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CAPT. BILL LA DOUCHEUR
Deceased 1998
Wheeled on the Tashmoo

 
     
 
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RONALD G. AIKENS
1956-1994 Captain Huron Cement Co Lachine, MI

HARRY A. ANDERSON
Captain Huron Cleveland Cliffs Iron Co.

WILLIAM B. ASAM
1995 Wheelsman United States Steel Rogers City, MI

ALLEN ARNANT
1996 AB American Stm. Ship Harbor Beach, MI

GEORGE ARTMAN
1996 (D) Chief Eng. Interlake Stm. Ship Co. Ruth, MI

LEONARD ARROWOOD
 2000 Chief Eng., American Stm. Co. - Escanaba, MI

BILL ARMSTRONG
 2001 Deckhand, Wilson Trans. - Saginaw, MI

CARL F. ALTMAN
 2003 (D) Stokerman, Bradley Fleet

RICHARD D. ADAIR
 2004 Chief Engineer - Rogers City, MI

ROYAL M. ARKWOOD
 2004 (D) Conveyorman- Rogers City, MI

Martin H. Adrian
 2005 3rd Mate Browning Steamship Co. - Reese, MI

Willard G. Atkins
 2007 Chief Engineer - U.S. Steel - Rogers City, MI

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JON K. BROWN
 BM1/E-6 Boatswains Mate, Coast Guard

ROY F. BAUERS
 Wheelsman, Railroad/Car Ferry

STANLEY A. BAUERS
 Wheelsman, Railroad/Car Ferry

ALBERT L. BINGLE
 Chief Engineer, Hutchinson/Pioneer

RAYMOND W . BINGLE
Stokerman, Bradley Trans. Co.

RICHARD J. BOOK
Watchman, Bradley Trans. Co.

ROLAND O. BRYAN
Captain, Bradley Trans. Co.

LINWOOD R. BEATTIE
 1923-1954 Captain Bob-Lo Co. Clarkston, Mi

BLAINE J. BARBER
 1941-1954 (D) Oiler Pioneer Steamship Co. Cheboygan, Mi

EDWARD J. BREGE
 1971-2007 Captain Great Lakes Fleet, Rogers City, MI

RALPH BROWNING
 1941-1979 Co. Owner Browning Company, Lincoln Park, MI

LEO BRISSETTE
 1996 (D) Captain Pittsburg Stm. Ship Bay City, MI

ROBERT BRISSETTE
 1996 (D) Captain Huron Cement Co. Bay City, MI

WENDELL BARROW
 1997 Deckhand, Interlake, Bay City, MI

LOUIS BAUCHAN
 1997 Lighthouse Keeper, Cheboygan, MI

ROBERT BELLMORE
1997 Wheelsman, Ford Fleet U.S. Steel & Bradley Fleet, Rogers City, MI

RICHARD J. BEAUVAIS
1998 (D) Captain, Interlake Stm. Ship Co., Marine City, MI

MILTON J. BEEBE
1998 (D) Captain, Columbia, Port Huron, MI

DONALD J. BLAIN
1998 Wheelsman, St. Clair Shores, MI

GLEN BROUGHAM
1998 (D) 1st Mate, Kinsman, Marysville, MI

OZA BROWN
1998 Fireman, Huron Cement Co., Bay City, MI

CHARLES BELCHER
2000 Captain, Algoma Central - Midland, Ontario, Canada

GORDON BELCHER
2000 Deckhand, Valley Camp - Orillia, Ontario, Canada

JACK BELCHER
2000 Deckhand, Inland Shipping - Toronto, Ontario, Canada

LORNE BELCHER
2000 Deckhand, Canada Stm. Co. - Victoria Harbor, Ontario, Canada

JAY BUTLER
2000 Oiler, U.S. Steel - Saginaw, MI

JERRY BADGERO
2001 Chief Engineer, U.S. Steel - Rogers City, MI

WILLIAM BROWN
2001(D) 2nd Mate, Flint & Pere Marquette - Bay City, MI

HOWARD J. BARSEN
2002 Wheelsman - Posen, MI

ROBERT G. BINGLE
2003 Wheelsman, US Steel

DONALD JACK BERG
2004 (D) Steward - Rogers City, MI

ROBERT L. BRISSETTE
2004 (D) Captain - Bay City, MI

Albert J. Ball
2005 Stokerman - US Steel - Levering, MI

George T. Ball
2005 3rd Asst. Engineer - Bradley Transportation Co. - Levering, MI

Kenneth N. Baller
2005 Chief Engineer - Inland Lakes Steel Co. - Cadillac, MI

John L. Bauers
2005 1st Asst. Engineer - Bradley Transportation Co. - Cheboygan, MI

Douglas J. Bellmore
2005 Cook - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

Edward F. Brewster
2005 Watchman - Bradley Transportation Co. - Cheboygan, MI

William Brewster
2005 Oiler - US Steel - Cheboygan, MI

Joseph G. Baker
2006 Asst. Conveyorman - Inland Lakes - Alpena, MI

Harry H. Bey
2006 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

Joseph E. Buck
2006 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transportation Co.- Rogers City, MI

Leonard A. Budnik
2006 Wheelsman - US Steel- Rogers City, MI

Victor I. Burchfield
2006 Wheelsman - Oglebay Norton - Augres, MI

Duane Berg
2007 Deckhand - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Alfred P. Boehmer
2007 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transportation Co. -Rogers City, MI

