Mitchell County

Cpl. Lester E. Torgerson



KILLED IN ACTION --A telegram from the war department was received by Mr. and Mrs. Ole. O. Torgerson of Osage stating that their son, Cpl. Lester E. Torgerson, was killed in action on Leyte Island, Nov. 24. No other particulars were given.

Source: The Mason City Globe-Gazette, January 9, 1945 (photo included)