1966 DECEMBER - The Aliens now have seven children. children....
The Aliens now have seven children. children. Allen : received his discharge discharge from the Navy on Dec. 18, 1946 and returned to the Sault, where he joined the staff at the Soo Locks in 1948. He is era-: ployed there as a recorder, arid is active in American Legion and veterans' affairs. " Of the eight wh» -were at Pearl Harbor; Harry Madigan, a gunner's - mate >. aboard the cruiser Indianapolis died on the last day of "the war,at Manila, where his ship blew up. Jack Reinhart, stationed -.at Hickham Field with the Air Force, died after Pearl. Harbor. Weston, who had been aboard a minelayer, died in 1946." ' • The last'time the five remaining remaining members of the Pearl Harbor Harbor survivors got together was in 1981. Since then .they .'have observed observed Dec. 7 by means of long distance phone calls. Matheson, former city editor of The Evening News, is a journalism instructor at Southern Southern Illinois University, working working on. his Ph.D. degree. John Burtt, a master sergeant with the Third Defense Marines at Pearl Harbor, lives in Washington Washington state. Herb Smith, who served aboard the submarine tender Holland, is with a truck- in? firm in Tucson, Ariz. Douglas Allen, who was a radioman first class aboard the West Virginia, lives in his hometown of Ironwood. Ironwood.

Clipped from The Evening News07 Dec 1966, WedPage 1

The Evening News (Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan)07 Dec 1966, WedPage 1

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