World War II

Beaugh signs WWII B-17 wing panel

George Beaugh signs the wing panel while Mike Jerrell, left, and Keith Ellefson, right, take photos. Jerrell and Ellefson traveled to Morgan City to get Beaugh’s signature on the wing panel. The pair went to Baton Rouge Wednesday to get another veteran to sign the panel.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

World War II veteran George Beaugh became the 104th person to sign a piece of history that will eventually be displayed at Hill Aerospace Museum at Hill Air Force Base in Utah.

Brothers reflect on WWII service, meeting in Philippines after war

Richard Romaire, left, and Ferris Romaire talk Wednesday about their military service during World War II while at Richard Romaire’s home in Morgan City.
--The Daily Review/Photos by Zachary Fitzgerald

MORGAN CITY — Though Richard Romaire and Ferris Romaire served thousands of miles apart during World War II, the brothers reunited after the war ended when both were stationed in the Philippines.

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