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Photos in this gallery were submitted by area readers who wanted to share pictures of their family members who served in WWII. Marco’s pizza venice fl On this 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack, we honor those who served in any capacity during the war and thank them for their service.

John Joseph (Bud) Malee from Anaconda, MT. Old venice pizza co memphis He is identified by the yellow hat. Old venice pizza co starkville ms He was a US Navy Seaman First Class, stationed in Honolulu HI. Domino’s pizza venice ca His ship hit a mine and sunk near Etwak IS in the pacific and he later was stationed in Bremerton WA

Arthur William Cohn of Butte, MT. Naples florida pizza delivery Photo is of all the men in the USN Aircrewmen of Fllight 435. Miami beach pizza delivery He was stationed out of Pensacola Florida, as a US Navy Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class; and also at somepoint a Machiniste’s Mate 3rd Class.


Albert “Slitz” Poynter, Slitz was his nickname since he was a little kid.

He is the one on the right, the one on the left was his buddy Frank. Rome best pizza restaurant He served in the Navy from 1941-1945.

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Paul LeVeaux, was a Butte native and a 1942 graduate of the United States Naval Academy. Venice pizza in ridgefield ct The picture is his senior photo from the “The Lucky Bag,” a year book published by the Academy at that time. Venice beach pizza stoney creek Upon graduation he went on to serve in the Pacific front with the Navy’s Seventh Fleet and continued that service, as a Lieutenant Commander, throughout World War II.

Lloyd (Blackie) G. Mama maria’s pizza venice fl Simmons died March 4, 1980 at 57 Yrs old. He was drafted into the Army on Aug 16, 1944 at 21 yrs old. Domino’s pizza in venice florida He was a PFC in Company A, 27th Division, 105 Infantry.

He had 4 months basic training at Fort Douglas, Utah and left the States on Feb 18, 1945 for Hawaii. Tampa fl pizza hut On Feb 25, 1945 he was sent on a ship for Okinawa. Marco’s pizza in venice fl He was sent into fierce a battle going on at RYUKYUS and was seriously injured by a morter shell on April 30, 1945. Marco’s pizza venice fl coupons His buddy was killed by it. Tampa florida pizza restaurants He barely made it back to where the medics were because of a Japanese machine gunner firing over him. Venice pizza & pasta coatesville pa When he was found he was flown to Guam and then on to a hospital in Hawaii.

After 8 surgeries on his back and right arm he was released to Fort George Meade, Maryland. Tampa florida pizza hut Still under doctors’ care, he was assigned to the Military Police who were guarding the captured German Officers who were awaiting trial. Tampa florida pizza delivery He was given the chance to go to Germany with them for the Nirenberg Trials as a guard but he turned it down as he wanted to be discharged.

This is something he regretted all his life. Jacksonville florida pizza restaurants On June 24, 1946, while still removing shrapnel from his back, he was discharged from Fort George Meade.

William Edward Buckley from Butte, born 4/12/1914. Pensacola fl pizza restaurants Three-time state champion quarterback for Butte High in 1933. Jacksonville fl pizza hut Drafted into the US Navy, detached as Pharmacy Mate and Medic to US Marine Corps, since the Marines did not have medical personnel of their own. Jacksonville florida pizza delivery Was in the Pacific Theater and on Iwo Jima.

Walter Bauer, taken during WWII. Naples florida pizza hut He is in the center of the photo with his arm pointed to the right.

Walter was a Sargent in the U.S. Naples pizza hours Army where he served as an artillery instructor. Naples pizza in san antonio After the war he and his wife Bernice raised five children. Naples pizza phone number He worked as a geologist and retired from the Golden Sunlight Mine in 1982.

Roger and Myrtle (Clinesmith) Hofacker. Miami pizza phone number Both were officers in the U. Jacksonville florida pizza hut S. Venice pizza in chesapeake va Army: Roger in the Signal Corps, Myrtle was an Army nurse. Both of them served in the European theater for the entire war. They met in Iceland at the beginning of the war, got engaged on New Year’s Eve of 1943 in London, and were married in Paris in June of 1945, shortly after VE Day.

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Jim, a Montana native, was a pharmacist’s mate and Helen, who was born in North Dakota, was a registered nurse. Chicago italian pizza Following the attack on Pearl Harbor, the two enlisted. Houston pizza delivery They met while both were serving at Pearl Harbor. Houston pizza restaurants Following the war, the two married in San Francisco and would later make Butte their home.

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Tech Sgt. Chicago italian beef and pizza houston Clifford Hirsh served with the 142 nd U.S. Godfather’s pizza venice blvd Army Air Corps from July 1942 to December 1945.

