Milton Sweeney Colweel

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Mr. Colwell, formerly a mechanical engineer, died in 1967. In preparing this narrative about his maternal grandfather he was assisted by his brother, Hubert Emmett Colwell, a retired army officer who lives in Stuyvesant, New York.

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June 1969

“Granther” Sweeney worked on the railroad—and if duty demanded it, he’d rather fight than switch