For many years, Lloyd V. Tuttle contributed historic photos and information to the Defiance Crescent-News for his column, "A Backward Glance." The loyal workers of the Defiance Machine Works were named in this undated clip.
"THESE MEN served with the old Defiance Machine Works through three wars and had a combined total service of 450 years. The picture was taken in March, 1943.
Standing are, from left: Otis Ensign, Fay Martin, Claude Ensign, T. Fahey, E. Steffel, and O. Pickering; and seated, Fred Miller, F. Houck, Charles Ensign and E. Miller."