Richard R. Brege
2007 Chief Engineer - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Alva H. Budnik
2007 Watchman - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers Citry, MI

Robert L. Baier
2008 Chief Engineer - Columbia Transportation - Cheboygan, MI

Edward A. Berg
2008 Fireman - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

George M. Bird
2008 Lighthouse Keeper, Eagle Harbor Light - Eagle Harbor, MI

Peter C. Bird
2008 Lighthouse Keeper, Eagle Harbor Light - Eagle Harbor, MI

Clifford L. Booms
2008 Oiler - Interlake Steamship Co. - Harbor Beach, MI

Elden W. Brege
2008 Captain - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Gordon T. Burke
2008 Captain - US Steel - Alpena, MI

James M. Burke
2008 Captain - Huron Portland Cement - Alpena, MI

Carl R. Bartell
2009 3rd Mate - Bradley Trans. - Kalkaska, MI

Henry Brietzke
2009 Wheelsman - Bradley Trans. - Hawks, MI

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LEO E. CAPLING
Captain US Steel Co.

THOMAS CHABOT
 1973-1996 Wheelsman American Steamship Co. Alpena, MI

WALTER COOK
1996 Wheelsman Pittsburg Stm. Ship Co. Harbor Beach., MI

CHARLES W. CAUGHELL
1997 (D) Captain, Gilchrist Line, Harbor Beach, MI

ALZIE J. CHICKONOWSKI
1998 (D) Captain, Kinsman, Harbor Beach, MI

DAVID ROY CLOW
1998 Deckhand, U.S. Steel, Soo Ste. Marie, MI

RAY J. CULL
1998 (D) Capt. Beaver Island, MI

DONALD CLAY
2000 Cook, Interlake - Lake Nebagamon, Wisconsin

EUGENE CLOR
2000 (D) Wheelsman, American Stm. Co. - Ruth, MI

HAROLD COMER
2000 Fireman/Oiler, Interlake - Beaverton, MI

GERALD COUGHLIN
2000 (D) Captain, Interlake - Duluth, Minnesota

JACK CALLAHAN
2001 Captain, Oglebay Norton - Wood Haven, MI

JAMES CARTEU
2001 Ship Builder, Davie Shipyard - Quebec, Canada

GEORGE CHAMBERLAIN
2001 Captain, Hanna - Sandusky, OH

ROBERT J. CENTALA
2003 Chief Engineer, US Steel

STANLEY J. CENTALA
2003 (D) Conveyorman, US Steel

JOHN W. CLAUS
2004 (D) Chief Engineer - Rogers City, MI

CHARLES H. COOK
2004 (D) 3rd Mate - Rogers City, MI

William H. Chain
2005 Captain - Bradley Transportation Co. - Millersburg, MI

Charles F. Campbell
2005 Chief Engineer - American Steamship Co. - Alpena, MI

Louis E. Carter
2006 Captain - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

William J. N. Cook
2006 US Coast Guard- Allen Park, Ontario, Canada

Joseph J. Cebula
2007 Oiler - US Steel - Alpena, MI

John J. Cleary Jr.
2007 Deckhand - Bethlehem Steel - Cleveland, OH

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ARCHIE R. DAVIDSON
 1904-1936 Chief Boatswains Mate US Life Saving & US Coast Guard Harbor Beach

JOHN DEWAR
 1909 -1914 Oiler, Interlake Steamship Co. Taylor Twp., MI

IGNACE "IGGY" DONAJKOWSKI
  2nd Asst. Eng., United States Steel, Posen, MI

ART DAVIS
2000 Chief Cook, Interlake - Fort Myers, Florida

JOHN DUNCAN
2001 Ship Maintenance, Oglebay Norton - Port Huron, MI

BERNARD G. DRAYER
2002 Captain - Brookville, Pennsylvania

JAMES E. DALESKI
2003 Captain, Huron Cement

PETER J. DEHRING
2003 Wheelsman, US Steel

RICHARD D. DEMARA
2003 Iron Worker, Am. Bridge

EDWARD J. DERRY
2004 Captain - Rogers City, MI

George A. Dahl
2005 2nd Asst. - Bethlehem Steel - Duluth, Minnesota

Lucien "Rocky" De Roque
2005 Wheelsman - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Walter D. Durecki
2007 Gateman - American Steamship Co. - Rogers City, MI

John R. Duning
2008 Steward - Interlake Steamship Co. - Rogers City, MI

David D'Alcom
2009 Captain - Seaway Construction - Muskegon, MI

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HERMAN EBEL
1997 (D) Wheelsman, Army Corp of Engineers, St. Helen, MI

ROBERT ENGELMAN
1997 Watchman, Boblo, Caseville, MI

KEN ELSCHOLZ
1998 Chief Eng., Boland Boats, Marine City, MI

DENNIS ELLISON
2000 A/B, U.S. Steel - Royal Oak, MI

DENNIS ESSENMACHER
2002 Wheelsman - Sandusky, MI

DAVID ERICKSON
2003 Cook - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

James E. Eustice
2005 Chief Engineer - Columbia Tranportation Co. - Cheboygan, MI

James "Red" Eustice
2005 Chief Engineer - Columbia Transportation - Cheboygan, MI

