509th Parachute Infantry Battalion

Rank / Name
Commanding OfficerLt. Col. William P. Yarborough
Capt./Maj. Edmund J. Tomasik1
Assistant Battalion CommanderMajor John N. Apperson2
Capt. Edmund J. Tomasik
Capt. Charles W. "Chuck" Howland
Demolition Platoon1st Lt. Hugh P. Shaw
Machine Gun Platoon Leader1st Lt. Harry S. Lieber
Mortar Platoon Leader1st Lt. Arthur W. Oldham?
Communication Officer1st Lt. Solomon Weber?
HQ CompanyCapt. Edmund J. Tomasik
A CompanyCapt. Ernest T. "Bud" Siegel3
1st Lt. Kenneth R. Shaker
B CompanyCapt. Ralph R. "Bing" Miller Jr.4
1st Lt. Leslie D. Winship
C CompanyCapt. Jessie H. "Smiley" Walls
S-11st Lt. Morton N. Katz
S-2Capt. Charles W. "Chuck" Howland
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S-41st Lt. Anthony J. Gorshe
Battalion SurgeonCapt. Roy E. Baze5
Capt. Alfred J. Kelly