Bio: Perry, Orrin A. (Retirement - 1947)
----Source: Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 05/01/1947
Orrin A. Perry, Owen, has retired after 48 years of service with the Wisconsin Central and Soo Line Railroad. He was born in Plainfield April 14, 1877 and started his railroad career firing on the Bigelow logging railroad in April, 1899. He went to work as a fireman for the Wisconsin Central Oct. 1, 1899, and was promoted to engineer Oct. 3, 1903.
The last ten years Mr. Perry served as an engineer on trains No. 17 and 18, a passenger run from Owen to Duluth, Minn., and return.
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