Clyde "Marty" Enos
2008 Stokerman - Bradley Transportation - Cheboygan, MI

Clifton G. Endelman
2001 Captain - Interlake - Ashtabula, OH E

HERMAN EBEL
1997 (D) Wheelsman, Army Corp of Engineers, St. Helen, MI

ROBERT ENGELMAN
1997 Watchman, Boblo, Caseville, MI

KEN ELSCHOLZ
1998 Chief Eng., Boland Boats, Marine City, MI

DENNIS ELLISON
2000 A/B, U.S. Steel - Royal Oak, MI

DENNIS ESSENMACHER
2002 Wheelsman - Sandusky, MI

DAVID ERICKSON
2003 Cook - US Steel - Rogers City, Mi

James E. Eustice
2005 Chief Engineer - Columbia Tranportation Co. - Cheboygan, MI

James "Red" Eustice
2005 Chief Engineer - Columbia Transportation - Cheboygan, MI

Clyde "Marty" Enos
2008 Stokerman - Bradley Transportation - Cheboygan, MI

Clifton G. Endelman
2001 Captain - Interlake - Ashtabula, OH

William T. Elliott
2009 Repairman - Bradley Trans. Co. - Rogers City, MI

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F

ARTHUR A. FETTING
Chief Engineer, Interlake Steamshitp

BILL FRIEDHOFF
1997 Fireman, Bradley Fleet, Bay City, MI

LEONARD D. FLEWELLING
1998 Oiler, Bradley Fleet, Rogers City, MI

BUDDY FIVECOAT
2001 Wheelsman, Browning - Palms, MI

HOWARD W. FISHER
2004 (D) Captain - Alpena, MI

HERBERT R. FRIEDRICH
2004 (D) Captain - Rogers City, MI

JAMES D. FRIEDRICH
2004 (D) Captain - Rogers City, MI

Frank Flewelling
2005 Chief Engineer - Calcite Tugs - Rogers City, MI

Lawrence E. Furtaw
2005 Coal Passer - Huron Cement Co. - Rogers City, MI

Erhardt O. Felax
2005 Stokerman - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Harold A. Felax
2008 2nd Cook - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

Elmer Fleming
2008 1st Mate - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

Arthur J. Fuhrman
2008 Deckwatch - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

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MARK GILSON
1996 Third Mate American Stm. Ship Co. Saginaw, MI U.S. Stl

PAT GALLAGHER
1998 Captain, Huron Cement Co., Alpena, MI

FELIX L. GAJEWSKI
1998(D) Wheelsman, U.S. Steel, Cheboygen, MI

PHILIP J. GAJEWSKI
1998 (D) Wheelsman, Cheboygen, MI

ROBERT J. GREKOWICZ
1998 (D) Captain, G.L. Stm. Co., Harbor Beach, MI

ANDREW GAFFNEY
2000 Oiler, U.S. Steel - Rogers City, MI

LOUIS GUYETTE
2000 (D) Captain, Nickelson - Port Huron, MI

MARTIN GELNAW
2001(D) Chief Engineer, Put in Bay - Elkton, MI

DAVID GROH
2001 Marine Vice President, Interlake - Vermillon, OH

CLAYTON A. GERVAIS
2002 Coal Passer - Flint, MI

JAY P. GIDDINGS
2002 Steward - Conneaut, OH (D)

WILLARD J. GIDDINGS
2002 Steward - Conneaut, OH

ROBERT N. GILLESPIE
2002 Able Body Wheelsman - Ashtabula, OH

RICHARD W. GOWAN
2002 Captain - Ashtabula, OH (D)

ARTHUR E. GAPCZYNSKI
2003 Steward, US Steel

ALLEN R. GULAU
2004 Lt. Commander USCG - Augres, MI

Jerold G. Geyer
2005 Captain - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Roderick J. Graham
2005 Captain - Georgian Bay Lines - Howard City, MI

Milo R. Grulke
2005 3RD Asst. Engineer - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Leonard T. Gabrysiak
2006 Wheelsman - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Philip J. Gomoluch
2007 Wheelsman - Pittsburgh Steamship Co. - Bad Axe, MI

Paul A. Greengtski
2007 Watchman - Bradley Transportation - Posen, MI

Cleland "Mike" Gager
2008 Deckwatch - Bradley Transportation - Onaway, MI

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MARLYN "POPEYE" HATHAWAY
 1956 - 1986 Oiler, US Steel Co. Harbor Springs, MI

WILLIAM ALEXIS HAYNES
Captain, Lumber Transport

LELAND HOLLAND
1996 (D) Chief Eng. Tug Boat Keller Bay City, MI

CHUCK HORN
1996 Chief Eng. U.S. Steel Bradley Fleet Rogers City, MI

DENNIS HALE
1998 Deckhand, Bethlehem Steel Co., Astabula, OH

IRVIN HEYTHALER
1998 Third Ass't Eng., International Harvester, Marysville, MI

GEORGE HILTON
1998 (D) Boiler Operater, Interlake Stm. Ship Co., Ubly, MI

ALFRED HANSEN
2001 Captain, Interlake - S. Posen, MI

WILLIAM HERDTER
2001 Wheelsman, Interlake - Toledo, OH

STEVE E. HORVATH
2002 Captain - Conneaut, OH

PAUL R. HORN
2003 (D) Oiler, Carl D. Bradley

 WILLIAM J. HAYES
2004 (D) Captain – Toledo, OH

Peter Hahn
2005 Boatswain - Hamburg-Amerika Line - Timberlake, OH

Richard "Hoss" Hein
2005 Wheelsman - US Steel - Hawks, MI

Roger D. Hein
2005 Captain- Great Lakes Fleet - Rogers City, MI

Morgan L. Howell
2005 Captain - Sand Products Corporation- Rogers City, MI

James W. Haske
2006 Chief Engineer - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Stanley "Lefty" Haske
2006 Wheelsman - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Wallace J. Haske
2006 Chief Engineer - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

