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Weehawken, New Jersey Firefighters 1891-1999

Names and information on over 500 firefighters who served Weehawken, New Jersey as paid or volunteers from the time the department was founded until it closed in 1999 to become the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue.

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Civil War Veterans Buried in G.A.R. Memorial Plot in Bayview-New York Bay Cemetery, Jersey City

Transcription of Burial Index for interments in G.A.R. Memorial Plot, Gilliam Van Houten Post No. 3, 94 Belmont Avenue, Jersey City

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Hudson County WWII First Round Draftees

Index of nearly 170 young men from Hudson County New Jersey drawn in the first round draft lottery in 1940

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West New York Memorial High School Yearbook "The Humanist"

Names of graduates from West New York Memorial High School in the 1920s have been indexed in this database. Currently the June 1922 and January 1923 graduates have been indexed.

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West New York Veterans
of World War II

The West New York Veterans of WWII database of 1,950 names was provided thanks to the efforts of the West New York Library's Estela Longo, Alan Ballester, and Weiliang Lai from a series of 3 anonymously donated scrapbooks of newspaper clippings featuring those in the database. The library's Website:

The page numbers referenced in the database refer to an image number showing the original newspaper clipping. These original clippings are available for viewing online.


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