Home | Mission & Goals | Meeting Schedule | Search | Contact Us | Submit A Story | Links

  World War II Honor Roll

Roger I. Zurgable

Date of Induction-August 19, 1942,
Branch of service-Navy
Trained at Notre Dame, Indiana; San Diego, California
Date of Embarkation-August 19, 1943
Served in Southern and Central Pacific
Engagements-Bougainville; Rabaul; Gilberts, Tarawa; Marshalls, Kwajalein; Truk; Southern New Guinea, Wewak; Northern New Guinea, Sansapor, Morotai;
 Leyte; Okinawa; Lingayen
Medals Earned-American Defense Ribbon; Asiatic-Pacific Theatre Ribbon;
 Philippine Liberation Ribbon; Victory
Returned to States-January 31, 1945
Discharged-April 5, 1946, Washington, D. C.
Served-3 years, 2 months
Present occupation-Farm Equipment Dealer
Parents-Mr, and Mrs. Thomas Zurgable (deceased)
Wife-Irene Shorb Zurgable
Son-Roger Jeffrey

Read the history of Zurgable Brothers hardware store

If you knew this individual, and would like to see them remembered in
the next History of Emmitsburg, Please send us any stories or
anecdotes about them to us at: history@emmitsburg.net

Ruth Richards': Emmitsburg During World War II
LtCdr Hillman's: 50 Yard Line Seats for a Show I Would Rather Have Missed

Revolutionary War Honor Roll
Civil War Honor Roll
World War I Honor Roll
World War II Honor Roll