News From Terre Haute, Indiana


March 31, 2013

Five book bundle for genealogists

TERRE HAUTE — Family Chronicle is again offering a special book bundle that is back by popular demand. The group includes five books for $30, a savings of $31 over purchasing the books individually. Included are “Life During the Civil War,” “Tracing Your Civil War Ancestors,” “Tracing Your War of 1812 Ancestors,” “Tracing Your Ancestors Using Google” and History Magazine’s Book of Trivia.

The offer is good until Wednesday,  or until supplies run out. To take advantage of this special offer, visit specialoffer.htm.

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This week continues listing of the Gold Star Honor Roll (those who died in WW I), with an enumeration of the Parke County roll. To download the book, “Gold Star Honor Roll: A Record of Indiana Men and Women who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War, 1914-1918,” to your computer as a PDF document, visit The original book includes a photo and biographical information for each person.

Parke County, Indiana, Gold Star Honor Roll:

Baird, George, Private

Burns, Forest N., Sergeant

Carty, Perley Cecil, Private

Clore, Lonnie, Private

Cox, Clifford F., Private

Daniels, Charles Elsworth, Private

Davies, Vivian B., Private

Dill, George Franklin, Private

Edmisten, William A., Private

Fellenger, James B., Corporal

Hamm, August, Private

Hobson, Forest Kenneth, Apprentice Seaman

Hopper, Henry E., Corporal

Irwin, Maurice C., Sergeant

Isham, William Owen, Private

Jackson, Gordon R., Private

Kashon, Tony E., Private

Litsey, Earl A., Wagoner

Long, Paul H., Sergeant

Lucak, Peter, Jr., Private

Martin, William Ray, Private

Moore, Jesse H., Private

Morris, Otis, Private

Nevins, Floyd E., Sergeant

Price, Carlisle Grover, Captain

Robbins, William E., Corporal

Settles, William Bryan, Private

Shoaf, Onia L., Sergeant

Shoemaker, Lloyd, Private

Vestal, Vance, Private

Wakeland, Earl F., Sergeant

Williamson, James, Private


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