Woodbury County

Sgt. Helen Olsen

 

 

 

MEN AND WOMEN IN SERVICE   

Sergeant Helen Olsen, accompanied by First Class Delores Linton, Homing, Okla., and Private Marjorie Hartt, East Liverpool, O., returned to Omaha for advanced radio training after spending the Easter holidays with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Olsen, 2116 W. Fourth street.  Sergeant Olsen was the only woman marine to install radios in tanks while stationed at the supply depot at San Francisco.

Source:  The Sioux City Journal, April 16, 1944