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CHARLEROI WASHINGTON COUNTY PA

INDEX to CORNING GLASS PLANT and Employees
Served in WWII

As with other Glass plants in Washington County, PA, the Corning Glass Plant in Charleroi PA would not have flourished without the presence of abundant bituminous coal, reliable railroads, and dedicated workers.

These pages honor Veterans from the Corning Glass Plant.

The Gold Men of Corning Glass were presented in the GAFFER Magazine during WWII.
Raymond BORNE

Angelo CARMELLA

Leslie COLLINS

Blaine R. DUNMIRE

Andrew KRUPPA

Joseph PIVOVARNIK

 

Daniel POWELL

Gordon RULONG

Robert SABLE

Melvin SPIKER

Andrew Vargo

 


The GAFFER Magazine August 1945 Full Cover.

GAFFER Magazine enlarged

GAFFER Magazine Graves closeup

GAFFER Magazine Soldier closeup

 

Nameplates

Pfc. Joseph BLOOM, Pfc. Lewis A. BROWN, Lt. Phillip DISCLAFONI, Pfc. Andrew Evanich, Jr. and brother George Evanich, Pvt. William Patrick, Pfc.Lloyd SHRUM

 

Corning Glass Plant in Charleroi PA GAFFER Magazine with WWI Soldier kneeling in front of white crosses over graves of soldiers

The GAFFER Magazine August 1945 Full Cover.

 

See also:

Kenneth W. MATHIANAS, S2/C
former employee of the Corning Glass Works (but was not KIA)

George D. Maxon, SM3/C
former employee of the Corning Glass Works (was not KIA

Pvt. Adam MILCHOVICH
former employee of the Corning Glass Works (was not KIA)

Pfc. Harry PENTLAND
former employee of the Corning Glass Works (was not KIA)

Pvt. Howard William PIERCE
former employee of the Corning Glass Works (was not KIA)

Private First Class Kenneth Joseph SHINKO
former employee of the Corning Glass Works, KIA in WWII

 

Bronze Medal awarded to First Lieutenant John PIRIBEK
former Corning Glass factory foreman 

former employee of the Corning Glass Works (was not KIA)

 

 

Submitted by Patricia Wilson

 

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WWII from eastern areas of Washington Co PA
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