Polk County

Ensign Lucille L. Patterson



Lucille L. Patterson, yeoman, third class, in the WAVES, who has been stationed in Washington, D.C., the last year with the bureau of personnel, has been sent to Smith college, Northampton, Mass., for officer's training. She is the daughter of Mr and Mrs R.B. Patterson, 1301 Twenty-second st.

Source: The Des Moines Tribune, October 2, 1944

Lucille L. Patterson, 1301 Twenty-second st., was commissioned as ensign having completed training at the WAVES midshipmen's school at Northampton, Mass., and has been assigned to duty at Bainbridge, Md.

Source: The Des Moines Tribune, Dec. 5, 1944 (photo included)