World War II

Though Europe and the Pacific were the main theatres of combat, the men and women who served during World War II were stationed in many places around the world. Wars in Europe and Asia were being fought as early as 1935. The United States entered this war when President Roosevelt declared war shortly after the bombing of Pearl Harbor in December 1941. Victory over Europe was declared on May 9, 1945 and victory over Japan was celebrated on August 14, 1945.

James H. Bishop

This dog tag belonged to James H. Bishop of Martville.  Who was James H. Bishop and when did he serve?  Who is Miss L. Mathews? If you have any information … Continue reading

George E. McIntyre

Private George E. McIntyre was born in Fair Haven, New York.  He was the son of Elmer and Laura Waldron McIntyre.  George grew up on Richmond Avenue in Fair Haven and … Continue reading

Clarence McIntyre

“Tosh” McIntyre was born in Fair Haven, New York.  He was the son of Elmer and Laura Waldron McIntyre. born       1924 in Fair Haven, New York married 19__ to Nancy … Continue reading

Elwyn L. McIntyre

Elwyn L. McIntyre was born in Fair Haven, New York.  He was the son of Elmer and Laura Waldron McIntyre. born        1910 in Fair Haven, New York married  19__ to Jane Parsons … Continue reading

Marshall Waldron McIntyre

Staff-Sergeant Marshall McIntyre was born in Fair Haven, New York.  He was the son of Elmer and Laura Waldron McIntyre.  born        1919 in Fair Haven, New York married  1943 Sept … Continue reading

Gordon Louis “Bunker” Hill

Born on Cayuga Street in North Fair Haven December 13, 1916, Gordon Hill‘s family took to calling him Bunky at an early age, after a character in the Sunday comic strip … Continue reading