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Of Special Note…

Of Special Note… Interesting facts about the men of the 192nd, as well as their families.   Robert Brooks, D Company, an African-American, was the first tanker killed in WWII at Clark Field. Brooks Field at Fort Knox, Kentucky is named in his honor. Henry Deckert, B Company, was the first tanker KIA in tank to tank...

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Pvt. Charles C. Harmon (1916 – 2016)

A recent search has revealed that in the late spring of 2016 we lost one of the two survivors from Co. C of the 192nd Tank Battalion. Charles C. Harmon, passed away on May 30, 2016. He was 99 years old and less than 3 months from his 100th birthday. We join his family and friends in mourning his loss. We salute his service and...

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Bataan Day Event Details – 9/11/16

Here are the 2016 Maywood Bataan Day event details. Linked below are the press release, Program Booklet and Programme Insert. If you have questions, please call VP Edwin Walker at 708-345-7077. MBDO Press Release 2016 MBDO Event Booklet 2016 MBDO PROGRAMME INSERT...

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2016 Keynote – Brig Gen Tate Nadeau

In 2015, Brigadier General Alicia A. Tate-Nadeau received her promotion from Colonel to Brigadier General, adding to an impressive resume and thereby becoming the first female in the Illinois National Guard to earn the rank. Brigadier General Tate-Nadeau currently serves as the Assistant Adjutant General/Director of the Joint...

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