Fayette County

Norman Gilbert



Answer Call. 
Clarence F. Olson, Clermont, left for Des Moines Jan. 17, for his pre-induction call for Army service.  Norman Gilbert, also of Clermont, was called to Des Moines on Jan. 24, for his physical examination.

Joins Navy.
Mr. and Mrs. Nels Gilbert, Clermont, took their son, Norman, to Oelwein last night (Wednesday) from where he left by train to begin training in the U. S. Navy.  He passed his final physical examination at Des Moines on Jan. 25.

Source:  Elgin Echo, Elgin, Iowa, February 3, 1944