AMERICAN PRISONERS OF WAR FROM THE 509TH PIB

(This is an incomplete list, if you know of others please e-mail the webmaster at the address below)

Pfc. Vincent Curchy drew this in the diary he kept while a POW in Stalag 2B


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                                                            509*,     DENOTES –  AAD.ARCHIVES.GOV – VERIFICATION

                                                            509**,    DENOTES – LITTER CASES, PAGE 318 OF “STAND IN THE DOOR”

                                                            509***,  DENOTES – KNOWN TO BE 509ER’S

WORLD WAR II

 

ABRAM TEDDY M - Captured 25 December 1944

ALDEN CARLOS C JR - Captured September 1943

ANDREWS WILLIAM L

ARGRAVES KEITH

ASTIN RALPH N ASN: 14067569 - Captured 28 Dec 1942

BACON JESSE W

BAKER CLYDE D - Captured 25 December 1944

BAKER JULIAN L  - Captured September 1943

BLACK MAHLON J ASN: 13049014 - Captured 28 Dec 1942

BETTERS JOHN N  - Captured September 1943

BETTS JOHN L  - Captured September 1943

BILLNER WILLIAM J

BIRES STEPHEN J

BIRKNER ARCHIE G - Captured September 1943

BOETTCHER THEODORE R - Captured September 1943

BOROWIAK WALTER T

BOUDOIN ERNEST

BOURN RALPH R - Captured 1943

BOWSER SAMUEL P - Captured September 1943

BRANDOLINO ALFONSO

BRANDOLINO ANTHONY

BREWER EUGENE B - Captured September 1943

BRISTOW BRUCE H

BRITTAIN DENZEL G - Captured September 1943

BROWN GLENFORD - Captured 25 December 1944

BURNS PAUL L      - Captured 25 December 1944

BYRD ARCHIE W J

CAGLE RAY C

CALLOWAY OSCAR A

CANCELLIERI FRANK

CARTER LEVI W (possible 509er) - Captured 15 Sep 1943

CARUSO LEONARD S

CASEY JOHN W JR

CASSIDY JAMES J

CASTRO ALBERT Pvt.      39709601     509 * & **    CAL              

              Captured near Malempre, Belgium – ( The Battle of the Bulge ) 25 December 1944

              Held by Germany – Stalag 4B Muhlberg, Sachsen

              Area 77 European Theatre:Belgium

CERNAK JOSEPH W Pfc.      33118496     509 *             PENN

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – September 1943

             Held by Germany – Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf, Austria

             Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

CLENDENING HARRY J

COBB GORDON R

COBERLY HERBERT M Pvt.      33134321     509 *             WV

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – September 1943

            Held by Germany – Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia, Bavaria

            Area 98 North African Theatre:Italy

COLLIER ARTHUR R

COLLINS JAMES W

COOK RUSSELL P

COSTELLO JOHN F S/Sgt.      33098475     509 *            MD

             Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943  ??

             Held by Germany – Stalag 3B Furstenberg Brandenburg, Prussia

             Area 98 North African Theatre:Italy

COTE JOSEPH A

CRANE HARRY R Pvt.      19147823     509 *           WA

              Captured at Avellino, Italy – September 1943

              Held by Germany – Stalag 2B  Hammerstein, West Prussia

              Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

CROCKETT RAYMOND W Pfc.      15098231     509 *           IN

             Captured at Avellino, Italy – September 1943

             Held by Germany – Stalag 344 Lansdorf – Silesia

             Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

CURCHY VINCENT J T

CURTIS GEORGE E

CURTIS HOMER A

CYR ROSAIRE E

DAWKINS CLARENCE G

DECKER WARREN F


DE LURY HUGH C

DRAKE JOHN D

DUGAN JOHN E

DUNLAP WOODROW F

ELLIS DONALD B Pfc.      35168555     509 *            IN

             Captured at Anzio, Italy  Beachhead – 29 February       1944

             Held by Germany – Stalag 7A Moosburg, Bavaria  & Krumbachstrasse, Munich

             Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

ELMORE ORD E

ERICKSON RALPH

FELIPPELLI EUGENE J

FISHER JAMES R JR

FLOHR WILEY J

FREESE WALLACE H

FUESSEL ADOLPH

FULLER CHARLIE B

GAICH PETER

GATELY GEORGE Pvt.      11047859 - 11047880     509               FL (Needs more research)

