William A. Shaeffer, born in Mahanoy City and graduated with the class of 1933 from MCHS. He was a renown trumpet player in the high school band, as well as the local American Legion and Eagles Bands.
He was a Staff/Sgt. Administrative Assistance with the AAF Tactical Center, 621st AAF Base Unit, Orlando, Florida. He supervised 21 men in all postal duties for AAF Headquarters and tactical center. He received several outstanding citations.
Thank you Uncle Bill, for serving your country and keeping us free.