Woodbury County

Sgt. Leroy D. Robbins




Sgt. Leroy D. Robbins, son of Mrs. C. E. Robbins, 2825 Dupont street, is stationed at the army ground and service forces redistribution station at Miami Beach, Fla. He recently returned to the States after serving for 33 months as section ammunition chief in the southwest Pacific. While overseas, Sgt. Robbins was awarded the Asiatic-Pacific campaign ribbon with two battle stars, the American defense campaign ribbon, and the combat infantryman’s badge. Before entering the service on October 1, 1941, he was employed by the Cook Paint and Varnish Company.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, March 5, 1945