Emmet County

Capt. Lawrence Petersen


Born: Ringsted, Iowa
Buried: Arlington National Cemetery



With the FORCES
At Camp – On the Sea – In the Air – On the March

Ringsted Soldier Promoted to Captain

Mr. and Mrs. L. A. Petersen of Ringsted received word their son, Lawrence Petersen, has been promoted from First Lieutenant to Captain. He is stationed at Biloxi, Miss.

Source: Estherville Daily News, April 25, 1942