William C. Haske
2006 Oiler - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Richard A. Haneckow
2008 Engineer - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Paul C. Heller
2008 Stokerman - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Bruce Hudson
2008 Deckhand - Columbia Transportation - N. Olmsted, OH

Arthur Herrala
2009 Captain - Bob-Lo Co. - Detroit, MI

Arthur K. Horner
2009 - Captain Bob-Lo Co. - Southgate, MI

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MICHAEL J. IDALSKI -
2006 2ND Assistant Engineer -Bradley Transportation. - Roger City, MI

PHILIP J. IDALSKI -
2006 Linesman - Bradley Transportation Rogers City, MI

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GEORGE JACOBSON
2000 Coal Passer/Fireman, Pittsburg Stm. Co. - Rapid River, MI

Donald A. Johnston
2005 Captain - Huron Portland Cement Co. - Alpena, MI

EARL K. JARVIS -
2006 Steward - Huron Cement Co. - Alpena, MI

Martin E. Joppich
2007 Captain - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, Mi

Dennis "Mike" Joppich
2007 Wiper - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

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K

HENRY E. KAMINSKI
 1929 -1968 Captain, Bradley Transportation Co. Rogers CIty, MI

MARVIN H. KARSTEN
 1946-1979 1st Mate Bradley Transportation Co. Rogers City, MI

LEO F. KRAFT
1998 (D) 1st Mate, Pittsburg, Deland, Florida

HENRY F. KRESIN
1998 (D) Captain, Wyandotte Trans Co., Wyandotte, MI

ROBERT KETOLA
2000 (D) Captain, Interlake - Toledo, OH

WILLIAM KENNEDY
2001 Great Lakes Meteorologist, Weatherman - Venice, Florida

DONALD KIHN
2001 3rd Assistant, U.S. Steel - Cheboygan, MI

RALPH KNECHTEL
2001 Captain, Huron Cement - Alpena, MI

GERALD L. KELLEY
2003 2nd Cook, US Steel

VICTOR H. KLEE
2004 (D) Assistant Conveyorman - Rogers City, MI

David J. Kaski
2005 Chief Engineer - Great Lakes Fleet - Rogers City, MI

Harold H. Kortman
2005 Asst. Conveyorman - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Robert N. Kowalski
2005 1st Asst. Engineer - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Richard J. Koski
2006 Chief Engineer - US Steel - Russellville, Arkansas

Benedict A. Kowalski
2006 Conveyorman - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Raymond J. Kowalski
2006 Wheelsman - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Joseph Krawczak
2006 Wheelsman - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

Phillip E. Kapets
2007 1st. Mate - Bethlehem Steel - Ironwood, MI

Eugene B. Kwiatkowski
2008 Chief Engineer - US Steel - Cheboygan, MI

Jerome Kiah
2009 District Superintendent - US Lifesaving - Port Hope, MI

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GARY W. LEWIS
Chief Engineer, U.S. Coast Guard

PAUL LIEDTKE
Surfman, U.S. Life-Saving

JOHN E. LeVECK JR.
 1920 -1986 Chief Engineer, Hercules Enterprises, Baltimore, MD

Edward Little
1986 1st Mate - US Steel - Bad Axe, MI

HENRY LAMB
1996 (D) Captain Tug boat America Toledo, OH

JOHN (HAM) LERMONT
1996 Second Ass't Eng. Pittsburg Stm. Ship Co. Harbor Beach, MI

JOE LeVALLEY
1996 Captain Tarpon Springs, Florida

SYLVESTER LANGOLF
1997 Chief Eng. Interlake Stm. Ship Co., Port Huron, MI

WILLIAM LaDOUCEUR
1997(D) Wheelsman Master, White Star Line, Grand Maris, MI

DONALD S. LEACH
1998 Captain, Interlake Stm. Ship Co., St. Clair Shores, MI

HOWARD H. LEACH
1998 (D) Captain, Reiss Fleet, St. Clair Shores, MI

ROBERT B. LEACH
1999 Captain Interlake Stm. St. Clair, MI

RICHARD B. LYONS
1999 (D) Captain Lyons Trans. Co. Charlovix, MI

RICHARD LAHAIE
2000 Chief Eng., U.S. Steel - Cheboygan, MI

JOHN LINDSAY
2000 Captain, Huron Cement - Rogers City, MI

CARL LOHRMANN
2000 Oiler, Wilson - Sebewaing, MI

INGVAR LARSEN
2001 (D) Captain, Huron Cement - Alpena, MI

CLARENCE LAURY
2001 (D) Chief Engineer, Oglebay Norton - Saginaw, MI

STANLEY LESTER
2001(D) 3rd Assistant, Interlake - Marine City, MI

GERALD LING
2001 Chief Engineer, Ford - Ruby, MI

FRANCIS E. LaLONDE
2002 Chief Engineer - Rogers City, MI

NEIL C. LAMB
2003 Captain, Calcite Tugs

FRANCIS LALONDE
2003 Chief Eng., US Steel

GEORGE E. LATARTE
2003 Captain, Pittsburgh

WILLIAM F. LALONDE
2004 (D) A.B. Wheelsman - Rogers City, MI

PATRICK A. LAMB
2004 (D) Chief Engineer - Rogers City, MI

SETH W. LOCKWOOD
2004 Captain - Spruce, MI

Alban Hector LaPrarie
2005 2nd Asst. Engineer - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

