Woodbury County

S/Sgt. Merval E. Kennedy




S. Sgt. Merval E. Kennedy, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Kennedy, 511 W. 15th street, has finished his tour of duty in Italy and will be give a furlough soon.  A nose gunner with a Liberator bombardment group, he possesses the air medal with two oakleaf clusters and a distinguished unit badge in addition to the European-African middle eastern ribbon with two battle stars.

Source:  The Sioux City Journal, January 28, 1945