Woodbury County

Benson C. Gorder





Benson C. Gorder, yeoman third class, U.S.N.R., 2000 Roosevelt street, is a crew member of the Navy’s first escort aircraft carrier, the U.S.S. Long Island, now employed in returning planes to the United States and returning discharges under the Navy’s demobilization program.  Yeoman Gorder maintains the engineering department records and reports.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, October 26, 1945