Seward County NEGenWeb Project
134th Nebraska National Guard in WWII
(Men of the Seward Area)
" The 134th was mobilized for World War II Dec. 23, 1940. As part of the 35th Infantry Division it saw fierce action in Europe, fighting its way from the Normandy coast across France and well into Germany by V-E Day.
The Regiment participated in the battles at St. Lo, Mortain and Nancy, France, and at the Battle of the Bulge and the Ruhr Pocket."
- - - - from the Hasting Tribune Headlines web page.Seward's Company M was a part of this Regiment. The following list is men of the 134th from the Seward area. Arthur A. Aaron Utica Richard Alley Seward Ewald L. Boldebuck Garland William G. Baumback Pleasant Dale Milton F. Baker Utica Milton J. Baack Staplehurst Bryon W. Bertram Staplehurst Ralph E. Boyd Utica Roy W. Christian Seward Victor A. Chmelka Bee Robert L. Campbell Seward Gerald E. Coffey Seward Junior O Curtis Seward Floyd L. Clark Seward Harry H. Cudo Seward Gordon T. Compton Ulysses Rafiel L. Duffek Bee Ernest A. Davis Seward Kenneth E. Duer Seward William D. Danahy Seward Leonard E. Ernst Milford Raymond S. Eskridge Tamora Herschel H. Ehlers Seward Lyle E. Ernst Milford Richard J. Fisher Ulysses Barnett Franks Utica Laurence L. Fleek Seward Edgar P. Firnhaber Seward Thompson M. Foster Seward Lawrence Gassman Goehner Marshall G. Gary Beaver Crossing John W. Hrnicek Bee Richard N. Hall Seward Earl W. Hoffman Bee Robert W. Herrold Seward Jerome L. Hoffman Bee Durwood D. Hodgken Seward Leo B. Hafer Seward Roderic J. Jones Seward Roy B. Jansen Utica Elmer S. Knhout Beaver Crossing Glen E. Kennel Beaver Crossing Clyde L. Luther Seward Wyly O. Long Beaver Crossing Leroy H. Luth Utica Donald Luethje Goehner Otto W. Meyers Seward Oscar H. Mumm Staplehurst Arthur D. Miers Seward David E. Ost Seward Julius R. Plisek Bee Louis H. Pflughaupt Seward Edward E. Reichalt Milford Benjamin A. Ransom Ulysses William W. Stemper Milford Lester P. Schick Seward Lewis W. Schnittker Seward Edgar R. Stilwell Tamora John F. Stemper Milford James R. Smith Seward Edmund J. Sedlak Seward Edwin A. Schultz Seward Leo J. Timoney Ulysses Anton W. Truksa Staplehurst Edward V. Vavra Bee Donald B. Wait Seward Alvin R. Wullenwaber Seward James P. Walsh Ulysses Earl A. Wittmus Milford Ralph M. Wood Seward Frank R. Walla Bee Lloyd R. Welch Utica Julius H. Wall Seward Raymond J. Wiese Beaver Crossing Albin I. Zima Utica Edgar P. Zimhaber Seward
page transcribed by Jeanne Walsh