Woodbury County

 
Capt. Russell S. Rich

 

 
 

 

Two Sioux Cityans have accepted appointment to the officers reserve corps, according to the War department; Russell Sackett Rich, 3420 Floyd Avenue, second lieutenant, quartermaster reserve and Hugh Donald Crawford, second lieutenant, infantry reserve.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, August 3, 1941

MEN IN SERVICE

Lieut. Russell S. Rich arrived Sunday for a 10-day visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Rich, 3420 Floyd avenue. He was officer in charge of a troop train from Fort Francis E. Warren, Wyoming, to Fort Crook, Nebraska.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, January 14, 1943


IN UNIFORM

Capt. Russell S. Rich, who is stationed at Fort Warren, Wyo., and his wife of Onawa, Ia., have been spending a 13-day leave with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Rich, 3420 Floyd avenue.  Capt. Rich has returned to Fort Warren and his wife has gone back to Onawa to resume her duties as Monona County health nurse.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, January 11, 1945