Woodbury County

S/Sgt Basil E. Culver





S. Sgt. Basil E. Culver, son of Mr. and Mrs. B.E. Culver, 1903 S. Olive Street, has arrived at army air forces redistribution stations 2 in Miami Beach, Florida for reassignment processing after completing a tour of duty outside the continental United States. Sgt. Culver was a gunner in the European theater for five months and flew on 30 missions. He has been awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross and the air medal with three oak leaf clusters.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, October 28, 1944