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Php Table Formatting with mysql results

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I'm looking for a little advice concerning a table I'm trying to build.  

For each one of our warehouses that I pull from a database, I need to create a table cell for the month.  Inside the table cell, I need to check to see if a specific document exists, and if not, give the ability to upload a document.

The trouble I'm having seems to be with the filename.

I've ran my query, created a row for each warehouse, but in the next cell, I'm not sure how to get it to change months as the row progress.

If at all possible, I'm trying to avoid having to create a new table to hold the document links and information.  I'd rather do this purely using PHP with the exception of pulling the warehouse locations.

My code is below and an image of what I'm trying to achieve is attached.

$sql = "SELECT branch, branchname FROM dw_location WHERE hidden = '0' and branch <> '90'";
$res = mysql_query($sql) or die(mysql_error());

while ($row = mysql_fetch_assoc($res))
      $branch = $row['branch'];
      $branchname = $row['branchname'];
      $janauditfn = $branch.'-01'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $febauditfn = $branch.'-02'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $marauditfn = $branch.'-03'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $aprauditfn = $branch.'-04'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $mayauditfn = $branch.'-05'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $junauditfn = $branch.'-06'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $julauditfn = $branch.'-07'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $augauditfn = $branch.'-08'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $sepauditfn = $branch.'-09'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $octauditfn = $branch.'-10'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $novauditfn = $branch.'-11'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $decauditfn = $branch.'-12'.$year.'-Audit.pdf';
      $janforkliftfn = $branch.'-01-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $febforkliftfn = $branch.'-02-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $marforkliftfn = $branch.'-03-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $aprforkliftfn = $branch.'-04-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $mayforkliftfn = $branch.'-05-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $junforkliftfn = $branch.'-06-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $julforkliftfn = $branch.'-07-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $augforkliftfn = $branch.'-08-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $sepforkliftfn = $branch.'-09-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $octforkliftfn = $branch.'-10-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $novforkliftfn = $branch.'-11-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      $decforkliftfn = $branch.'-12-'.$year.'forklift.pdf';
      echo '<tr>
                  <td ' . $row_color . '>' . $branchname . '</td>
                  <td ' . $row_color . '><span class="nonboldblacklinks">';  if (file_exists($janauditfn)) { echo '<a href="../../docs/audits/'.$auditfn.'" target="iframe">View Audit</span></a>'; } else { echo 'Upload an Audit'; } echo '</td>
      echo '</table>';
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