Sioux County

2nd Lt. George Drost


Our Neighbors in the Service

Ireton, Iowa—Sergeant George Drost of Camp Campbell, Kentucky, is a guest at the home of his mother on a 10-day furlough.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, May 12, 1943

IRETON—Wounded in Germany

2nd Lieut. George Drost was shot by a sniper after receiving shrapnel wounds in his back in giving aid to his buddy.  He is in a hospital in Germany and is a son of Mrs. Bertha Walraven.

Source: The Sioux Center News, Thursday, April 12, 1945

Recent Casualties Reported For This Area In War Report

Killed in southwest Pacific, Second Lieut. George Drost, son of Mrs. Bertha Walraven, Ireton.

Source: LeMars Semi-Weekly Sentinel, April 20, 1945