Pottawattamie County

Willard K. Figgins

 

 

FIGGINS GETS NAVY PROMOTION

Willard K. Figgins with the amphibious forces in the south Pacific for the last nine months has been promoted from quartermaster 2/c to quartermaster 1/c.

Figgins, whose wife resides at 330 West Pierce street, has been in the navy two and one-half years and received his quartermaster training at San Diego, Calif.

He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Figgins, 394 Lincoln avenue.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Friday, September 21, 1944, Page 7 (photo included)