Baseball in Wartime

Baseball's Greatest Sacrifice

 

Major League Players in US Army Air Force
First Name Last Name Service Theater
Robert H "Bobby" Adams USAAF USA
Richard L "Dick" Adams USAAF USA
William G "Bill" Akers USAAF PACIFIC
John E Andre USAAF PACIFIC
Herbert C "Hub" Andrews USAAF
Rinaldo J "Rugger" Ardizoia USAAF PACIFIC
William F "Bill" Atwood USAAF CBI
Leycester D "Leslie" Aulds USAAF USA
Frederic J "Fred" Baczewski USAAF
John D "Red" Barkley USAAF USA
Matthew D "Matt" Batts USAAF USA
Clarence S Beers USAAF
Louis W "Boze" Berger USAAF USA
John G "Johnny" Bero USAAF
Cornelius J "Neil" Berry USAAF
Louis N "Buddy" Blair USAAF USA
John L "Johnny" Blatnik USAAF USA
John C Bottarini USAAF
Charles J "Charlie" Bowles USAAF USA
James R "Jimmy" Brown USAAF
Hector H "Hal" Brown USAAF
Paul M Campbell USAAF ETO
Bruce D Campbell USAAF USA
Jack D Cassini USAAF USA
Marvin A "Pete" Center USAAF USA
Edward O "Ed" Chandler USAAF PACIFIC
Paul Chervinko USAAF
Emory N "Bubba" Church USAAF CBI
David L "Dave" Coble USAAF
Herbert L "Herb" Conyers USAAF
Claude E Corbitt USAAF USA
Robert A "Bob" Cremins USAAF
Frank D "Dingle" Croucher USAAF USA
Harry "The Horse" Danning USAAF USA
John H "Red" Davis USAAF
Ellis F "Cot" Deal USAAF USA
Alfred L "Chubby" Dean USAAF PACIFIC
Robert B "Bob" Dillinger USAAF PACIFIC
Joseph "Joe" DiMaggio USAAF PACIFIC
August "Augie" Donatelli USAAF ETO
Howard J "Danny" Doyle USAAF USA
Charles W "Charlie" Eckert USAAF
Elmer A Eggert USAAF
Harry Eisenstat USAAF
Joseph M "Joe" Erautt USAAF PACIFIC
Harold J "Hal" Erickson USAAF PACIFIC
Walter A "Hoot" Evers USAAF USA
Ferris "Burrhead" Fain USAAF PACIFIC
Bibb A Falk USAAF USA
Alfred "Al" Federoff USAAF
Froilan "Nanny" Fernandez USAAF PACIFIC
David M "Dave" Ferriss USAAF USA
Thomas M "Tommy" Fine USAAF
Charles W "Carl" Fischer USAAF
George W Freese USAAF
Antonio "Tony" Freitas USAAF ETO
Elmer J Gedeon USAAF ETO
John G "Johnny" Gerlach USAAF
Andrew "Andy" Gilbert USAAF
George L Gill USAAF
Stanley "Stan" Goletz USAAF
Joseph L "Joe" Gordon USAAF PACIFIC
John B "Jack" Graham USAAF
Henry B "Hank" Greenberg US Army/USAAF CBI
Kent Greenfield USAAF
Ross A Grimsley USAAF ETO
Robert J "Bob" Habenicht USAAF
Earl "Irish" Harrist USAAF
Clinton C "Clint" Hartung USAAF USA
Grady E Hatton USAAF USA
William C "Billy" Hitchcock USAAF PACIFIC
Myril O Hoag USAAF
Melvin A "Mel" Hoderlein USAAF
Robert N "Bob" Hooper USAAF
Vernard A "Vern" Hoscheit USAAF USA
George W "Willis" Hudlin USAAF
Sidney C "Sid" Hudson USAAF USA
Cecil C "Tex" Hughson USAAF PACIFIC
Oliver J "Joel" Hunt USAAF
Clarence E "Hooks" Iott USAAF USA
Sheldon L "Available" Jones USAAF CANAL ZONE
