Cerro Gordo County

T/5 Willie Pals


Willie Pals

Address: Meservey, Iowa
Entered Service: August 19, 1942
Branch of Service: Army Ordnance
Trained: Camp Lee, Virginia
  Holabird Motor Base, Baltimore, Maryland
  Shreveport, Louisiana
  Florence, South Carolina
Embarkation: November 15, 1943
Theatre of Operation: European (Northern Ireland, England)
Awarded: One Service Stripe; 4 Overseas Service Bars; American Theatre Ribbon; European-African-Middle Eastern Theatre Ribbon; Victory Medal; Good Conduct Medal
Returned to US: November 27, 1945
Discharged: Camp Grant, Illinois, December 3, 1945
Rank: Technician Fifth Grade
Served: 39 months
Mother: Mrs. Tillie Pals
Wife: Mrs. Alma Pals

Source: Service Record Book of Men & Women World War II, Meservey, Iowa, p. 18 (photo included)