Friday, April 24, 2015

April 24, 1944: U.S. Landing at Hollandia Isolates 60,000 Japanese


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The Johnstown Tribune - April 24, 1944
Obits:
Mrs. Frank Lohr
William Sipe
Nicholas Seymour
Betty Shaffer
Marcellus Smith
Mary Kathleen Pilot
William Ward
Isaac Hagins
Lawrence Synder
Mrs. Tillie Herlinger
Mrs. Mary Herrington
Harry Short
Wayne Carson
Robert Allen
William Ream
Dr. Emerson Bushnell
Mrs. Ada Clark
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Local Names:
John Malee
Ringler - Hillegass
Mrs. Mary Hamilton
James Miller Jr.
McEldowney - Muller

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

April 21, 1944: U.S. Marauders, Havocs Hammer Invasion Coast


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The Johnstown Tribune - April 21, 1944
Local Names:
Lt. William Schenkemeyer
Lloyd Evans
Oleynik - Rachko

Monday, April 20, 2015

April 20, 1944: British Strike First Blow Against Dutch East Indies


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The Johnstown Tribune - April 20, 1944
Birth Notes:
Mr. & Mrs. Paul Martyak - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. John Hyland - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. George Billetdeaux - son
Mr. & Mrs. Eugene Jacoby - son
Mr. & Mrs. John Huss - son
 Mr. & Mrs. Harrison Coleman - daughter

Sunday, April 19, 2015

April 19, 1944: 5,000 Allied Warplanes Blast Road Toward D-Day


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The Johnstown Tribune - April 19, 1944
Wedding Bells:
Potter - Adams
Headerick - Leader
Yurchik - Ryan
Wheeler - Bowman
Rhoads - Cowan
Byers - Roseman
Wagoner - Ott
Coley - Walker
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Local Names:
Mrs. Charles Deckert
Harold Shepley
Mrs. Naomi Hamilton
Maj. Cadwalader Reese
Mrs. Ruth Lape

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Friday, April 17, 2015

April 17, 1944: Fall of Sevastopol, Black Sea Base, Now Imminent


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The Johnstown Tribune - April 17, 1944
Birth Notes:
Mr. & Mrs. Albert Cannonie - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. Edward Boroski - son
Mr. & Mrs. Orville Gillin - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. Earl Shaulis - daughter
Pvt. & Mrs. Chester Thomas - son
Seaman & Mrs. John Sipko - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. William Richardson - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. Victory Dremely - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. Noah Helsel - daughter
Pvt. & Mrs. Franklin Fisher - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. Nick Fratrich - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. Clarence Connor - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Ieni - son
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Price - son
Mr. & Mrs. Arthur McHugh - son
Mr. & Mrs. Leonard Washington - twins - son and daughter
Mr. & Mrs. John Cauffiel - son
Mr. & Mrs. George Havrilesky - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. John Coleman - son
Mr. & Mrs. Melvin Horner - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. Ernest Phillips - son