Pottawattamie County

T/5 Dale Williams Jr.


Bluffs Soldier Dies in Africa
Dale Williams, Jr. Leaves a Bride

Technician 5/g Dale Williams, jr., died in north Africa May 22, according to word received here by his wife and parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dale W. Williams, 2500 Avenue E.

Dale Williams was serving with an armored regiment as a radio technician. Before going overseas he was married at Louisville, Ky., to Alice Wright of Council Bluffs.

A volunteer in May, 1942, Williams was a graduate of Thomas Jefferson high school, received his training at Fort Knox, and went overseas early in March.

Besides his wife and parents, he is survived by a brother, Bruce, serving with the marines in the Pacific.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Iowa, Thursday, May 06, 1943, Page 6