Sioux County

Percy Bylsma

 

 

NEWS OF OUR MEN and WOMEN IN UNIFORM

Sioux Center:

Mrs. Percy Bylsma received word from her husband Saturday telling her that he had been slightly wounded in action in France, and was in the hospital. He is in the infantry with the 3rd Army in France.

Source: Sioux County Capital, November 30, 1944

SERVICEMEN

Receives Decoration.
Mrs. Percy Bylsma, who is staying with her father, A. Beukeleum, while her husband is in the service, received the Purple Heart Decoration last Saturday which her husband was awarded after being wounded in action in Germany last November.  She has not had any word from him since December 25. 

Source: The Sioux County Capital, Orange City, Iowa, February 8, 1945