Willow Grove No. 10 Mine Disaster 1940

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Date: 16 Mar 1940 [unknown]
Location: St. Clairsville, Belmont County, Ohiomap
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History and Circumstances


72 Lives Lost in the Willow Grove No. 10 Coal Mine Explosion
NameAlt. NameAGEApprox DOBResidence
August, Mike401900Lafferty
Bakosh, Robert321908Neffs
Benson, Cap501890Willow Grove
Bobka, Charles471893Neffs
Bobka, Martin281912Neffs
Bringmann, George241916Bellaire
Carroll, Charles501890St. Clairsville
Celuch, John461894Fairpoint
Chini, David271913Bannock
Clark, Elmer461894Stewartsville
Dalpiaz, Emilio471893Lafferty
Dalpiaz, Joseph381902Lafferty
Daroma, Constantino531887Neffs
Davis, Ray501890Bridgeport
Demkowics, John371903Neffs
Demopolos, John541886Neffs
Dopkiss, Frank361904Maynard
Eastham, Albert361904Neffs
Fendon, Russell371903Neffs
France, Walter501890St. Clairsville
Fulton, George291911Warnock
Gardner, William571883St. Clairsville
Garek, Andrew531887Midway
Garlega, JohnGargola371903Stewartsville
Grimes, Cecil W301910St. Clairsville
Hess, Joe431897Neffs
Hobart, Andy411899Midway
Hrabak, Lawrence461894Maynard
Hynes, Wayne291911St. Clairsville
Jobes, Cornelius251915St. Clairsville
Jones, MitchellJobes441896Midway
Kanopsic, Albert331907St. Clairsville
Kasarda, Paul461894Midway
Kelley, Garrett381902Willow Grove
Klee, Harry381902Neffs
Knapski, John B381902Bannock
Kresach, Joseph W451895Fairpoint
Krotky, Emmet381902Neffs
Kulevich, Paul Jr271913Willow Grove
Lupi, Charles421898Belliare
Mardk, John331907Neffs
Mcfadden, Ross541886Neffs
Mcfetridge, John371903Stewartsville
Miketo, John451895Belmont
Pack, Earl301910Neffs
Pasco, Frank491891Neffs
Passmore, Mark521888Glencoe
Patterson, Edwin341906Bellaire
Paytash, Phillip301910Lafferty
Petran, Steve541886Neffs
Pokerino, Mike301910Bannock
Prosek, Joe301910Bellaire
Richards, John H.441896St. Clairsville
Riddle, Joe521888St. Clairsville
Rinkes, Pete361904St. Clairsville
Roque, Joseph451895St. Clairsville
Roque, Louis421898St. Clairsville
Rudol, Andy341906Neffs
Sanders, Howard521888St. Clairsville
Serdula, Mike621878Midway
Shiller, WilliamSchittek381902Neffs
Sklenicka, Andy261914Fairpoint
Sklenicka, John241916Fairpoint
Slater, Walter291911Bannock
Sutton, Ralph401900St. Clairsville
Taylor, Paul L.281912St. Clairsville
Valocik, Andy311909Neffs
Vrba, Rudolph471893Belliare
Warfield, James581882Neffs
Wasielewski, Stanley521888Lafferty
Wiggins, Clarence351905Bellaire
Zaleski, Ed261914Neffs

Rescue Efforts

Results and Findings


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