FITCH, HURSHEL HUMES

 

 

HERSHEL HUMES FITCH, born Feb. 9, 1890 and died in 1968.   He graduated from Purdue University in 1913.   He served in World War I in the U. S. Navy.  He married Mabel Catherine Snyder.   Hershel worked as a chief engineer for the Auburn Foundry, Inc.   They had two sons, Stephen David Fitch and James Sterling Fitch.

 

 

 

 

 

FITCH, JAMES STERLING

 

 

 

 

 

James Sterling Fitch, son of Hershel, was born May 18, 1923.  He attended Auburn Schools and after graduation he entered the U. S. Army in Feb. 1943.   James trained with a mountain ski troop at Camp Hale, Colorado, and later served with the 71st Artillery Division in Germany.  He served 1943 to 1946.   James married Joanne Lois Miller.   They are the parents of two sons, James Sterling Fitch, Jr. and Mark Warren Fitch.

 

 

FITCH, STEPHEN DAVID

 

 

 

 

 

Stephen David Fitch, son of Hershel was in the United States Navy in World War II. 

 

 

FITCH, JAMES STERLING, JR.

 

 

James Sterling Fitch, Jr., son of James, was in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War.   Her served from 1967 to 1971.