know when your book is available. Thanks
232) JUDY SMITH 
Location:
clarksville tennessee
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Thursday, August 10, 2006 22:15 Write a comment Send E-mail

keep our troop safe
god bless and thank you for my freedom
231) Marvin Bishop 
Location:
AIken, SC
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Thursday, August 3, 2006 22:30 Write a comment Send E-mail

I had the privilege of hosting Capt. Elmore Fabrick and his wife to lunch the other day, and it was an honorable experience! Capt. Fabrick is 90 yrs young and is a prefect gentleman and his wife Mary is also a wonderful person. He gave me a copy of CO. B's history which I shall treasure. My Dad was Pfc. James M. Bishop, A21AIB, DOW 4April45, Tittling, Germany.

Best wishes to all 11th AD personnel.
230) NORMAN "DALE" MILLER 
Location:
HARTVILLE, MISSOURI
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I WAS IN THE 91ST CALVARY RECON SQUADRON WHEN I FIRST WENT TO CAMP POLK IN 1942, WHICH WAS LATER REORGANIZED TO THE 41ST CALVARY RECON SQUADRON MECHANIZED.I HELPED CONSTRUCT THE INFILTRATION COURSE AT CAMP POLK.I WAS A SGT. IN TROOP "A" FIRST PLATOON.I WAS WITH THE 41ST UNTIL JAN 14TH 1945 WHERE I WAS INJURED AT LONGSCHAMPS, BELGUIM, WHICH WAS THE BATTLE OF THE BULGE.I WAS ON THE 41ST FOOTBALL TEAM AT CAMP POLK AND CAMP BARKLEY.DISCHARGED OCT.3 1945 AT FT LEWIS WASHINGTON.MY POST WAR EMPLOYMENT WAS FOR THE US FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, US MARSHAL SERVICE.I WILL HAVE MY 83RD BIRTHDAY THIS MONTH THE 12TH OF AUGUST. I ENJOY THE NEWSLETTER AND WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM ANYONE WHO MAY KNOW ME.

David Moorhead Monday, June 29, 2009 13:50
My father (James F. Moorhead) served in the 41st Cavalry Rocon Squadron, Troop C. He was seriously injured on March 25, 1945 near Hauffalize, Belgium. It would be interesting to know if you new of my Dad. He recovered from his injuries and was discharged in May 1946. He died in 1979.
229) Robert R. Narup 
Location:
St. Louis, Mo
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Wednesday, July 26, 2006 22:26 Write a comment Send E-mail

I'm trying to trace my grandfather's service through WWII. I know he was in the Battle of the Bulge and was a bazooka man. That's all he ever told us. If anyone knew Robert P. "Bob" Narup from St. Louis please contact me.
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