Woodbury County

T/5 Clayton C. Plum




Technician Fifth Grade Clayton C. Plum, overseas since last September, has been reported missing in action since January 14, while serving with a tank battalion in France.  The War Department notified his father, William Plum, 2820 S. Lemon street.

Technician Plum entered the service two and one-half years ago and received his training at Camp Chaffee, Ark., and Camp Campbell, Ky.  He formerly attended East Junior high school.

A brother, Pvt. William Plum, jr., is stationed somewhere in Italy.  Their mother, Mrs. William Johnson, formerly of Sioux City, lives in Indianapolis, Ind.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, February 8, 1945 (photo included)