             Captured at Anzio, Italy beachhead – 29 February 1944

            Held by Germany – (Camp Unknown )

            Area

GERBER FRED R

GEWARK ALEXANDER

GILL EDWARD R

GODLEWSKI EDWARD B

GRAFF HAROLD C

GRAHAM EUGENE L

GRAUMANN EUGENE L

GREEN ROBERT H Pvt.      35108666     509 *          IN

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – September 1943  

            Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre:Italy

GRIMES MICHAEL E Pvt.      11018594     509 *           MA              

             Captured at Avellino, Italy – September 1943

             Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

             Captured with LTC Doyle R. Yardley

              Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

GROVER ROBERT E      Pvt. 37674628     509 *  *        IA (Needs more research)

             Captured near Malempre, Belgium –  ( The Battle of the Bulge ) 25 December 1944

             Held by Germany – Stalag X11A IN Limburburg, Germany

             Area

GRUSZKA WALTER E

GUBACH THOMAS A

GUERRERO LOUIS C

GUETHLE HENRY G

GUNDERSON THEODORE E

HADDOCK JAMES G

HAHN GORDON R Sgt.      33077109     509 * * *      PENN          (Needs more research)  

              Captured at Avellino, Italy – September 1943

              Held by Germany – Escaped with Dr. Alden, Denzel Brittain and Philip L. Tex Wilson

              Area

HALL ROBERT E Pfc.     36450311     509 *            MI

            Captured at Anzio, Italy – 1944 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 7B Memmingen, Bavaria

            Area 98 North African Theatre:Italy

HANNON JAMES J 2Lt.      01300319     509 *          CAL

           Captured

           Held by Germany – Oflag 64 or 21B Schubin, Poland

           Area 98 North African Theatre; Italy

HARRIS HARTWELL

HILLER WILLIAM J Pfc.      33129153     509 * *          PENN              

            Captured near Malempre, Belgium – (The Battle of the Bulge ) 25 December 1944

            Held by Germany – Stalag 4B Muhlberg, Sachsen

            Area 77 European Theatre:Belgium

HOBAN JOHN E

HODGKISS ROBERT L

HOGAN HUGH G

HOLLEY EDWARD E

HOLLISTER HAROLD W

HOLM LEROY L

HOLMES FREDERICK V Pvt.      11041760     509 *           MA

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – September 1943

             Held by Germany -  Stalag  9C Bad Sulza Saxe - Weimar

            Area 98 European Theatre:Italy

HOWARD CLARENCE A Pvt.      19082800     509 *          Cal

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

            Area 90 North African Theatre:( unknown )

HUMPHREY EDWARD C

HUNTER BAKER S/Sgt.     34089454     509*            GA

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – September 1943

            Held by Germany – Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf, Austria

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

HURST RAY E

JAREO FRANCIS E

JOHNSON DIXIE C Pfc.      34054963     509 *           FL                             

            Captured at Anzio, Italy Beachhead – 29 February 1944

            Held by Germany – Stalag 7 A Moosburg Bavaris & Krumbachstrasse, Munich

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

JORDAN EUGENE C Pfc. 37526502     509 * *        KS

            Captured near Malempre, Bulgium  - ( The Battle of the Bulge ) 25 December 1944

            Held by Germany – ( Camp – unknown )

            Area

KEANE FRANCIS L

KEITH LUTHER M

KIRK CHARLES R (Possible 509er) - Captured 15 Sep 1943

KOPAS MICHAEL

KOSWASKI BENJAMIN J

LACY WILLIAM M

LAMEY JOE H

LARRIBAS RAY

LAUER LEROY L

LAVERNWAY LAWRENCE

LE CARPENTIER E R

LEE WESLEY JR Sgt.      37139895     509*           MO

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 3B Furstenberg Brandenburg, Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