Albert LaJoice
2006 Marine Oiler - Mackinaw Transportation Co. - St. Ignace, MI

F. Donald Lamp
2006 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transpportation - Rogers City, MI

Frank Lamp
2006 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transportation Co. - Alpena, MI

John P. Laucks
2006 Bosun - Interlake Steamship Co. - Clarkston, MI

Russell Lamb
2007 Master Tug Captain - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

John A. Leindecker
2007 1st. Asst. Engineer - US Steel - Manitowoc, Wi.

Earl S. LeVeck
2007 Deckwatch - Bradley Transportation Co. - Oak Park, MI

George T. LeVeck
2007 2nd Mate - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, Mi

Louis A. LeVeck
2007 Steward - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

Rodney L. Lamb
2008 Deckhand - Great Lakes Steamship Co. - Harbor Beach, MI

Roger L. Lamb
2008 Wheelsman - Inland Steel - Harbor Beach, MI

John E. Larson
2008 1st. Mate - Bradley Transportation - Millersburg, MI

Laurel Lashbrook
2009 Second Mate - Pittsburgh Stm. Co. - Wales, MI

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DONALD MARTENIES
Stokerman, Bradley Trans. Co

GEORGE J. MARTIN
US Postal Service, J.W. Wesott Co.

MERLE G. MORWAY
 1965 -1974 Watchman, Straights Transit Co. Cheboygan, MI

JOSEPH M. MORWAY
 1950-1961 Watchman, Michigan State Ferry Co. Cheboygan, MI

MANFORD MALANE
1996 Captain Pittsburg Steel Co. Higgins Lake, MI

MARY MacINTYRE
1997 Social Director, Georgian Bay Line, Cass City, MI

FRANK MENO
1998 (D) Capt. Port Huron, MI

EARLE CLARE McARTHUR
1999 Captain Great Lakes Stm. Co. Harbor Beach, MI

KENNETH O. McCLELLAN
1999 (D) First Asst. Eng. American Oil Co. Capac, MI

PETE MADJIWITI
2000 Pilot, Reiss - Lincoln Park, MI

GEORGE MANTHEY
2000 (D) Chief Eng., Interlake - Rocky River, OH

JAMES MANTHEY
2000 Chief Eng., Interlake - Rocky River, OH

RONALD MCGINN
2000 A/B, U.S. Steel - Onaway, MI

EUGENE MCLEAN
2000 Captain, U.S. Steel - Rogers City, MI

CALVIN MEISER
2000 Third Mate, U.S. Steel - West Branch, MI

HARVEY MENSEN
2000 (D) Chief Engineer, Interlake Stm. Co. - Algonac, MI

LOUIS MENSEN
2000 Fleet Engineer, Interlake Stm. Co. - Bay Village, OH

HENRY MURRAY
2000 Captain, Gartland Stm. Co. - Detroit, MI

RUSSELL M. McCARTNEY
2002 Captain - Algonac, MI

GEORGE R. MARQUARDT
2002 Chief Engineer - Mount Clemens, MI (D)

JOE G. MILLER
2003 (D) 1st Mate, US Steel

WILLIAM S. MILLER, JR.
2003 (D) 1st Mate, US Steel

RAYMOND W. MODRZYNSKI
2003 Captain, US Steel

RICHARD J. MCDONALD
2004 Chief Engineer - Rogers City, MI

LANCEILOT MCGINN
2004 (D) Steward - Onaway, MI

ROBERT J. MCGINN
2004 (D) Wheelsman - Onaway, MI

OSCAR R. MILLER
2004 (D) Captain - Rogers City, MI

DONALD M. MONROE
2004 (D) Captain - Rogers City, MI

Arthur Martin
2005 2nd. Cook - Bradley Transportation Co. - Gaylord, MI

Frank L. Mays
2005 Deckwatch - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Charles F. Miller
2005 Chief Engineer - US Steel - Alpena, MI

Leopold J. Mulka
2005 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Harold D. Muth
2005 Captain - US Coast Guard - Bradenton, Florida

Alexander Malocha
2006 Captain - Bradley Transportation - Roger City, MI

Ernest G. Marcotte
2007 3rd Mate - Bethlehem Steel - Pontiac, MI

Peder G. Moe
2007 1st. Asst. Engineer - Detroit Sulphite - Alpena, MI

Rae P. Morgan
2007 Chief Engineer - American Steamship - Rogers City, MI

Floyd MacDougall
2008 Oiler - Bradley Transportation - Cheboygan, MI

Carl H. Meyers
2008 Captain - Interlake Steamship - Dearborn, MI

Dennis "Bud" Meredith
2009 Deckhand - Bradley Trans. Co - Metz, MI

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RUDOLPH NOGA
1998 (D) Captain, Reiss Fleet, Algonac, MI

