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BACK IN TIME: Mitchell man overseas

June 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Pictured are some of the enlisted men in the ground crew in front of two of the DH-4 planes in the 50th Aero Squadron in World War 1. The picture was taken at the Clermont-en-Argonne Airdrome in France in 1918. Nelson Logan (1896-1977), who built Mit…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

BACK IN TIME: Mitchell man overseas

June 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Pictured are some of the enlisted men in the ground crew in front of two of the DH-4 planes in the 50th Aero Squadron in World War 1. The picture was taken at the Clermont-en-Argonne Airdrome in France in 1918. Nelson Logan (1896-1977), who built Mit…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

WWI letters seek home in Audubon

January 14, 2013 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

About eight to 10 years ago, after cleaning out a repossessed vehicle his dad was working on, Drake Grubb found some historical letters he now wants to return to their rightful owners. Continue Reading

110-year-old Pa. widow gets big benefits boost because of husband’s WWI service

August 14, 2012 in West Central Tribune

A 110-year-old Pennsylvania widow is getting a benefits boost because of her husband’s World War I service. Continue Reading

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Mourners Pay Respects to Last WWI Veteran

March 13, 2011 in WDAZ

Wearing a black POW-MIA beret and a vest emblazoned with “Vietnam Veteran,” Charles D. White stood and saluted the flag-draped casket holding the body of Frank Buckles, the last American veteran of World War I. Continue Reading

Can you identify these men?

July 30, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

This photo was taken of World War I veterans of the Runestone Barracks. Continue Reading