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Russellville resident Norris Siebert learned about electronics while working with missile systems in the U.S. Army during the late 1950s.

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Local veteran worked with missile systems while serving in Army

During the 1950s, a growing economy fueled many a young person’s hopes and dreams for the future. But with the military draft in full force, the possibility of serving in the nation’s armed forces remained a somewhat inevitable circumstance. Born and raised on a farm in rural Moniteau County, Russellville resident Norris Siebert began working at Tambke’s Service Station upon his graduation from Russellville High School in 1953.


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