Cerro Gordo County

T/Sgt. Marvin Bredlow



Name:  Marvin Bredlow
Address:  Goodell, Iowa
Entered Service:  May 18, 1943
Branch of Service:  Army
Trained:  Camp Wolters, Texas; Camp Hood, Texas; Fort Leonard Wood, Mo; Fort Ord, California; Camp Stoneman, California.
Embarkation: January 5, 1945
Theatre of Operation: Asiatic-Pacific
Engagements: Southern Phillippines, Leyte, Mindanao.
Returned to U. S.: January 19, 1946
Rank:  Technical Sergeant
Served:  33 months.
Served: 3 months with Occupation of Japan
Civilian Occupation:  County Road Maintenance
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bredlow, Garner, Iowa
Wife: Viola Bredlow
Children: Diane and Alan Bredlow

Source: Service Record Book of Men & Women World War II, Meservey, Iowa, p. 9 (photo included)