Black Hawk County

Sgt. Gordon Lamb



Expected home during the first week in October, Pvt. Glenn F. Lamb is now en route home from Germany, according to word received by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene A. Lamb, 835 Forest avenue. In a recent letter to his parents, Private Lamb wrote that while stationed at Butzbach, he visited his brother, Sgt. Gordon Lamb, stationed only 12 miles away at Usingn. Overseas 10 months with the 70th “Trailblazer” division, Private Lamb holds the European theater ribbon with five bronze battle stars, the pre-Pearl Harbor ribbon, the good conduct medal, and the driver’s medal.

Source: Waterloo Daily Courier, September 19, 1945