The thirty-eighth gold star has been added to the University of
Iowa service flag by the death of Capt. Walter H. Fox at
Semendria, Serbia. His death was caused by pneumonia contracted
while working in the hospital at that place. Since his death the
hospital has been named "Fox Hospital" in his honor.
Captain Fox, a member if the U.S. medical corps, was assigned to
the Balkan Red Cross commission in January of this year and went
to Serbia to establish a hospital. He was decorated by the
Serbian government for distinguished service. ---S.U.1.