Notes for Irene Elizabeth KNAUSS

Very active with the YWCA - She was secretary and later director of the woman’s residence.

She was active in the Church Women United.

She was President of the PTA

Taught Sunday School for many years at the St. John's United Church of Christ in Harrisburg.

Notes for James Solomon KOURY

James was a Second Class Radio Man in the Navy Reserves during World War II, from July 1944 to June 1946. He worked on the U.S.S. Winston, an AKA-94 Boat, as a radar operator. His boat escorted the troop ships. Jim earned the American Campaign Medal, Amphibious Forces Insignia, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.

James was very active at the Market Square Presbyterian Church in Harrisburg, PA. He held positions in the church of Deacon, Trustee, and Elder.

James was very active with community organizations such as the Harrisburg Consistory, Tall Cedars, Zembo Shrine, and was also a member of the Mason Perseverance Lodge #21.

James was the doctor for the Harrisburg Dairies Milk Company.

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