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These 21 Belleville Sons are known to have died in the Great War
William Charles Bain Jr.
Harry Benjamin Blekicki (Smith)
Edward Joseph Crowell
Gregory Mc Pherson Davey
Michael Augustine Flynn
Harry Melvin Garside
Henry Charles Hoag
George John Kalvio
Edward Joseph Kane
Charles Mc Ginty
Thomas Joseph Mooney
Charles Edgar Morgan
Michael John Murray
Charles Aloysius Schaffer
George Stuart Smith
William Thomas Smith
Fred W. Stockham
George A. Younginger
Additional information in 8th Anniversary edition
Victory statue in front of Town Hall, honors the
Belleville sons ''who served in the World War, and in perpetual memory of those
of their number who gave their lives in the service and whose names are here
inscribed.'' Below, close up of names on above shield. Monument is located in
front of Town Hall on Washington Avenue, Belleville, N.J.
Photos copyright © 2003 by Anthony Buccino, all rights reserved.
According to the American Battle
the 136,516 Americans that lost their lives during World War I,
4,452 Missing In Action.
The population of Belleville in 1920 was 15,696.
Belleville Historical Society, Edward O'Neil
Belleville Town Hall Victory Monument
Ed Morrows, grandnephew of Edward Crowell
St. Peter's Church, Belleville, New Jersey - 150
State of New Jersey Dept. of State Div. of Archives & Records Management:
World War I Casualties: Descriptive Cards and Photographs.
The Belleville Times, Nov. 11, 1996, Richard Dickon, Editor
The Nutley Sun
Almanac and Book of Facts for 1921. Publisher: New York World-Telegram and Sun.
BELLEVILLE SONS HONOR
- Remembering the men who paid for our freedom
Now available in
paperback or for
The 200-plus-pages eighth anniversary
paperback edition updates
the 106-page original printing and the second edition. The
latest version includes
more information on Belleville actions in the American
Revolution, War of 1812, Civil War, the Civil War diary of
James C. Taylor, World War I, World War
II, Korean War, Vietnam War and peacetime casualties.
Edited by Anthony Buccino and Andrea
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