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Newton Orndorff

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Title

Newton Orndorff

Subject

Orndorff, Newton Jasper (1918-1999)
Sailors - United States - Virginia - Shenandoah County
Military personnel - United States - Virginia - Shenandoah County

Description

Portrait of Newton Jasper Orndorff in his U.S. Navy uniform. Newton served during WWII and his uniform indicates his rank was Petty Officer Third Class and his job was as a shipfitter. Shipfitters fabricated and laid out metal for building and repairing ships.

Newton was born in Cedar Creek to Porter Field and Margaret Sue (Robinson) Orndorff. He married Agnes Molly Lineweaver and together they had a son, Steve, and a daughter, Yvonne. For years, Newton worked at the Northern Virginia Daily office in Strasburg. Newton lived in Woodstock when he died.

Creator

Morrison Studio

Source

Morrison Studio Collection - Shenandoah County Historical Society

Publisher

Shenandoah County Library

Date

ca 1940s

Contributor

Identified by Graham Conner who worked with the subject at the Northern Virginia Daily Offices in Strasburg.

Rights

IN COPYRIGHT - NON-COMMERCIAL USE PERMITTED

Identifier

004602

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Glass Negative

Citation

Morrison Studio, “Newton Orndorff,” Shenandoah County Library Archives, accessed June 17, 2024, https://archives.countylib.org/items/show/33825.

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