O'Brien County

Sgt. William H. Struyk


Our Neighbors in the Services

Sheldon, Iowa – Special: Sergeant William H. Struyk, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Struyk, Sr. of Sheldon, died of wounds received in battle on May 1 in North Africa. He was a former member of Company 1, Sheldon National Guard unit. Surviving are the parents, two sisters and three brothers, the latter all in the service. Harold and Howard, twins are stationed in North Africa and Staff Sergeant Arie P. Struyk in a United States camp.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, June 2, 1943 (photo included)