Polk County

Yeoman Sarah Dawson




Miss Sarah Dawson, yeoman third class, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Dawson, 1211 Twenty-first st., has been selected as an officer candidate in the WAVES. She left the first of this week for indoctrination at the naval training school at Northampton, Mass.  Yeoman Dawson has been stationed at the midshipman’s school at Chicago, Ill.  Her mother is president of the Des Moines WAVES Mothers Club. 

Source: Des Moines Tribune, Thursday, March 9, 1944