Woodbury County

Lt. Max R. Petty


Max R. Petty, son of Dr. and Mrs. W.S. Petty of Lincoln, Nebraska, a graduate of the University of Nebraska, has been commissioned a second lieutenant at the Fort Benning, Ga., infantry school. He was graduated here from Central High School. His father was director of the Woodbury County Health program for several years. Lt. Petty enlisted in the Army April 19, 1943. He served with the 140th infantry at Camp Howze, Texas, before going to officer candidate school four months ago. His wife is the former Priscilla Moseley of Lincoln.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, July 25, 1945