551st Parachute Infantry Battalion

Rank / Name
Commanding OfficerLt. Col. Wood G. Joerg
Assistant Battalion CommanderMaj. William "Bill" Holm
Demolition Platoon2nd Lt. Phil Hand (?)
Machine Gun Platoon Leader1st Lt. Glen Slucter
Mortar Platoon Leader1st Lt. Robert E. Buscher
Communication Officer1st Lt. Andrew "Andy" Titko
HQ Company1st Lt. Donald A. Booth (?)
A CompanyCapt. Marshall Dalton
B CompanyCapt. James Evans
C CompanyCapt. Tims Quinn
S-1Capt. Hugh Robinson
S-2Capt. Edward W. Hartman
S-3Maj. Charles R. "Pappy" Hermann
S-42nd Lt. Elstown Law
Battalion SurgeonCapt. John Y. Battenfield