|Posted:||February 25, 2015 03:18 PM|
|From:||Representative Tommy Sankey|
|To:||All House members|
|Subject:||Designating a Bridge as the 1st Lieutenant Wendell Elbert Ross Memorial Bridge (formerly HB 1818 of 2014)|
|In the near future, I will be introducing legislation on that portion of State Route 3005 over the West Branch Susquehanna River, Greenwood Township, Clearfield County, as the 1st Lieutenant Wendell Elbert Ross Memorial Bridge.
1st Lieutenant Wendell Elbert Ross was born in Lumber City, Pennsylvania, and bravely served in Company B, 141st Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Division of the United States Army during World War II.
While heroically serving his country, 1st Lieutenant Ross was killed by sniper fire in Italy on February 11, 1944.
Former Co-sponsors of HB1818: AUMENT, BARRAR, BENNINGHOFF, BIZZARRO,
BROOKS, CALTAGIRONE, CAUSER, CLYMER, COHEN, D. COSTA, COX,
DELOZIER, DENLINGER, DiGIROLAMO, EMRICK, EVERETT, FARINA,
FARRY, GILLEN, GINGRICH, GODSHALL, GOODMAN, GROVE, HAGGERTY,
HAHN, C. HARRIS, HEFFLEY, HELM, HENNESSEY, HICKERNELL, JAMES,
KIM, KORTZ, KULA, LUCAS, MAHONEY, MAJOR, MARSHALL, MARSICO,
METZGAR, MICOZZIE, MILLARD, MURT, OBERLANDER, PICKETT,
READSHAW, REED, REGAN, ROCK, SAINATO, SONNEY, TALLMAN, TOEPEL
Introduced as HB817