Re: 36th Armored Infantry Regiment, Company "H" , WWII
Greetings, Bill Elwood !
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You are thinking of the 36th Infantry Division, which was aTexas National Guard unit.
The 36th Armored Infantry Regiment was activated in KY, and in 1943 redesignated 36th Tank Battalion, as a componant of 8th Armored Division.
36th ID fought in these campaigns:
Naples-Foggia, Anzio, Rome-Arno, Southern France, Ardennes-Alsace and Central Europe campaigns.
8th A/D fought in the Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace and
Central Europe campaigns.
36th ID was at Kufstein, Austria at war's end, 15 Aug 45.
8th A/D was at Gottingen, Germany, at war's end, 15 Aug 45.
Louie F. Turner.