Muscatine County

Cpl. William Wolford

 

 

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Wolford entertained Mr. and Mrs. Jason Wolford, Jackie and Jerry and Corp. William Wolford of Fort Sam Houston, Tex., recently. Corp. Wolford returned to camp Thursday after spending a 15 day furlough here.

Source: Muscatine Journal and News-Tribune, March 2, 1943


Relatives have received announcement of the promotion of William Wolford to the rank of sergeant. He is stationed at Ft. Sam Houston, Tex.

Source: Muscatine Journal and News-Tribune, March 19, 1943



Battle Casualties Sadden More Homes

SGT. W. WOLFORD
—Sgt. W. Wolford lost his life in the sinking of a troopship in enemy action on Nov. 27, 1943, his father, Ray V. Wolford, Conesville, was advised.

Source: Muscatine Journal and News-Tribune, Friday, December 29, 1944