LILJA RICHARD H

LOGAN JOSEPH D

LONGWELL DARL F

LORD GEORGE (Possible 509er) - Captured 15 Sep 1943

LUCZYK JESSE J

MAC DONALD WILBUR S

MAGLOSKY MICHAEL

MANENTE CARMINE J

MANGIALOMINI JOSEPH C Pvt.      32642224     509 * & **  NY             

             Captured near Malempre, Belgium – (The Battle of the Bulge ) 25 December 1944

             Held by Germany – (Camp Unknown )

            Area 77 European Theatre: Belgium

MARIOTT JACK B

MARKUNAS CONSTANTINE

MARNECHECK GEORGE F

MARSH FELIX B Pfc.      34131349     509 * & ** MISS  

            Captured near Malempre, Belgium – ( The Battle of the Bulge ) 25 December 1944

            Held by Germany – Stalag 4B Muhlberg Sachsen

            Area 77 European Theatre: Belgium

MARTIN EMERY M

MARTIN JOHN R 1Lt.      07399024     509 *           TX

           Captured

           Held by Germany – Oflag 64 or 21B Schubin, Poland

           Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

MARTIN JOHN T Cpl.      34087918     509 *           GA

            Captured

            Held by Germany – Stalag Luft 3 Sagan – Silesia, Bavaria

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

MARTIN WARREN F

MC CALL VIRGIL W

MEEKS HOWARD L Pvt.      39017821     509 *           CAL

           Captured AT Avellino. Italy – 1943 

           Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

           Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

MICHAL GEORGE W Pvt.      35028954     509 *            OH

           Captured

           Held by Germany – Stalag Luft 3 Sagan – Silesia, Bavaria

           Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

MILLER HENRY D

MORRIS OTIS F

MULDOON JOSEPH W

MULLANEY THOMAS J JR

MURRAY HARRY E

MURREN HAROLD H

NELSON ERNEST E Pfc.      34142154     509 *           TENN

           Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

           Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

           Area 98 North African Theatre:Italy

NEUDER LESTER

NIEWIENGLOWSKI ROMAN L Pvt. 36162477     509* & **    MI  

            Captured near Malempre, Belgium – ( The Battle of the Bulge ) 25 December 1944

            Held by Germany –  ( Camp – Code No. 08 Undefined Code )

            Area 77 European Theatre; Belgium

NOLAN WILLIAM J

NOWAKOWSKI STEVEN

NUGENT WILLIAM C Pvt.      15075181     509 *         OH

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

             Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

             Area 98 North African Theate: Italy

NUNNALLY BOYCE Jr 1Lt. 0-507421     509 *  * *  LA      

            Captured in Isola, France – September 1944

             Held by Germany – Oflag 64  Schubin – (Moved to Usedom) Poland, Altburgund

             Area 90 North African Theatre:: --  (unkown)

OBRIEN JOSEPH J

PATTON JOHN R

PAUL PATRICK E Pfc.      16128480     509 *       ILL

             Captured

             Held by Germany – Stalag 7A Moosburg, Bavaria

             Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

PETERSON ROSS E Pvt.      33514300     509 *        (UNKN)

            Captured

            Held by Germany – Stalag Luft 3 Sagan-Silesia, Bavaria

            Area 77 European Theatre: Belgium

PETRISKO GEORGE

PLUMB WALTER W ASN: 20603622 - Captured 28 Dec 1942

POGUE JACK 1Lt. 0-885620     509 * * *  NM   

            Captured at Avellino. Italy – September 1943

            Held by Germany – Stalag Luft 1 Barth-Vogelsang, Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

POLIUTO ANGELO P

PORTER GARNET G

POWERS MICHAEL J

PRESLEY GREEN B Pvt.      15089923     509 *       KY

            Captured at Avellino. Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 2A Neubranenburg Mecklenberg

