In Memoriam

Bowman, Chester, October 16, 2022, Bridgewater, Virginia. S.S. Humanitas to Italy, October 14, 1948. Heifer Project shipment.

Brightbill, Richard Ray, September 3, 2022, Weston, West Virginia. S.S. Gainesville Victory to Poland, June 4, 1946.

Farringer, L. Dwight, November 7, 2022, North Manchester, Indiana. S.S. Lindenwood Victory to Yugoslavia (docking in Trieste, Italy), August 16, 1946.

Herr, William McDaniel, December 10, 2022, Carbondale, Illinois. S.S. Rafael R. Rivera to Poland, August 26, 1946.

Holdeman, Paul Howard, November 3, 2022, Loveland, Colorado. S.S. Rockland Victory to Poland, November 21, 1945.

Rudy, Carl James, October 4, 2022, Manheim, Pennsylvania. S.S. Attleboro Victory to Greece, December 5, 1946.

Schmidt, Esley Earl, November 30, 2022, Walton, Kansas. S.S. Woodstock Victory to Greece, January 8, 1947.

Warner, Ralph Myers, August 15, 2022, Broadway, Virginia. To Germany, December 7, 1956, ship unknown. Heifer Project shipment.

Weaver, Wayne Adam, December 23, 2022, Elkhart, Indiana. S.S. F. J. Luckenbach to Greece, June 24, 1945 (UNRRA’s first livestock shipment after WWII).

Rest in peace, dear seagoing friends.

 

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