Woodbury County

Sgt. Kenneth E. Larson





Sgt. Kenneth E. Larson, son of Mrs. Dorothy Larson, 1518 Court street, is returning home on a 30-day rotation furlough from the Fifth army in Italy.  Supply Sergeant in Company K of the 133d infantry regiment, 34th “Red Bull” division, he holds the purple heart for wounds received a Cassino and the combat infantryman badge.  He has five brothers in the armed forces:  T. Sgt. Jack and Pfc. Kemper in the army air force; William and Richard in the navy air force; and Pvt. William in the army.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, February 15, 1945