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D-Day - Order of battle

Commanding Officer: Lt. Colonel Max F. Schneider  [view folder] Max F. Schneider Richard P. Sullivan John C. Raen, Jr Charles H. Parker, Jr George P. Whittington, Jr Francis W. Dawson
Executive Officer: Major Richard P. Sullivan  [view folder]
S-1 : Captain Edmund J. Butler  [view folder]
S-2: Captain William P. Byrne, Jr  [view folder]
S-3: Captain Hugo W. Heelfffinger  [view folder]
S-4: Captain William F. Murray  [view folder]
Surgeon: Captain Thomas G. Petrick  [view folder]
Chaplain: 1st Lieutenant Joseph Lacy  [view folder]
Sergeant Major: Master Sergeant Minor C. Dean  [view folder]
 
  Headquarters Company: Captain John C. Raaen, Jr  [view folder]
    Executive Officer: 1st Lieutenant Howard E. Van Riper  [view folder]
    Communication Officer: 1st Lieutenant Louis J. Gombosi  [view folder]
    Operation Officer (Asst): 1st Lieutenant Stanley L. Askin  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 2nd Lieutenant Quentin L. Knollenberg  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Richard J. Nee  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Jack A. Snyder  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Russell Woodhill  [view folder]
  Company A: 1st Lieutenant Charles H. Parker, Jr  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Aloysius Wybroski  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Stanley D. Zlesky  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Morris E. Mooberry  [view folder]
  Company B: Captain George P. Whittington, Jr  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Bernard M. Pepper  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 2nd Lieutenant Matthew Gregory  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Avery J. Thornhill  [view folder]
  Company C: Captain Wilmer K. Wise  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 2nd Lieutenant John J. Reville  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 2nd Lieutenant Jay H. Mehaffey  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Thomas T. Sloboda  [view folder]
  Company D: Captain George R. Miller  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Francis W. Dawson  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 2nd Lieutenant Philip V. Thomas  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Raymond M. Herlihy  [view folder]
  Company E: Captain Edward S. Luther  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Rayford E. Dendy  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Dee C. Anderson  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Sandy Martin, Jr  [view folder]
  Company F: Captain William M. Runge  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant Frank E. Zidjuna  [view folder]
    Platoon Leader: 1st Lieutenant William J. Mulligan  [view folder]
    First Sergeant: 1st Sergeant Howard A. Mc Donald  [view folder]