Monday, December 21, 2015

Oscar

The oldest son of Andrew J. and Cora Halter made an appearance in the Indiana newspapers in 1909, when at the age of 12 he saved his little sister Rose from burning in a fire.
Newspapers.com, Indianapolis Star, 13 Nov 1909.
Oscar Halter survived the fire and operation. He signed a World War I draft registration card in June 1918.

He also appears in the 1920, 1930 and 1940 US Census in Evansville, Indiana. Oscar died on 23 February 1966.

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