Woodbury County

T/Sgt. George E. Turek



T. Sgt. George E. Turek, 622 Nebraska Street, is stationed with “Lightning” division in Germany, which has received the combat infantryman’s badge for “exemplary conduct in action against the enemy.”

Source: The Sioux City Journal, August 11, 1944


T Sgt. George E. Turek, whose wife lives at 620 Nebraska Street, now in route home with the 70th division from the European theater of operations. He holds the bronze star, the presidential citation, Purple Heart, three battle stars and the combat infantryman’s badge.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, September 22, 1945