Adams County

Pfc. Harold C. Reynolds


Posthumous Awards to Lenox Couples

LENOX, (AP) – Two Lenox couples have received the posthumous award of the purple heart from the war department in behalf of their two sons.

Mr. and Mrs. Warren Eckles accepted the award for Pfc. Donald Eckles, killed in action in Normandy on D-day. He was a paratrooper.

Mr. and Mrs. Pearl Reynolds have received the medal for Pfc. Harold C. Reynolds, killed in action on Bougainville Nov. 9, 1943.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Wednesday, October 04, 1944, Page 7