A look back at Iowa's contribution to the Great War.



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Iowa City Citizen
Iowa City, Johnson co. Iowa
Saturday, November 2, 1918

When you meet a howler who blames his environment, his generation, his fellows, his country .... you find a man who has failed in himself.

Martin C. Hiscock Goes Overseas
Corporal Martin C. Hiscock, of Clear Creek township, is on his way overseas. He is one of the Johnson county boys who went to Camp Poke. Later he went to Camp Merrit. Corporal Hitchcock is a nephew of Walter and Fred Cox, of Clear Creek township.


~ transcribed by Sharyl Ferrall for http://iagenweb.org/iowaoldpress/ , 2005