[Allow the anthem to finish, please. It is not about flag waving and military power; it's about tribute to these young me from so long ago -- so many no longer with us.]


Names Grouped by Company

Straight Alphabetical List


The unheralded “handful(s) of American soldiers” were led by these commanders and staff of the 51ECB, themselves mostly college-age young men become leaders with life and death responsibilities. This photo was taken in Germany, April 1945.  Major Yates is absent, having been reassigned just prior to the photo being taken.   (Unbroken Line - page 75)

 On Roster lists, the last known residence is recorded, showing city and state.  For more detail, contact the Editor of Unbroken Line (

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