Hamilton County

Sgt. Verna Maxine Stewart


Verna Maxine ‘Maxine’ Stewart was born Oct. 28, 1922 to Franklin Histaphus ‘Tassie’ and Lillian Herr Stewart. She died Aug. 19, 2014 in Brunswick, GA.

Sgt. Stewart taught school in Jewell, IA before she joined the Marine Corps. She was stationed at Marine Air Bases at New Bern, NC; Cherry Point, NC; and the Territory of Hawaii.

South Hamilton Record News, Jewell, IA - Jan. 12, 1995