Butler County

Pvt. Marion Reints



NEWS From Uncle Sam's Nephews and Nieces

Private Marion Reints, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Reints of Clarksville, who was injured on the Italian front February 12, when he received a hip and leg shrapnel wound, arrived Friday by plane from Martinsburg, Virginia, hospital at O’Reilly’s General hospital, Springfield, Missouri.  It is believed that he was brought by boat from Italy to this country, arriving at Martinsburg on June 15.  Mail would reach Marion addressed to the Springfield hospital, ward four-A.

Source: Greene Iowa Recorder, Wednesday, June 28, 1944