92-year-old visits grave of area man he served under at Pearl Harbor

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Posted: August 23, 2013

The Winchester Star

Veteran and Pearl Harbor survivor Durward Swanson, 92, and Jerry Kremer pose at the grave of Kremer’s great uncle, Dallas Kremer, in Mount Hebron Cemetery. (Photo by Ginger Perry/The Winchester Star)
Durward Swanson, who was 20 years old when he enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps, is pictured in uniform.
Photo provided by Jerry Kremer
World War II veteran Durward Swanson, 92, visits the final resting place of fellow Pearl Harbor survivor Master Sgt. Dallas Moler Kremer in Mount Hebron Cemetery on Tuesday. Kremer is pictured in uniform with his wife, Elsie, at left, in the 1940s. (Photo by Ginger Perry/The Winchester Star)

WINCHESTER — “He cared about his men,” Durward Swanson said, looking down at the headstone marking the grave of former Master Sgt. Dallas Moler Kremer in Mount Hebron Cemetery.

 

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