Cerro Gordo County

S1/c Donald W. Lattimer



BROTHER AND SISTER IN SERVICE VISIT ON COAST -- Lt. (j.g.) Miriam R. Lattimer, stationed with the WAVES in San Francisco, had a visit last week with her brother, S 1/c Donald W. Lattimer, who was in port there from duty in the south Pacific on a destroyer with the amphibious landing forces.

Miriam has just been advanced to her present rating. She has been in the service 20 months. Donald, who joined the navy in Feb., 1944, went into active service last summer after finishing high school at St. Joseph's here. Miriam, also a graduate of St. Joseph's was graduated from St. Teresa's college, Winona, Minn.

Source: Mason City Globe-Gazette, April 24, 1945 (photos included)