Decatur County

Cpl. Venita R. Skinner




~Pvt. Venita R. Skinner, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Guy E. skinner, of near Garden Grove, was a member of a women’s army corps unit which recently departed from the first WAC training center, Fort Des Moines. Pvt. Skinner is now on duty at Arlington Hall Station, Virginia.

~Corporal Venita R. Skinner, who is stationed in Washington D. C., concluded a seven day furlough Sunday visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Guy Skinnerof near Garden Grove. Cpl. Skinner says she likes her work real well. She is with the signal service battalion in the WAC.

Source: Decatur County Auxiliary Scrapbook; Submission by Decatur County Historical Museum, Leon IA, Sara Rose Joan LeFleur, June of 2016