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Carlton High School Service Flag

The Oregonian, 14 Apr 1918, page 24

A service flag was dedicated to 23 of the former high school students of Carlton Or., Wednesday afternoon.

The flag, with its 23 stars, was carried by Lillie Wymann, Eva Wiser, Jessie Hoffman and Fay Boothby, as "The Star-Spangled Banner" was played by the high school orchestra, led by E. M. Haley, superintendent of schools.

Miss Lillie Wymann formally dedicated the flag. The dedication was followed by a response by Alvin Pearson. The programme included patriotic songs, vocal solos, readings and piano numbers.

Those honored by the flag are:

  • Holson Prichett
  • Jerry Wymann
  • Elmo Hoffman
  • Earl Fouts
  • Theodore Holloway
  • Eldon Sutfin
  • Arlie Hoffman
  • Lester McCurry
  • Fred Coffeene
  • Cecil Kelsey
  • Carl Fouts
  • Dean Boothby
  • Reo Westfall
  • Ralph Wiser
  • George Day
  • William Wills
  • Milton York
  • Paul Wiser
  • Leo Johnson
  • Albert McGinnis
  • Frank York
  • Albert McCurry
  • Wilbur Wills