It’s time on this Fifth Friday to remember the seagoing cowboys who have recently passed from this life.
Bradshaw, Melvin Joel, Sr., March 19, 2021, Lynchburg, Virginia. S. S. Carroll Victory to Poland, May 28, 1946.
Brant, John S., Jr., January 22, 2021, Dallastown, Pennsylvania. S. S. Gainesville Victory to Czechoslovakia (docking in Bremen, Germany), February 15, 1946.
Guyer, Paul, December 10, 2020, Altoona, Pennsylvania. S. S. Plymouth Victory to Poland, March 28, 1946; S. S. Lindenwood Victory to Yugoslavia (docking in Trieste, Italy), June 19, 1946; S. S. Lindenwood Victory to Yugoslavia (docking in Trieste, Italy), August 16, 1946; S. S. Santiago Iglesias to Poland, November 16, 1946.
Koerner, Orie M., April 19, 2021, Goshen, Indiana. S. S. Earlham Victory to Poland, November 2, 1946.
Kropf, Wilbur David, April 23, 2021, Halsey, Oregon. S. S. Bucknell Victory to Greece, September 30, 1946.
Rest in peace dear seagoing friends.