Shenandoah County Library Archives

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William H. Groff, Hugh H. Grandstaff, and Hugh "Hughie" O. Grandstaff

Files

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Dublin Core

Title

William H. Groff, Hugh H. Grandstaff, and Hugh "Hughie" O. Grandstaff

Subject

Grandstaff, Hugh O.
Grandstaff, Hugh H.
Groff, William H.
Soldiers - United States - Virginia - Shenandoah County

Description

Portrait of (left to right): "Hughie" O. Grandstaff, his father, Hugh H. Grandstaff, and William H. Groff. this photograph represents several wars and conflicts. Hugh H. Grandstaff served in the Spanish-American War, the Philippine Insurrection (1899-1902), and World War I. Bill Groff (who was a chaplain) served in WWI and WWII. "Hughie" served in WWII. Hugh H. is holding a photo of his ancestor, Captain Koontz, who served in the Civil War. Bill Groff married Hugh H. Grandstaff's niece.

Hughie and Groff served in the US Army during World War Two, the latter as a chaplain.

Creator

Morrison Studio

Source

Morrison Studio Collection - Shenandoah County Historical Society

Publisher

Shenandoah County Library

Date

January 1946

Contributor

Identified by Daisy Grandstaff who was the wife of Hugh H. and the stepmother of Hughie O. Grandstaff. She has the same portrait at home.

Rights

IN COPYRIGHT - NON-COMMERCIAL USE PERMITTED

Relation

Same subjects as in Morrison Photo 02387.

Identifier

002386

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Glass Negatives

Citation

Morrison Studio, “William H. Groff, Hugh H. Grandstaff, and Hugh "Hughie" O. Grandstaff,” Shenandoah County Library Archives, accessed May 28, 2024, https://archives.countylib.org/items/show/27114.

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