September 30, 2014

Former Associate General Chairperson Carstens dies

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Former Burlington Northern Railroad Associate General Chairperson Harold “Jack” Carstens, 94, died March 19. Carstens, a member of SMART Transportation Local 1637 at Wishram, Wash., was the conductors’ griever for General Committee of Adjustment GO 386. Born Dec. 27, 1919, in Portland, Carstens proudly served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He worked [...]