Editors Note: This year, we will be making a special effort to remember each and every known member of the 192nd Tank Battalion. As part of that remembrance, we will list each day the members who were killed or died on that date, along with links for additional information as available. We look forward to your comments.
March 16, 1997
Pvt. Albert J. Graf (MD)
Pvt. Graf survived the Death March, the Capas Boxcars, POW camps, a hell ship voyage and slave labor in China. He died in Tuscon, Arizona on this date in 1997.
Learn more about Pvt. Graf here: http://bataanproject.com/Graf.html
March 16, 2003
Pvt. Emil O Schmidt (A)
Pvt. Schmidt survived the Death March, Capas boxcars, hell ships and slave labor building canals in Japan. He died on this date in 2003 in Tomah, Wisconsin.
Learn more about Pvt. Schmidt here: http://bataanproject.com/Schmidt_E.html
March 16, 2013
Pvt. Joseph D. Lajzer (B)
Pvt. Lajzer survived the Death March, Capas boxcars, hell ships and slave labor in Formosa. He died on this date in 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.
Read more about Pvt. Lajzer here: http://bataanproject.com/Lajzer.html