Woodbury County

William John Bower




Petty Officer William John Bower has returned from sea duty in the Carribean area, and is spending his leave visiting his mother, Mrs. M. W. Bower, 4436 Garfield street. He is a graduate of the Leeds high school Class of 1943 and has been in service one year. He received his boot training at Farragut, Idaho, and attended gunnery and aviation mechanics school at Norman, Okla., graduating last November. He took advanced training at Purcell, Okla., then joined his air crew and received his wings at Jacksonville, Fla. From here he will go to San Diego, Cal., for further orders.

Source:  The Sioux City Journal, unknown publication