As part of our dedication to collecting and preserving historical artifacts, we have been collecting oral histories from our veterans. By doing this, their memories and sacrifice can and will be shared with others, "Lest we Forget".
An army combat MP, Rifleman and first scout, Mr. Jones served in Europe until being wounded in combat in Northern Germany.
A veteran of the 76th Armored Div of Patton's Army, who earned 2 Bronze Stars while serving in Europe during WWII.
Mr. McMeans was an army combat medic and half-track driver who served in Europe on D-Day, in the Battle of the Bulge, and in Germany.
Mr. McMeans received 3 Bronze Stars and a Presidential Citation award.
J. Waite Higgins
Mr. Higgins served aboard aircraft carrier USS Marcus Island during the Battle of Leyte Gulf and other famous Pacific battles.