He was a control tower operator and experienced duty in the Bismarck Archipelago, Northern Solomons and the Southern Philippines.

John Joseph (Bud) Malee from Anaconda, MT. Piece o pizza venice blvd He is identified by the yellow hat. Rome italy pizza restaurants He was a US Navy Seaman First Class, stationed in Honolulu HI. Naples italy pizza restaurants His ship hit a mine and sunk near Etwak IS in the pacific and he later was stationed in Bremerton WA

Arthur William Cohn of Butte, MT. Miami’s best pizza miami fl Photo is of all the men in the USN Aircrewmen of Fllight 435. Miami’s best pizza coral gables He was stationed out of Pensacola Florida, as a US Navy Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class; and also at somepoint a Machiniste’s Mate 3rd Class.

Albert “Slitz” Poynter, Slitz was his nickname since he was a little kid.

He is the one on the right, the one on the left was his buddy Frank. Paris best pizza He served in the Navy from 1941-1945.

His rating was Coxsman, Baker 2nd Class. London best pizza His duties were mostly overseas. Atlanta best pizza places He was mostly assigned to Landing Ship Tanks. Atlanta best pizza His job was to deliver combat soldiers and supplies to enemy beachheads, dropping them off under gun fire.

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Lloyd (Blackie) G. Miami’s best pizza coupons Simmons died March 4, 1980 at 57 Yrs old. He was drafted into the Army on Aug 16, 1944 at 21 yrs old. Chicago pizza hours He was a PFC in Company A, 27th Division, 105 Infantry.

He had 4 months basic training at Fort Douglas, Utah and left the States on Feb 18, 1945 for Hawaii. Miami’s best pizza closing On Feb 25, 1945 he was sent on a ship for Okinawa. Miami’s best pizza coral gables fl He was sent into fierce a battle going on at RYUKYUS and was seriously injured by a morter shell on April 30, 1945. Naples florida best pizza His buddy was killed by it. Dallas best pizza delivery He barely made it back to where the medics were because of a Japanese machine gunner firing over him. Chicago best pizza delivery When he was found he was flown to Guam and then on to a hospital in Hawaii.

After 8 surgeries on his back and right arm he was released to Fort George Meade, Maryland. Chicago best pizza restaurants Still under doctors’ care, he was assigned to the Military Police who were guarding the captured German Officers who were awaiting trial. Chicago best pizza downtown He was given the chance to go to Germany with them for the Nirenberg Trials as a guard but he turned it down as he wanted to be discharged.

This is something he regretted all his life. London ontario best pizza On June 24, 1946, while still removing shrapnel from his back, he was discharged from Fort George Meade.

William Edward Buckley from Butte, born 4/12/1914. Chicago best pizza Three-time state champion quarterback for Butte High in 1933. Chicago best pizza places Drafted into the US Navy, detached as Pharmacy Mate and Medic to US Marine Corps, since the Marines did not have medical personnel of their own. Austin best pizza delivery Was in the Pacific Theater and on Iwo Jima.

Walter Bauer, taken during WWII. Nyc best pizza restaurants He is in the center of the photo with his arm pointed to the right.

Walter was a Sargent in the U.S. Chicago’s best pizza 2016 Army where he served as an artillery instructor. Nyc best pizza places After the war he and his wife Bernice raised five children. East of chicago pizza hours He worked as a geologist and retired from the Golden Sunlight Mine in 1982.

Roger and Myrtle (Clinesmith) Hofacker. Old chicago pizza hours Both were officers in the U. Naples pizza lasalle phone number S. Chicago pizza phone number Army: Roger in the Signal Corps, Myrtle was an Army nurse. Both of them served in the European theater for the entire war. They met in Iceland at the beginning of the war, got engaged on New Year’s Eve of 1943 in London, and were married in Paris in June of 1945, shortly after VE Day.

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Jim, a Montana native, was a pharmacist’s mate and Helen, who was born in North Dakota, was a registered nurse. East of chicago pizza buffet hours Following the attack on Pearl Harbor, the two enlisted. Pensacola fl pizza delivery They met while both were serving at Pearl Harbor. Atlanta ga pizza delivery Following the war, the two married in San Francisco and would later make Butte their home.

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Tech Sgt. Abbot’s pizza venice menu Clifford Hirsh served with the 142 nd U.S. Abbot’s habit pizza venice Army Air Corps from July 1942 to December 1945.

He was a control tower operator and experienced duty in the Bismarck Archipelago, Northern Solomons and the Southern Philippines.

Walter Hinick is the photo editor for the Montana Standard and loves taking and sharing photos that readers send to him. Venice beach pizza To share your photography with the Standard, call (406) 496-5509 or email Walter.

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