Cerro Gordo County

S/Sgt. Harvey Gruis


Harvey Gruis

Address: Thorton, Iowa
Entered Service: May 3, 1941
Branch of Service: Army
Trained: Camp Claiborne, Louisiana
Embarkation: February 18, 1942
Theatre of Operation: European
Engagements: Rome-Arno, Northern Apennines, Naples-Foggia.
Returned to U.S. January 15, 1945
Discharged: O'Reilly General Hospital, Springfield, Missouri (December 13, 1945)
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Served: 56 months
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Gruis
Wife: Jean Gruis

Source: Service Record Book of Men & Women World War II, Meservey, Iowa, p. 25