United States

In Des Moines, Iowa 19-year-old Dewey Grant Wishard enlists with the US Navy and serves as seaman (1st class) until 28 August 1919. After the war he became a janitor and married a Florence Crane in 1921. Six years later he re-enlisted and served a further year in the Navy before being discharged from service following a medical examination. Dewey died in Knoxville, Iowa aged 72 on 29 January 1971. He ‘may’ be part of tree WIS0016.