The Curious Case of Dr. Charles H. Miller

Dr. Charles H. Miller grew up in Lykenstown, PA in the decade before the Civil War.


“Wiconisco Marine killed on Saipan” – July 7, 1944

Corporal Raymond Holwig died during the fight for the strategically important Pacific Island in July 1944.

“All the coal crackers are here together” – Lykens Soldiers Write Home in December 1917

In a series of letters published by the Lykens Standard, we see the lives and perspectives of World War 1 soldiers from Central Pennsylvania.