World War II

William Joseph Hughes Served in the 15th AAF B-17 20th Squadron, 2nd Bombardment Group, 5th Wing, Amendola Air Base, Foggia, Italy  The book Bloody Skies: A 15th AAF B-17 Crew: How They Lived and Died Paperback – April 1, 1999 by Melvin … Continue reading

Civil War Service

I have found the following information about my Ancestors’ Civil War Service Charles Lycurgus Hatch (Born: 12 Feb 1931, Died 1910?): Charles L Hatch enlisted on 09 Nov 1861 as a Private in the Union Army, Company K, 10th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment. … Continue reading

Alice March – Oral History

The Armenian Genocide – Nana’s Oral History Tapes Note:  This article was written by Jenee Hughes (My Daughter) for a class at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA.   I have only corrected the spelling of Nana’s birth first name … Continue reading

Finger Print on Door Knob and a Mother’s Memory of a Voice Identify Murderer

This is article I found about my Grandfather – Erl Hatch – murderer’s trail.  Finger Print on Door Knob and a Mother’s Memory of a Voice Identify Murderer, 1930 A blurred finger print, and a mother’s memory of two short … Continue reading

The Los Angeles Lonesome Club

Note:  I found this post on the WordPress blog “Paradise Leased” It’s about the Los Angeles Lonesome Hearts Club which my Great Grandfather Melvin Hatch MD started.  Paradise Leased is a website by Steve Vaught about Historic Hollywood and Southern California Architecture, … Continue reading