The researcher/student is advised to read the other documents posted in this web site about the Suicide Battalion to get the proper context on this roster. Hundreds of guerrilla outfits submitted applications for recognition, many legitimate but just as many bogus and trying to avail of the financial benefits that came along with official recognition.
That said, there were also guerrilla outfits who failed to obtain official recognition not because they were bogus but for mundane reasons like failing to provide the necessary documents or failing to meet the deadline set.
1 “Suicide Bn., 3rd Inf Regt, FAG,” File No. 134, online at the United States National Archives.