Woodbury County

Pfc. Walter W. Vaughn



Wounded Named for Iowa

Names of persons wounded in action in the two theaters of war have been released by the war department. In all these cases the next of kin have previously been notified and have been kept informed directly by the war department of any change in status.

Those wounded in the European area from Iowa are as follow:

Cherokee, Pvt. Dean E. Mummert, son of Mrs. Ruth I. Mummert; LeMars, Pvt. Clarence L. Fesler, husband of Mrs. Lenore M. Fesler; Eagle Grove, Pvt. William E. Bornholt, son of Mrs. Rosalie M. Bornholt; Lake View, Pfc. Donald D. Bohms, son of Mrs. Ella Bohms and Oto, S. Sgt. Charles W. Benton, son of Edward H. Benton.

One Iowan who was reported wounded in action in the Mediterranean theater of operation is Pfc. Walter W. Vaughn, son of William Vaughn, Anthon.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, March 10, 1945