William Norval Sherwood, Age 93 – Arizona Silver Belt
William Norval Sherwood, age 93 – Arizona Silver Belt
William Norval Sherwood, age 93 of Globe, Arizona passed away on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at John C. Lincoln Hospital.
He was born in St. Johns, Ariz. on September 27, 1924, the son of Sophronia (Brown) and Dan Junius Sherwood.
In 1943 he came to Globe to work at Pinto Valley when it was being built. While here he met Barbara Lee Graham. Later that year he joined the Marines and a year later came back on a 48 hour leave to marry Barbara. He was then sent overseas for two years in the Pacific. He landed the troops on Iwo Jima.
After World War II he …