The Honor Wall recognizes those men and women of courage who served in World War II. We honor those both from Gig Harbor and from the families of those who have come from afar.


Add your WWII Veteran to the Honor Wall: $10
~ Honor Wall to be displayed at Harbor History Museum

Honor Wall photo package: $30
~ Addition of your WWII veteran to the honor wall
~ image of your WWII veteran to be shown at history rocks

Victory Brick Package: $275
~ Addition of your WWII Veteran to the Honor Wall
~ image of your WWII veteran to be shown at history rocks
~ Engraved Victory Brick with Veteran Name to be placeD at Museum entrance
~ Replica World War II Victory Medal

 
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Opportunities to add your Veteran to the Honor Wall will be available in July.


IWO TO IWATE, JAPAN

03.21.2015

Video by Cpl. Isaac Ibarra

Capt. Jerry Yellin, from Fairfield, Iowa, flew the final combat mission in World War II. World War II veterans visit Iwo Jima for the 70th anniversary Mar. 21 in commemoration of the end of World War II. 


World War II Veterans Honor Wall

ROLAND ADOLPHSON, ALVIN AHLBERG, BERNHARD ALVESTAD, PAUL C. ALVESTAD, ALBERT ANDERSON, AUGUST ANDERSON, OTTO T. ANDERSON, ART ARNOLD, DICK BABCOCK, FREDERICK S. BATT, CLEMENT BENNETT, REUBEN BERG, VAL BERNTSEN, EDGAR BEST, JOHN DEAN BILLINGS, CLIFFORD L. BLOOM, F.J. BOERS, JAMES O. BOLIEU, NEIL BORGERT, LEE ROY BOLIEU, JOHN BOWMAN, JACK BROCKOFF, GEORGE BUJACICH, EDGAR A. BUNCH, GEORGE R. BUNCH, HAROLD E. CASE, CHARLES CHALLENDER, DAVID CHALLENDER, MELVIN CHALLENDER, PRESTON H. CHALLENDER, WALTER A. BLOOM, BILL CHESSMAN, JACK COFFIN, JOE F. COFFIN, RALPH COLLINS, HERBERT J. COOK, LINCOLN CRAWFORD, LEONARD CROSBY, WALTER CROSBY, CHESTER DADISMAN, MURRAY DANIELSON, THOMAS DARLAND, FRANK DAVIS, BUFORD B. DENNY, HOWARD DENNY, ORLAN DeWALT, DONALD DILLON, JAMES DILLON, THOMAS DRAKE, ARTHUR DUKE, ERNEST DUNN, LYLE R. EDWARDS, RAYMOND EDWARDS, ROY G. EDWARDS, CHARLES EDWARD, JOSEPH EIERS, RICHARD R. FARWELL, GENE N. FORSYTHE, LEONAR N. FOX, GEORGE R. FUQUA, H.J. GANRUD, GERALD GAUTHIER, LEON GAUTHIER, ALFRED K. GOLDMAN, LAURIE GRAHAM, RICHARD GRAHAM, WALTER B. GRAHAM, WILIAM D. GRAN, EMORY GRISWOLD, ROGER E. GROVER, FRANCIS HAAN, LOUIS HAAN, EARL D. HADLEY, JR., ALBERT R. HANNA, WILLIAM E. HAY, RALPH S. HEALEY, WARREN HEDMAN, GORDON O. HILSETH, WILLIAM E. HOLT, BILL HOOTS, HAROLD J. HOPKINS, JAMES H. HOPKINS, EUGNE H. HOSKINSON, FRANK D. HOSKINSON, WILLIAM H. HOSKINSON, GEORGE HUNGER, LLOYD B. HUNT, JR., JACK JACOBSEN, CARL W. JOHNSON, FRANCI