HENRY NEVIETT
2000 (D) Oiler, Henry B. Smith - Munger, MI

RICHARD NIELSEN
2001(D) Superintendent Ship Equipment, Interlake - Rocky River, OH

Sherman P. Neill
2005 Captain - T. J. McCarthy Steamship Co. - Ravensden, Arkansas

Henry R. Newhouse
2005 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, Mi . William "Bill" Newhouse
2006 Stokerman - Huron Portland Cement - Alpena, Mi

Gerald Moe Nokland
2007 Oiler - Huron Portland Cement - Long Lake, MI

Gilbert J. Nokland
2007 Chief Engineer - Huron Portland Cement - Alpena, MI

Donald E. Nauts
2008 Captain - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Gerald Neville
2009 Captain - Hanna Fuel Co.- Sault Ste. Marie, MI

Herman Nelson
2009 Captain - James Davis Co. - Port Huron, MI

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PAT OWENS
1996 Captain Ford Fleet Interlake Stm. Co.

ALFRED OLSEN
1999 Wheelsman Oglebay Norton Saginaw, MI

RICHARD OLSEN
2000 Captain, Cleveland Cliffs - Lakeland, Florida

HENRIK G. OLSEN
2002 Lighthouse Keeper - Sterling Heights, MI (D)

Melville W. Orr
2008 Watchman - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

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MALCOLM R. PAPWORTH
Marine Superintendent, Nicholson Transit Company

MALCOLM V. PAPWORTH
3rd Assistant Engineer, Nicholson Transit Company

PAUL E. PEARSON
Marine Engineer, Nicholson US Steel Co.

LOUIS PLOOF
1999 (D) Wheelsman Cleveland Cliffs Omer, MI

ROBERT PEPPARD
2000 Assistant Engineer, Corp. of Eng. - Manitowoc, Wisconsin

JOHN P. PAL
2002 Able Body Seaman - Ashtabula, OH

FRANK F. PETOSKY
2002 Lighthouse Keeper - Trout Lake, MI (D)

MERLIN A. PARDIKE
2004 2nd Engineer - Rogers City, MI

RICHARD L. PEACOCK
2004 Captain - Rogers City, MI

FORREST F. PEARSE
2004 (D) Captain - Rogers City, MI

HARVEY PELTZ
2004 WLC Supervisor Opr. - Rogers City, MI

Glen "Peg" Paradise
2005 Stokerman - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

John "Jack" Paradise
2005 Steward - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

William N. Patchkowski
2006 Stokerman - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Donald R. Peltz
2006 Gateman - American Steamship Co. - South Haven, MI

Wayne E. Portice
2006 Oiler - American Steamship Co, - Sandusky, MI

Robert A. Priefer
2006 Captain - SS Milwaukee Clipper - Muskegon, MI

Franklin C. Plath
2007 Watchman - Oglebay Norton - Hawks, MI

Leo Promo Jr.
2007 Asst. Conveyorman - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Raphael A. Przybyla
2007 Oiler - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Alfred G. Pilarski
2008 2nd Cook - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Gary N. Price
2008 Deckhand - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Clarence J. Purgiel
2008 Deckwatch - Bradley Transportation - Gaylord, MI

Peter A. Poirier
2009 Oiler - Bradley Trans. Co - Rogers City, MI

Douglas Purvis
2009 Captain - Algoma Central Marine - Saulte Ste. Marie, MI

Ivan J. Purvis
2009 Wheelsman - Canada Steamship Line - Saulte Ste. Marie, MI

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ALFRED C. QUADE
Cheif Engineer, Bradley Transportation Company

NORMAN QUAINE
1998 Captain, Bradley Fleet, Rogers City, MI

WILLIAM QUINN
2000 (D) Chief Eng., American Stm. Co. - Detroit, MI

James E. Quaine
2007 1st Mate - American Steamship Co. - Rogers City, MI

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ARNOLD REISNER
1996 Chief Eng. Boland Cornilius Deckerville, MI

LOUIS ROBERTS
1996 Chief Eng. Interlake Stm. Ship Co. Yale, MI

MANCHESTER ROBAJDEK
1998 (D) Wheelsman, U.S. Steel, Cheboygen, MI

ERVIN REISNER
1999 Chief Engineer Interlake Stm. Harbor Beach, MI

GUSTAV REISNER
1999 (D) Chief Engineer Interlake Stm. Manitowoc, Wisconsin

DOUG ROBB
1999 Oiler Columbia Trans. Co. Marine City, MI

ARNOLD ROBERTSON
2000 Captain, Interlake - Alpena, MI

RICHARD ROCHE
2000 Coal Passer, Bethlehem - Port Huron, MI

JAMES RUSSELL
2000 Oiler, U. S. Steel - Essexville, MI

HAROLD RACE
2001(D) Chief Engineer, Steinbrenner - Ashtabula, OH

EDWARD RENDRICK
2001(D) Captain, Interlake - Ashtabula, OH

EUGENE ROWLAND
2001(D) Boiler Engineer, Pittsburg Stm. - Essexville, MI

DUANE R. RICKLE
2002 Chief Engineer - Rogers City, MI

C. "Bud" ROBINSON
2002 Captain - St. Catherine, ONT

C.E. "Eddy" ROBINSON
2002 Captain - St. Catherine, ONT (D)

WILLIAM H. ROBINSON
2002 Captain - St. Catherine, ONT (D)

THEODORE F. RAYHA
2003 Wheelsman, Ford Fleet

WAYNE E. RANDELL
2004 (D) Captain - Rogers City, MI

EARLE L. REYNOLDS
2004 (D) 1st Mate - Alpena, MI .

