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Andrew Mikita and the Men of Dravo Digger No. 9

Andrew Mikita and the Men of Dravo Digger No. 9

Andrew Mikita, standing with hands in pocket, far left.

Andrew was born Dec 12, 1912 in Numine, Pa., son of Joseph and Mary Mikita, Ukrainian immigrants. Joseph was a coalminer.

Left to right: Andrew Mikita, unknown, Boss Lehman?, unknown (standing behind Boss Lehman?), "Pick" Barnett?, James Stobart, unknown, and Gerald McDade, sitting, far right.

Dravo Digger No. 9 traveled up and down the Ohio river dredging sand and gravel from the river bottom.

Submitted by Donna Frye, daughter of Andrew Mikita and niece of James Stobart


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