Johnson & Johnson Plaster Mill Employee (left) and fellow soldier, Spanish American War, 1898
My last post talked about the origins of our tradition of employees volunteering in the community. Another way our employees volunteered was through military service to their countries, a tradition that began in 1898 with the Spanish American War when two Johnson & Johnson employees in the U.S. volunteered to serve in the military.
One of Our First Two Employees to Volunteer to Serve in the Military in 1898: He Wrote the Company a Letter
One of those two employees, Richard G., had just accep