William Casteel/Newcomerstown News
Former Newcomerstown resident Milton Lehman, now of Bolivar, r. and his brother, Bob Lehman, of Canton, recently visited the Newcomerstown Temperance Tavern Museum to view a U.S. Navy uniform that Milton had donated to the museum last year. Both brothers served in the U.S. Navy, as well as an older brother, Fred (deceased) who was in service from 1942-1957. Bob served in the U.S. Navy from 1950-1954 and Milton served from 1954-1957. In 1950, Fred and Bob served together aboard the USS Currituck AV-7. Fred and Milton served together on a jet fighter squadron VF-33 from July 1955 to March 1957. In later years, Bob also served in the U.S. Army from April 1958 and retired in February 1975.