Victor E. Rickle
2005 Chief Engineer - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Stanley L. Rygwelski
2005 1st Mate - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Norman W. Raymond
2006 Captain - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Larry D. Richard
2007 Deckhand - Bradley Transportation - Alpena, MI

Reinhold F. Radtke
2009 First Asst. Engineer - Bradley Trans. Co. - Roger City, MI

John W. Randall
2009 Wheelsman - Pittsburgh Steamship Co. - Bay City, MI

Frederick Regan
2009 Chief Engineer - Pittsburgh Steamship Co. - Alpena, MI

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JAMES SHOOK
Captain, Shook Transportation Company

JOHN SHOOK
Captain, Shook Transportation Company

RUSSELL SMART
Port Agent, US Steel Company

DAVIS H. STORMS
Captain, US Steel Company

THOMAS A. SYKORA
Deckhand, Cleveland Cliffs Iron Co

ROBERT J. SALTSMAN
Captain, United States Steel

HENNING SODERBLOOM
Oiler, Straits Transit Co. American Steamship

CHARLES L. STEPHENS
Asst. Conveyorman, Co.

ED SKUDLAREK
 1951 -1959 2nd Asst. Eng. Bradley Transportation, Posen, MI

WILLIAM J. STEELE
 1906 -1936 Chief Motor Machinist's Mate USLSS/USCG. Rogers City, MI

GEORGE SEIDL
1996 (D) Chief Eng. Interlake Stm. Ship Co.

JOHN SUCHARSKI
1997(D) Captain, Boblo, Cheboygan, MI

JAMES R. STAFFORD
1998 (D) Captain, Huron Cement Co., Alpena, MI

FRANK SADLAK
1999 (D) Wheelsman Boland Cornelius Standish, MI

LOUIS SADLAK
1999 (D) Oiler Boland Cornelius Lansing, MI

CHARLES G. SCHMIDT
1999 (D) Chief Engineer Nickelson Trans. Co. Detroit, MI

FLOYD SCHOCK
1999 Oiler Interlake Stm. Port Huron, MI

EDDIE SMITH
1999 Utility Maintenance Oglebay Norton Saginaw, MI

SIDNEY L. SPINNER
1999 Fleet Engineer Columbia Trans. Co. N. Olmstead, OH

ROBERT SIMMONDS
2000 Captain, Interlake - Duluth, Minnesota

BRYCE STAMBAUGH
2000 Chief Engineer, Interlake - Bad Axe, MI

ROBERT STONE
2000 Captain, Huron Cement - Alpena, MI

HARMON STRIETER
2000 Radio Operator, Georgian Bay - Cocoa Beach, Florida

NELSON STURDEVAN
2000 Warehouse Manager, U.S. Steel - Port Huron, MI

WAYNE SELKE
2001 Wheelsman, U.S. Steel - Rogers City, MI

GLEN SHAW
2001 Captain, Tugboat - Detour, MI

JOE SINGLETON
2001 (D) Wheelsman, Interlake - Lantana, Florida

JOHN SWANSON
2001 Wheelsman, Nickolson - Sanilac, MI

GEORGE SCHULTE
2002 1st Mate - Port Hope, MI

SYLVESTER SOBECK
2003 Chief Eng., US Steel

DALE S. SORGENFREI
2003 Wheelsman, US Steel

HENRY C. SORRELLS
2003 (D) Captain, US Steel

ELJAY A. SHOWERS
2004 (D) 2nd Cook - Alpena, MI

HARRY C. SORGATT
2004 (D) Stokerman - Rogers City, MI

TERRY SORGATT
2004 Asst. Conveyorman - Rogers City, MI

PAUL F. STONE
2004 (D) Captain - Rogers City, MI

JOHN SZCZEROWSKI
2004 Captain - Rogers City, MI

WALTER C. SZYMONIAK
2004 Captain - Millersburg, MI

Bernard Schefke
2005 Porter - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Alfred D. Schmucker
2005 Wheelsman - Pittsburgh Steamship Co. - Stryker, OH

Everett W. Shay
2005 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

William L. Shay
2005 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transportation - Duluth, Mn.

William C. Sketcher
2005 Chief Engineer - Great Lakes Fleet - Lorain, OH

Keith E. Smith
2005 Chief Engineer - US Steel - Sault Ste. Marie, MI

Frank E. Sager
2005 Sailor & Supervisor - WLC Ship/Shore Radio - Rogers City, MI

Edward Schultz
2006 Steward - Bradley Transportation, 1933 - 1950 - Rogers City, MI

Gary A. Shadbolt
2006 Chief Engineer - Interlake Steamship Co. - Rogers City, MI

Clarence H. Strezelecki
2006 1st Mate - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Gary L. Strezelecki
2006 Watchman- US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Charles Robert Schepler
2007 Captain - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

William F. Schepler
2007 Captain - Arnold Lines - Mackinaw City, MI

George P. Sobeck
2007 2nd Cook - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

David R. Szymanski
2007 Oiler - Oglebay Norton - Alpena, MI

Keith H. Schuler
2008 3rd Asst. Engineer - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Arnold V. Specht
2008 Chief Engineer - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Leo W. Specht
2008 Chief Engineer - Railroad Car Ferries - St. Ignace, MI

