Worth County

 
Pvt. Kenneth Kuchar

 

Other Iowa Casualties:

MANLY—Mrs. Carolyn Kuchar has received a letter from Brig. Gen. H. B. Lewis, in North Africa, that her son, Pvt. Kenneth Kuchar, member of the paratroop division, was drowned June 17, in the North Africa area. On June 16, he wrote a letter to his parents telling them he was “O.K.” He had been ill in a hospital for three weeks prior to that.

Source: The Des Moines Register, Tuesday, July 20, 1943