Monthly Archives: May, 2015

Tribute to a Soldier – Vernon F. Cummings

Tribute to a Soldier – Vernon F. Cummings  There is a stone set flat into the earth at Emery Cemetery east of Phillips, WI. An American flag waves alongside. Vernon F. Cummings it reads. October 7, 1919 to May 8, 1944. He was just over 24 years old.   Vernon was raised in Emery township, the …

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