John D "Spider" Jorgenson USAAF
Walter F "Walt" Judnich USAAF PACIFIC
Alexis W "Alex" Kampouris USAAF
Chester L "Chet" Kehn USAAF PACIFIC
Arthur J "Art" Kenney USAAF ETO
Lynn P King USAAF
Louis H "Lou" Kretlow USAAF USA
Frank "Hank" Lamanna USAAF
Clayton P Lambert USAAF USA
Donald C "Don" Lang USAAF PACIFIC
Peter J "Pete" Laydon USAAF
Paul E Lehner USAAF PACIFIC
John K "Buddy" Lewis USAAF CBI
Louis "Lou" Limmer USAAF
Lyman G Linde USAAF
Royce J Lint USAAF
John J "Johnny" Lipon USAAF
Dario A Lodigiani USAAF PACIFIC
Herschel E "Hersh" Lyons USAAF
Salvador "Sal" Madrid USAAF
Malcolm F "Mal" Mallette USAAF
Raymond J "Ray" Martin USAAF ETO
Joe Marty USAAF PACIFIC
Gene W Mauch USAAF
William G "Bill" McCahan USAAF
Myron W "Mike" McCormick USAAF PACIFIC
Lambert D "Dutch" Meyer USAAF
Edward A "Ed" Mickelson USAAF USA
Richard "Dick" Midkiff USAAF USA
Colonel B "Buster" Mills USAAF PACIFIC
Fenton L Mole USAAF
Carlos W Moore USAAF
William A "Scrappy" Moore USAAF
Willard B "Bill" Morrell USAAF MEDITERRANEAN
Glen H Moulder USAAF
Richard C "Dick" Mulligan USAAF USA
Raymond L "Ray" Murray USAAF
Robert O "Bob" Neighbors USAAF USA
Louis A "Lou" Novikoff USAAF
Joseph P "Joe" Ostrowski USAAF
Richard P "Mike" Palm USAAF
Melvin L "Mel" Parnell USAAF USA
George E Pfister USAAF
Howard J "Howie" Pollett USAAF PACIFIC
Gerald E "Jerry" Priddy USAAF PACIFIC
James H "Hal" Quick USAAF
Marvin E "Marv" Rackley USAAF
Victor J A "Vic" Raschi USAAF
Lewis S "Lew" Riggs USAAF
Culley Rikard USAAF USA
Walter F "Walt" Ripley USAAF
Robin E Roberts USAAF USA
Stanley A "Stan" Rojek USAAF PACIFIC
Charles H "Red" Ruffing USAAF USA
Thomas J "Tom" Saffell USAAF
John D "Jack" Sanford USAAF
Henry A "Hank" Schmulbach USAAF
Robert D "Bob" Schultz USAAF USA
Robert E "Bert" Shepard USAAF ETO
Milburn J "Milt" Shoffner USAAF ETO
Raymond E "Ray" Shore USAAF
David O "Dave" Short USAAF
Charles A R "Charlie" Silvera USAAF PACIFIC
Enos "Country" Slaughter USAAF PACIFIC
Homer F Spragins USAAF
Charles A "Chuck" Stevens USAAF PACIFIC
Louis B "Lou" Stringer USAAF USA
Vitautis C "Vito" Tamulis USAAF USA
V T "Tommy" Tatum USAAF
Frederick R "Fred" Taylor USAAF
George R "Birdie" Tebbetts USAAF PACIFIC
Robert B "Bobby" Thomson USAAF USA
William H "Hal" Toenes USAAF
George E Turbeville USAAF USA
Cecil P "Porter" Vaughan US Army/USAAF USA
Allen F "Al" Veigel USAAF
Vincent "Vince" Ventura USAAF
James E "Jim" Walkup USAAF
Montie "Monte" Weaver USAAF ETO
Max E West USAAF USA
Burgess U "Whitey" Whitehead USAAF
Delbert Q "Del" Wilber USAAF USA
Lester W "Les" Wilson USAAF
John T "Tom" Winsett USAAF PACIFIC
Taft S "Taffy" Wright USAAF PACIFIC
Salvador A "Sal" Yvars USAAF
George Zuverink USAAF PACIFIC