Fayette County

Sgt. Gerald Arrington


Notes About N.E. Iowans in the Service

OELWEIN—Sgt. Gerald Arrington, son of Mrs. O. R. Arrington of Oelwein, has received an honorable discharge from the Army.  Since entering the service in May, 1942, he served at Sicily and Italy with the Third chemical battalion. He has been awarded the French Croix de Guerre with Bronze Star and the European theater ribbon with three battle stars.

Source: Waterloo Daily Courier, October 17, 1945