Woodbury County

Harry Baack

Died 20 Nov 1943


Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Baack, Mr. and Mrs. John Bultman Sr., Mr. and Mrs. John Bultman Jr., and Mr. and Mrs. Walter Huebner, all of Akron vicinity, attended memorial services for their brother, nephew and cousin, Harry Baack, of the U.S. Navy, held at Lawton, Ia. The service was held at Bethel Lutheran Church. Harry Baack, 23 years of age, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Baack, of Lawton, was killed in action on Nov. 20, 1943, and with 37 buddies, was buried at sea. He enlisted in the Navy in August, 1941.

Source: LeMars Globe-Post, January 1, 1944