Ralph A. Schalk
2009 Conveyorman - Bradley Transportation Co - Rogers City, MI

Alex "Shine" Selke
2009 Wheelsman - Bradley Transportation Co - Rogers City, MI

James "Shine Jr. " Selke
2009 Porter - Bradley Transportation Co - Rogers City, MI

James Selke
2009 Wheelsman - Bradley Transportation Co - Rogers City, MI

William Spengler
2009 Watchman - Columbia Transportation Co - Toledo, OH

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GEORGE TEN EYCK
Captain, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co

JOHN CHARLES TEN EYCK JR.
Captain, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co

JOHN CHARLES TEN EYCK SR.
Captain, Independent Contractor

PHILLIP TEN EYCK
Chief Engineer, Great Lakes Towing Co.

JACK R. THOMPSON
 1957 - 2006 Captain/Mate, Hydrographic Survey Co. Rogers City, MI

WILLIAM TRAPP
 1879 - 1941 Captain US Life Saving & US Coast Guard Service, Rogers City, MI

DONALD THUROW
1997 U.S. Coast Guard, Huron Lightship, Port Huron, MI

ROBERT T. TAMLYN
1999 Chief Engineer Mackinaw Trans. Co. St. Ignace, MI

GORDON TRAINOR
1999 (D) Wheelsman Mackinaw Trans. Co St. Ignace, MI

JOHN THOMPSON
2000 (D) Chief Engineer, U.S. Steel - Rogers City, MI

ROBERT E. TAMLYN
2003 (D) Captain, Mackinaw Trans.

GERALD L. TULGETSKE
2003 Wheelsman, US Steel

ROLAND F. TULGETSKE
2003 (D) Stokerman, Carl Bradley

WARREN TOUSSAINT
2004 Chief Warrant Officer - Oshkosh, WI.

Milton P. TenEyck
2006 Captain - 57 yrs. with Cleveland Cliffs Iron Co. - Toledo, OH

John Stuart TenEyck
2006 Captain - Great lakes Towing - Sault Ste. Marie, MI

Leon R. Truman
2007 Coalpasser - Bethlehem Steel - Toledo, OH

Earl P. Tulgetske
2008 Wheelsman - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

Walter Tulgetske
2009 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transportation Co. - Rogers City, MI

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Louis P. Urban
2007 Conveyorman - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

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JERRY L VERNON
Motor Machinist, United States Coast Guard

CLAUDE A. VOGELHEIM
Watchman , United States Steel

JOSEPH A. VALENTIN
 1871 - 1915 Captain, US Life Saving & US Coast Guard Service, Rogers City, MI

JOHN VIEIRA
1996 (D) Captain Erie Sand and Gravel Saginaw, MI

ROBERT C. VANDERLAKE
1999 (D) Captain Reiss Stm. Co. Port Huron, MI

ROBERT M. VELDMAN
1999 (D) Captain Pilot Harbor Beach, MI

RICHARD J. VIEAU
2003 Ass't Conveyorman, US Steel

Edward "Chick" Vallee
2007 Conveyorman - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Herman A. Vogler
2008 1st Mate - Bradley Transportation - Roger City, MI

Randy F. Veihl
2008 Wheelsman - US Steel - Onaway, MI

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LORNE A. WARCZINSKY
Chief Engineer, American Steamship

GORDON R. WINLAND
 Deckwatch, Bethlehem Steel

ALBERT P. WIEME
 1938 - 1966 Watchman, Bethlehem Steel Co. Knife River, MN

VICTOR WINKEL
1996 Third Mate Wilson Transit Co. Harbor Beach, MI

LOUIS WITSKE
1997 Deckhand, Nickelson, Bay City, MI

LAUREN C.S. WHITE
1998 Shipbuilder, Great Lakes Engineering, Grosse Isle, MI

LEONARD L. WILKOWSKI
1998 (D) Captain, Wilson Transit Co., Harbor Beach, MI

ALBERT G. WAURNZYNIAK
1999 (D) Captain Interlake Stm. Detroit, MI

DENNIS F. WHITE
1999 Wheelsman Inland Steel Harbor Beach, MI

MARVIN O. WEISS
2003 Captain, Detroit Marine Supply

Leonard M. Werda
2005 Chief Engineer - Inland Lakes - Alpena, MI

Nyle R. Wickersham
2006 1st. Mate - US Steel - Rogers City, MI

Eric E. Winter
2008 Chief Engineer - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

Gerhard "Doc" Winkel
2009 Third Mate - Kinsman Marine Transit - Harbor Beach, MI

Helmuth "Mutt" Winkel
2009 First Mate - Wilson Transport Co. - Harbor Beach, MI

Victor Winkel
2009 Second Mate - Pittsburgh Steamship Co. - Harbor Beach, MI

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ANTHONY J. YARCH
2003 (D) Chief Engr., MI Limestone

JULIAN J. YARCH
2003 (D) Conveyorman Eng., US Steel

ROBERT L. YORK
2003 (D) Oiler, Inland Steel

WILLIAM B. YORK
2003 3rd Ass't. Engr., Cleveland Cliffs

John Yarch
2007 Wheelsman - Bradley Transportation - Rogers City, MI

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Gerald E. Zimmer
2006 Chief Engineer - Interlake Steamship Co. - Rogers City, MI

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