Herman Thorn Jr

It seems that lurking in the folders of my brother’s military research, there is a possible photo of Herman Thorn Jr. I’m terribly excited to see this as it’s my only sighting of him. Of course the poor young man drowned escorting prisoners across the Colorado River at about the age of twenty six, so he never got have a family of his own.

In a previous post, I outlined as much of his military history as I could find. I’ll see if I can get a higher res phtoto, but here is a sneak peek.

Herman Thorn Jr

4 comments

Leave a Reply to mdepierres Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s