WAR CROSS TO SIX IOWA MEN
The French war cross has been given to six members of the 168th
Infantry, formerly the Third Iowa, now on the fighting front in
They are: *Frank Osgood of Centerville, who has
since been reported
Charles S. Gordon of Centerville. He has four
children living there.
Sergeant Pearl Edwards of Centerville.
Russell Lewis and Roy Breese, of
Company M, of Red Oak.
Captain C. W. Atkins, of Company A, of Winterset.
*Reported alive 10 April 1918 newspaper article.
~source: The Humeston New Era Newspaper,
Wayne Co., Iowa, Wednesday, 20 March 1918