Monthly Archives: October 2011

Master Sgt. Master Sgt. Henry (Red) Erwin, Medal of Honor recipient

(Information from: Air Force Enlisted Heritage Institute and military personnel records.) Master Sgt. Henry Erwin, Medal of Honor recipient, saved the lives of his comrades during an attack on Koriyama, Japan, April 12, 1945. He was the radio operator of … Continue reading

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Scottish friend

Ralph Nielson, a good friend of mine is from Scotland, and his family still resides there.  Before arriving on our shores to manage St. Kilda USA, (St Kilda only has three outlets in the world that I am aware of, Edinburgh, … Continue reading

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Updated links for missing Baby Lisa Irwin

Here is a consolidated list of some stories regarding missing baby Lisa Irwin. http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504083_162-20121276-504083.html http://abcnews.go.com/US/missing-baby-lisa-top-defense-attorney-representing-parents/story?id=14752818 http://www.foxnews.com/us/2011/10/17/missouri-national-guard-joins-search-for-missing-baby-lisa-irwin/    

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Did You Know…

Did you know that our Clan has it’s own family song? Well we do!! It is called PLANXTY IRWIN (IRVINE), and yes I have a copy of it. What is a Planxty?   “Planxty” is a word used by the classic … Continue reading

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Patrick Irwin Medal Of Honor Recipient

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to  IRWIN, PATRICK  Rank and Organization: First Sergeant, Company H, 14th Michigan Infantry. Place and Date: At Jonesboro, Ga., 1 September 1864. … Continue reading

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Mayor of Pittsburgh

I’m from Pittsburgh, and my Grandfather, after arriving from Ireland settled finally in Seldom Seen/West End of Pittsburgh.  He became a Ward chairman for the democratic party.  Maybe I should move back and run the city….  William Wallace Irwin (January … Continue reading

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Baby Irwin still missing;Update

  Here is the latest info: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/12/baby-lisa-irwin-clues_n_1006690.html

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