In Memoriam: Philipstown

Memorial crosses on the St. Mary’s Lawn (Photo by Michael Turton)

The men remembered here died during their wartime service, either during combat or from disease or accidents. The list is taken from the memorial at Main and Chestnut streets, Cold Spring.

World War I

Percy W. Arnold
Edward Burns
George A. Casey
Charles N. Clainos
Charles DeRham Jr.
John R. Fisher
Clarence Fahnestock
James Harvey Hustis
J. Paulding Murdock

A Memorial Day ceremony in Cold Spring shortly after the end of World War II. Father Leo Ryan of Our Lady of Loretto and the Rev. Elbert Floyd-Jones of St. Mary’s led the ceremony, and the Haldane band provided music.

World War II

Martin E. Adams
Edward Budney
H. Ellis Bowden
Gerald Dale
Warren Eitner
W. Russel Farrell
Ralph Fleming
Arthur Gilman
Walter Glanville
Thomas Lutz
Stanley Matthews
Anthony Nastasi
Allen W. Olsen
Joseph V. Richardson
Lester B. Roberts
Arthur Warren


Aldon Asherman
John Bennett
Keith Livermore

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