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Bluffton's summer of '44

Boy Scout Troop 56 ready for cam

It’s the summer of 1944. Bluffton Boy Scout Troop 56 poses for a photo on the steps of the elementary school prior to departing for a week of summer camp at Shawnee Camps, now Camp Lakota, near Defiance.

Back row: Scoutmaster A.C. Burcky

Second row from left: Assistant scoutmaster Charles Triplehorn, Ronald Diller, Gene Patterson, and assistant scoutmaster Donavan Augsburger.

Front row from left: John Bauman, Bob Bixel, Bill Burcky, Eugene Hankish, Dean Sommers.



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