Van Boven, Wayne Lyle
Private, International Speed Radio Operator May 1953 – May 1956 Korean War National Defense Service Medal, Army of Occupation Medal, Marksmanship Award. Wayne was born April 2, 1934 in Oconto Falls, Wisconsin to Lyle Robert and Rosella Van Boven. He died March 5, 2007 and interred at Stiles Town Cemetery, Stiles, Oconto County, Wisconsin. He…Read More
McLaughlin, Daniel J.
Battery “C” 230th AAA Artillery Search Light Battalion Radar Operator 514 Corporal TEC 5 December 1942- January 1946 World War II Pacific Theater, Southern Philippines (Liberation) Western Pacific RYUKYS Philippine Liberation Ribbon with 1 Bronze Star, Good Conduct Medal, American Theater Service Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Service Ribbon Daniel, son of Michael T. McLaughlin and Mary…Read More
Iverson, Richard C.
Aviation Ordnance 1962-1964 Vietnam Mr. Iverson served aboard the USS Hancock. Retired from the Teamsters Union in August, 2001. Member of Winegar Post 480 American Legion, Presque Isle, WI.Read More
Budruweit, Gustave Eugene
Lieutenant 1952- September 20, 1957 Korean War Killed in Action Gustave Budruweit was born on September 16, 1932. As a young boy he was polite, well mannered, and very handsome. He got the nickname Bud because of his last name Budruweit. He was raised in Chicago, Il and went to Carl Shulz High School. He…Read More
Breede, Thomas Ralph
Cook, E-5 Specialist April 1, 1969 – January 21, 1972 Vietnam National Defense Medal Thomas is the son of Ralph Wilbert Breede and close associates with Bud Budruweit and Bruce P. Budruweit.Read More
Budruweit, Bruce P.
PFC – E3 May, 1962 – May, 1964 Vietnam Good Conduct Medal Bruce P. Budruweit’s recollections of Pine Hill Resort. Presque Isle, WI. I was in the US Army active duty from May of 1962 to May 1964. When I was a young boy my parents and an uncle purchased land On the Big Oxbow…Read More
Pelikan, Joseph V. (Joe)
Aviation Machinist Mate Second Class 12/08/1950 – 09/24/1954 Korean War National Defense Korean Services, United Nations KFUC Mr. Pelikan is a member of the Winegar Post 480 American Legion, Presque Isle, Wisconsin. He is also a resident of Presque Isle.Read More
Sturgeon, Lawrence Allen
Sergeant E4 August 11, 1965, to November 6, 1968 Vietnam Honorable Discharge 12 Trans Sq., Pacific Air Force Lifetime member of the VFW Post 9084, Wakefield, Michigan.Read More
Jirikowic, Peter P. (Pete)
E4 September 1983 – September 1987 Marksmanship Instructor Awarded Gold Medal on Rifle TeamRead More
Piotrowski, Florence M. (Daisy)
Yeoman Second Class 10/2/1943 – 7/2/1946 World War II Stationed in Washington, DC as a typist. Deceased 9/5/1990; interred in Guardian Angel Cemetery, Stevens Point, Wisconsin. See Husband, Melvin T. Piotrowski.Read More