Walter ‘Dutch’ Notman
In World War II, the following served:
Stan Kruse (Kruszewski)
In Vietnam, the following served:
The following were veterans who served but were fortunate to miss a war era:
Four of the aforementioned players deserve special note, as they sacrificed their lives in the line of duty.
Wilmeth Sidat-Singh was a member of the Tuskegee Airman, and was killed in a training accident when his plane crashed into Lake Michigan in 1943.
Charles Taggart was a member of the US Navy serving aboard the USS Frederick C. Davis, and was killed when his ship was torpedoed by a German U-Boat on April 24, 1945. Taggart and 115 crew members perished.
John Cronauer was killed in World War I in 1918.
Joe Minsavage was killed in World War II on June 19, 1943 when his ship was attacked and he was lost at sea.