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November 2019

Nov 12

World War II: Lewis R. Billman

The story of Lewis Billman was never fully written. Listed as a WWII casualty in the paper as a Massillon resident, Tech 5 Lewis R. Billman was killed in France during Operation Dragoon. The family thought he was shot down as he parachuted on D-Day. They were unsure where he was laid to rest. His wife, Edna Gantz Billman, had come to the house...
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