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South Dakota WW2 NMCG Casualty List – V Surnames

VANDERHAMM, Kenneth, Seaman 1c, USNR. Father, Mr. Henry Vanderhamm, Spencer. VASKNETZ, Emil, Pvt., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Lena Vasknetz, Box 346, Wolsey. VIETMEIER, Milton Lester, Seaman 2c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Marie Hannah Vietmeier, Britton. VOGEL, Norman Raymond David, Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gotthilf Vogel, Box 65, Tripp.

South Dakota WW2 NMCG Casualty List – W Surnames

WALKER, Jack Dewayne, Boatswain’s Mate 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Marion Walker, Sisseton. WALKINGTON, Keith Leroy, Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. George William Walkington. DeSmet. WALLUM, Elmer George, Seaman 1c, USNR. Father, Mr. Gilbert Wallum, Carthage. WEHNER, William George, Machinist’s Mate 3c, USNR. Father, Mr. John F. Wehner, 917 E. 5th …

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South Dakota WW2 NMCG Casualty List – H Surnames

HAIRE, Robert J., 2d Lieutenant, USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Haire, Sr., Putney. HALL, Meredith Carrol, Seaman 1c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Anna Hall, Artesian. HALSE, Rosswell Rolando, Cpl., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Roland Halse, 904 4th St., Rapid City. HALVERSON, Elmer Charles, Seaman 1c, USN. Father, Mr. Ebert H. Halverson, McIntosh. HANSON, …

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South Dakota WW2 NMCG Casualty List – I-J Surnames

I Surnames INSLEY, Vere C., Pfc., USMCR. Wife, Mrs. Vere C. Insley, Putney. J Surnames JARDING, George William, Fireman 3c, USN. Father, Mr. Carl Bernard Jarding, Emery. JENKS, Robert D., Pvt., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Margaret M. Jenks, 179 5th St., S. E. Huron. JENSEN, Roger Edward, Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hary Jensen, …

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South Dakota WW2 NMCG Casualty List – R Surnames

RANO, James Daryl, Watertender 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. James M. Rano, 612 Franklin St., Rapid City. RAUSCHER, Fred, Seaman 1c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Marie Joan Rauscher, Box 312, Tripp. RAYNES, James W., Jr., 1st Lieutenant, USMCR. Wife, Mrs. James W. Raynes, Jr., 626 E. 6th Ave., Redfield. REED, Wilmer Lavern, Seaman 1c, USN. …

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South Dakota WW2 NMCG Casualty List – S Surnames

SALZMANN, Julius A., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Salzmann, Iona. (Wife, Island Bay, Wellington, N. Z.) SANDERS, Eugene Paul, Seaman 1c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Emil John Sanders, 802 S. Congress St., Aberdeen. SANDERS, James Donald, Quartermaster 3c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Artie Sanders, Lake Hiway, Rapid City. SCHAUER, Harold …

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South Dakota WW2 NMCG Casualty List – T Surnames

TAYLOR, James Wilson, Aviation Machinist’s Mate 3c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Mary Taylor, 610 1st St., E. Mobridge. TEIGEN, Robert Riedesel, Lieutenant (jg), USNR. Mother, Mrs. Lulu R. Teigen, 121 S. Prairie Ave., Sioux Falls. TELLINGHUISEN, Gerald Alvin, Cpl., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. John D. Tellinghuisen, Box 123, Lennox. THOMPSON, Elza Laymond, Motor Machinist’s …

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South Dakota WW2 NMCG Casualty List – E-F Surnames

E Surnames EGGER, Roland LeRoy, Aviation Radioman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Sylvester Egger, Orient. EKBERG, Alvin Lendall, Ensign, USNR. Father, Mr. Nels S. Ekberg, 617 S. Walts Ave., Sioux Falls. F Surnames FAST HORSE, Vincent, Seaman 2c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Edith Fast Horse, Kyle. FEIOCK, Theodore Gustav, Torpedoman’s Mate 3c, USNR. Father, …

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South Dakota WW2 NMCG Casualty List – G Surnames

GARDNER, Donald Wayne, Aviation Radioman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ellis Glen Gardner, 838 10th St., Huron. GARDNER, Richard Robert, Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Gardner, 635 N. Menlo Ave., Sioux Falls. GARRY, Clifford Michael, Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond James Garry, Bridgewater. GATES, Freeman Edwin, Torpedoman’s Mate …

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South Dakota WW2 NMCG Casualty List – P Surnames

PACK, Willi Dee, Chief Machinist’s Mate, USN. Wife, Mrs. Isabell Armstrong Pack, Smithwick. PALSMA, Allen Wilbur, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Palsma, Rt. 2, Springfield. PEARSON, Donald LeRoy, Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walfred E. Pearson, 846 Main St., Deadwood. PEDERSEN, Peder Martin, Chief Carpenter’s Mate, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Bertha Ella …

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South Dakota WW2 NMCG Prisoners of War

BINGHAM, John Coleman, Jr., Sgt., USMC. Sister, Mrs. Irene Henwood, Belle Fourche. BROWN, Robert MacLean, Storekeeper 3c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Paul L. Brown, Doland. CHRISTENSEN, Ernest Lawrence, Pharmacist’s Mate 3c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Christensen, White. FULTON, Jess Edward, Gunnery Sgt., USMC. Mother, Mrs. Mary J. Fulton, Gen. Del., Iroquois. LEWIS, …

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Biography of John Leo Tierney, M.D.

Dr. John Leo Tierney, a St. Louis physician who specializes in internal medicine and diagnosis, was born in Lead, South Dakota, November 22, 1890, a son of William George and Mary (Yuren) Tierney. The family comes of Irish ancestry, although many generations ago representatives of the name removed to England, where one of the ancestors …

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Slave Narrative of Alice Battle

Interviewer: Elizabeth Watson Person Interviewed: Alice Battle Date of Interview: 1936 Location: Hawkinsville, Georgia During the 1840’s, Emanuel Caldwell—born in North Carolina, and Neal Anne Caldwell—born in South Carolina, were brought to Macon by “speculators” and sold to Mr. Ed Marshal of Bibb County. Some time thereafter, this couple married on Mr. Marshal’s plantation, and …

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Omaha Indians

Omaha Indians. Meaning “those going against the wind or current”; sometimes shortened to Maha. Also called: Ho’-măn’-hăn, Winnebago name. Hu-úmiûi, Cheyenne Dame. Onǐ’hä°, Cheyenne name, meaning “drum beaters” (?). Pŭk-tǐs, Pawnee name. U’-aha, Pawnee name. Connections. The Omaha belonged to that section of the Siouan linguistic stock which included also the Ponca, Kansa, Osage, and …

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