WORLD WAR I VETERANS

of

GARLOCK PACKING COMPANY

Palmyra

Wayne County, NY





HONOR ROLL

World War I

The Garlock Packing Company

THE 50 EMPLOYEES WHO WORKED AT THE PALMYRA FACTORY

Dewey A. Adams
Thomas J. Adams
L. Ray Alderman
Ralph D. Bennett
Owen E. Burns
John S. Carrick
Timothy C. Clifford
Frederick E. Collins
Edmund S. Conant
David Cook
Thomas J. Cunningham
Ray Lewis Cuvelier
Jacob De Brown
Peter J. Devitt
Walter T. Durkin
Nelson J. Garlock
H. O. Garlock
Richard I. Garrity
Arthur George Gilchrist
Fred John Goellner
Michael F. Griffin
Frederick A. Griffith
Henry W. Griffith
Levi Haak, Jr.
George Thomas Hannagan
Reid J. Hannes
Harrison M. Hare
F. Heath Hathaway
Elmer G. Hibbard
Harry L. Hope
Henry D. Kemp
Albert F. Kemille
George J. Kerr
Ray Kirkgasser
John Kommer
Carlton Laubach
Floyd P. Lawrence
Arthur M. Long
Sidney H. McMullen
Frank G. Orlopp
William A. Orlopp
George Edward Peters
Albert M. Pickney
Bernard W. Possee
Francis F. Smith
George W. Smith *
Roy S. Smith
Elon H. Stearns
William Wiley Tilburg
Jay A. Whittaker

* = Killed in action

Garlock guaranteed all who served in WWI their former jobs or equivalents upon discharge.




World War II Casualties

"At Garlock on Sunday, April 28, 1946, near the west gate of the factory, a granite memorial was dedicated to those in the company who gave their lives. President Abbott gave the tribute to the following twelve employees, one of whom had worked at the Hamilton, Ontario, factory."

George Adams Bernard De Cook Jack Meinhardt
Jack Barrett John De Ridder P. F. Page
Richard Bedette Willis Fletcher Jack Pieters
Leo Bennett Ralph Lanson Clarence Vanderwall



Source: Garlock: The First Fifty-Eight Years. 1887 - 1975, by R. M. Waples Sr. & R. M. Waples Jr.; privately printed and copyright 1976 Garlock Inc.




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