Information about our Post’s namesake.

More information about Pvt. Paul E. Herrick can be found on these websites:

Missing Marines  –  Paul’s information is way at the bottom of the page. The author of the Missing Marines website has a link to a book he wrote at the top of the page.   Give that link a click, it looks very interesting.



Photos from the USS Arizona Memorial

Paul grew up in Kenosha and graduated from Kenosha High School in 1939. He joined the Marines soon afterwards.

Paul’s boyhood home near Lincoln Park