|Birth: ||Feb. 4, 1898|
|Death: ||Sep. 7, 1971|
Ira M. Bollman served as a Private in Company H, 110th U.S. Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division, United States Army during World War I.
He was originally from Everett, Pennsylvania.
He was a recipient of the Purple Heart.
A native of Everett, Pennsylvania, Ira M. Bollman was a son of Abraham and Ida (Penrod) Bollman.
He was a member of the United Brethren Church in Everett. He and his wife came to Adams County in 1954. He served for a number of years as Veterans Affairs Administrator for Adams County. He was associated with Veterans Affairs activities most of his life.
He was a veteran of World War I service with the U.S. Army, and was an officer of the Disabled American Veterans of Pennsylvania, a member of the Gettysburg VFW, the Albert J. Lentz Post of the American Legion, and was a life member of the Mt. Kisco, New York Elks Lodge.
He was survived by his wife, the former Iva Horton, to whom he had been wed 28 years; a brother, Luther Bollman of Riddlesburg; and a sister, Mrs. Lena Hoover of Bedford.
(From THE GETTYSBURG TIMES, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, September 7, 1971)
NOTE: Many thanks to Find A Grave member Mary Hall Miller for providing the obituary for Ira Bollman, and for information on his parents.
Abraham Grant Bollman (1863 - 1932)
Ida L Penrod Bollman (1873 - 1916)
Iva Elizabeth Horton Bollman (1901 - 1996)
Luther T. Bollman (1896 - 1979)*
Ira M. Bollman (1898 - 1971)
Lena Mae Bollman Hoover (1900 - 1972)*
Alice Roberta Bollman Veach (1902 - 1966)*
Alverna L. Bollman Heeter (1904 - 1960)*
IRA M BOLLMAN
PVT CO H 110 INF 28 DIV
WORLD WAR I PH
FEB 4 1898 SEPT 7 1971
Note: Recipient of the Purple Heart
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Plot: Annex, Site #I-62
Created by: Karl Stelly
Record added: Jul 15, 2010
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