            Area 98 North African Theatre:Italy

RAMSEY WALTER C ASN: 13048805 - Captured 28 Dec 1942

RATTI SILVIO M

REEVES WAYNE D

ROBINSON CLAUDE E

ROBINSON DAVID C

ROBINSON DOUGLAS T Sgt.      33084023     509 *       PENN

            Captured at Avellino, Italy:  -  September 1943

             Held by Germany – Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf, Austria

             Area 98 North African Theatre:Italy

ROGERS JAMES L

RONALD CHARLES W Pvt.      35272597     509 *        OH

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 September 1943

            Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre:Italy

ROSTOCIL GILMORE A Pvt.     35049860     509 *         OH

           Captured near Malempre, Belgium  -  ( Battle of the Bulge )  1944

           Held by Germany – Stalag 12A to 9B Limburg, Prussia

           Area 77 European Theatre: Belgium

SABAT ALBERT A T-5      36161580     509 *        MI

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 3B Furstenberg Brandenburg, Prussia

            Area 72 European Theatre: Germany

SAVELL MARSHALL R

SCARBROUGH CLYDE W Cpl.      6921824     509 *        AL

            Captured at Avellino, Italy  -  September 1943

            Held by Germany – Stalag 17B Braunau Gneikendorf, Austria

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

SCHULASKI HARRY (Possible 509er) - Captured 15 Sep 1943

SEAY HAROLD Pfc.      38013161     509 *        NM

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

SERRANO MANUEL Sgt.                    509  PR

            Captured at El Djem, Tunisia - 1942

            Held by Italy - No. 59 Servigliano, Italy

            Area 98 North African Theater: Italy

            Escaped 9 months later and fought with Partisans in Italy

SHELDON FRED (Possible 509er) - Captured 15 Sep 1943

SHEVELAND ROBERT L T-5      36226691     509 *        WI

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 3B Furstenberg Brandenburg, Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

SIAS FRANK W Pvt.      12067642     509 *        NY

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

SILHAN JOHN

SIMMONS EZRA W

SIVAK ERNEST A

SMITH CHARLES A Pfc.      33075780     509*          PA

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

SMITH EDGAR L

SMITH JOHN F Pfc.      20314281     509 *         PENN

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

SMITH JOSEPH H JR

SOUSA VINCENT J

STANUIKYNAS CASIMIR A

STOKES ALKCUS

SZALAMACHA GEORGE J

SZALKOWSKI PETER P

THEAUX JACQUES E

THOMPSON FRANCIS

THOMPSON KALMER G

THOMPSON ROBERT D ASN: 12054761 - Captured 28 Dec 1942 (KIA as POW)

TIPPINS WILLIAM A

TOMPKINS EMORY W

TROCINO FRANK R

ULRICH RUSSEL D ASN: 13067380 - Captured 28 Dec 1942

VAIL DAVID R Pfc.       34145373     509 *        TENN

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

VANDENBERG WILLIAM Pfc.      36159887     509 *        MI

            Captured at Avellino, Italy – 1943 

            Held by Germany – Stalag 2B Hammerstein, West Prussia

            Area 98 North African Theatre: Italy

VUCKO JOHN S

WALSTON JAMES V JR ASN: 14060322 - Captured 28 Dec 1942

WEER OTTO D

WEGNER EDWIN G

WESTPHAL CLARENCE F

WHITLOCK CLARENCE G 19059787     509 *        WA   

             Captured at Anzio Beachhead, Italy – 29 February 1944

             Held by Germany – Dulag Luft Grosstychow Dulag 12

             Escape captivity march 1945

             Area 98 North  African Theatre: Italy

WILSON PHILLIP L - Captured 15 Sep 1943

WONG SAM Y

YARDLEY DOYLE R     Lt. Col. 0-356190     509 *          TX     

             Captured at Avellino, Italy – September 1943

             Held by Germany – Stalag Luft 1 Barth – Vogelsang, Prussia

             Area  72 European Theatre:Germany

 

DESERT STORM

DUNLAP TROY SGT

 

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