Kossuth County

Lt. Durwood L. Baker



Durwood Baker Now Lieutenant in Army.

Dr. Durwood L. Baker of Rockwell City is now Lt. Durwood Baker in the U.S. Army and will report for duty at the Quartermaster depot in Kansas City, Mo., on Wednesday.  He leaves Algona today after spending a week here looking after business matters, during which time he was a guest of the E. C. McMahon’s. Durwood’s mother, Mrs. L. G. Baker, is spending the winter in Tucson, Arizona.

Durwood graduated in December from the veterinary college at Iowa State College and has been practicing his profession with another veterinarian at Rockwell City for the past six weeks. He has taken R.O.T.C. training at college.

Source: Algona Upper Des Moines, February 22, 1944