Bill is the brother of Beverly Schoene (Taggart).
From the 1941 Mar-Ken Primary and Junior High School Yearbook:
Bill Schoene was in the fourth grade class in 1941. He made a large drum for combined primary and junior high student’s rhythm band, and he wrote “Our Rhythm Band” for the Yearbook.
From the 1942 Mar-Ken Primary & Junior High School Yearbook:
•Fifth grade Class Predictions: Bill Schoene … A quiet husband.
•Class Ambitions: Bill Schoene … After long pondering Bill decided he just wants to lead a quiet and peaceful life.
From the 1943 Mar-Ken Primary & Junior High School Annual:
Bill Schoene is listed in the 6th Grade.
From the 1946 Mar-Ken School Yearbook, “Freshman Biographies”:
Desire – To get out of school
Eccentricity – Hurrying home from school
Saying – “Are you kidding”
Interest – Airplanes
Goal – To be an aviator
Name – Bill Schone