O'Brien County Bell, 1 Aug 1945, p. 3
Memorial services will be held August 5th, 1945, at the Trinity Evangelical and Reformed church at Hartley for Corp. Virgil Leslie Krager, son of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Krager of Spencer. Corp. Krager died of wounds, August 4th, 1944, received while serving his country in Germany. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. with Rev. B. H. Romanowski officiating. No flowers please. He leaves to mourn, his parents, five sisters and two brothers.
Transcribed by Alan Nicholson