E. JOHNSON, JR., HARRY JOHNSON, MELVIN JOHNSON, HERBERT JOHNSTON, MARVIN JONES, RAY KATH, STUART KELLY, EMMET L. KING, JOHN A. KINGSBURY, JERROLD K. KIRKENDALL, ROBERT L. KIRKENDALL, KENNETH KOOLEY, ERNEST LANCASTER, GEORGE R. LANGHELM, DELBERT LARSON, R.B. LAWRENCE, BUCK LINBECK, JOHN A. LINDGREN, MILTON LINDGREN, BEECH LODHOLM, CHARLES LODHOLM, DON E. LODHOLM, NICK LOVORICH, DONALD LUTERA, JOHN LYSELL, WILLIAM LYSELL, M.M. McCARTNEY, NEIL S. McCONAGNEY, ALLEN McKENZIE, MORT McKENZIE, CLEO W. MAKEY, WILLIAM M. MALONEY, HERBERTF. MARTH, JOHN N. MARVIK, MELVIN A. MATTHIAS, ROBERT MERRY, ARNOLD MEYER, DAVID L. MITTS, CARL MOLLER, HERBERT W. MOLLER, NORMAN H. MOLLER, JOHN L. MONTGOMERY, SAMUEL MONTGOMERY, McALLISTER MOORE JR., ELBY MORGAN, DONALD MORT, VINCENT NATRLIN, DONALD NELSON, ARTHUR NORDAL, M. NORDAL, ALBERT O. NORTHEY, G. WILLIAM NORTHEY, JOHN H. NORTHEY, C.L. NYHAMMER, CHARLES C. OHGE, JAMES OHGE, ROBERT OHGE, JOHN OLSON, TONY OLSON, ROBERT L. PARISH, WILLIAM V. PARISH, CHARLES H. PARKMAN, MALCOM F. PARKMAN, STANLEY PAUL, GLEN F. PERKINS, BERT E. PERRY, ERIC PETERSON JR., FRANK PETERSON, JOHN PETERSON, GEORGE PIATTI, HOWARD F. PICK, GEORGE O. PRICE, FRED QUISTORFF, JOHN QUISTORFF, H.P. RADKE, HARRY A. REED, HOWARD REED, DONALD REID, DONALD RIBBE, HAROLD E. ROBY, ROBERT E. ROBY, EARL W. ROUSE, JACK RUSSI, ROBERT W. RYAN, DOUGLAS SANDBERG, JOHN SATHER, LEWIS B. SCOTT, GORDON SECOR, DON SEHMEL, JACOB W. SELLERS, ALBERT SEVERTSON, MILO SHADBOLT, ROBERT E. SHADBOLT, ROY L. SHADBOLT, FRANK SHAW, ELMER T. SKAHAN, LEWIS DALE SLOAT, BERNARD C. SMITH, VERNON SMITH, JULIUS SMIRCICH, RICHARD SMIRCICH, J.A. SOULE, ROY P. SPADONI, RUDOLPH SPADONI, JAMES SPANGLER, STANLEY STARR, JOHN W. STEARNS JR., CHESTER STILL, GEORGE STONE, LEO STASTICUM, ROY STASTICUM JAMES D. STREMME, BYRON G. SUMMER, CHARLEST. SUMMERS, RAY SUTHERMAN, ALF SWENSEN, HAROLD H. SWENSEN, ELMER G. TAIT, ALFRED TEUSCHER, JAY F. THOMPSON, W.B. TREUTLE, JACK UNDERWOOD, FRANCIS VAN GORDER, LEORNARD C. VINKENESS, JACK WAGNER, ALLAN WATSON, HERMAN C. WENNING, PAUL J. WHEATFCROFT, ROBERT ROY WHITE, STEWART B. WHITE, ERNEST E. WHITE, FRED WOODS, CHARLES H. WYMAN, EUGENE I. WYMAN, JOE RAYMOND YOUNG, DALE YUST, KENNETH MARVIN, ARNOLD BOERS, WILLARD M CHESSMAN, RAYMOND J. EDWARDS, BURTON ALLEN GUSTOFSON, LYLE S. JONES, KENNETH W. KIRKENDOLL, HAROLD MITTS, SYLVESTER METZINGER, DOUGLAS MORTENSEN, HERMAN C. NEIMANN, ROBERT H. NEIMANN, GEORGE NELSON, CARL W. PEARSON, JOHN M. SWENSON.


An interview clip with Gig Harbor native, John Kingsbury of the 6th Bomb Group, 313th Bomb Wing, 20th Air Force: