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POINTE DU HOC - 2nd Ranger Battalion

D-Day - Order of battle

Commanding Officer: Lt. Colonel James E. Rudder  [view folder] James E. Rudder Walter E. Block James W. Eikner Robert T. Edlin Ralph E. Goranson Sidney A. Salomon
Executive Officer: Major George S. Williams  [view folder]
S-1 : 1st Lieutenant Frank L. Kennard  [view folder]
S-2: Captain Harvey J. Cook  [view folder]
S-3: Captain Frank H. Coder  [view folder]
S-4: Captain James A. Malaney  [view folder]
Surgeon: Captain Walter E. Block  [view folder]
Sergeant Major: Master Sergeant Robert N. Lemin  [view folder]
  Headquarters Company: Captain James W. Eikner  [view folder]
    Executive Officer: Captain Frederick G. Wilkin  [view folder]
    Communication Officer: 1st Lieutenant James W. Eikner
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Conway E. Epperson  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant William G. Heaney  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant James McCullers  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Elmer H. Vermeer  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant John Erdely  [view folder]
  Company A: Captain Joseph A. Rafferty (KIA 6 June 44)  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Robert T. Edlin  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Stanley E. White  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Edward L. Sowa (KIA 6 June 44)  [view folder]
  Company B: Captain Edgar L. Arnold  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Robert M. Brice (KIA 6 June 44)  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Robert C. Fitzsimmons  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Manning L. Rubenstein  [view folder]
  Company C: Captain Ralph E. Goranson  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant William D. Moody  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Sidney A. Salomon  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Henry S. Golas  [view folder]
  Company D: Captain Harold K. Slater  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Morton L. McBride  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 2nd Lieutenant George F. Kerchner  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Leonard G. Lomell  [view folder]
  Company E: Captain Richard P. Merrill  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Theodore E. Lapres  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Joseph E. Leagans  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Robert W. Lang  [view folder]
  Company F: Captain Otto Masny  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Jacob J. Hill  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Robert C. Arman  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Charles E. Frederick  [view folder]