"Like" us on Facebook

See This Week’s AdZone

Upcoming Events

GHS sports, civic groups, events, reminders and more.
View Full Page Calendar

Click a News Category:

Visit Gallatin R-5 Schools

Community Links

Check out various websites
for the Gallatin community.
Click Here

Get a map of Gallatin

Printer friendly descriptions:
City Map / City Profile

Here’s why Wilbur wasn’t on the list

by Darryl Wilkinson

by Darryl Wilkinson

If you recall, last week I wrote about the trouble with publishing lists. I reprinted information from the Dec. 18, 1944, Gallatin Democrat about World War II veteran Wilbur Salmon. The headline, “First Life Lost In New War” accompanied photo and article describing a young man from Coffey killed in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

Wilbur Salmon’s name is not on the list

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Leave a Reply