Woodbury County

Cpl. Mary E. Thompson


Corporal Mary E. Thompson, of the Marine Corps Women’s Reserve, who spent a Christmas leave at her home, 1021 34th street, has been assigned to the casualty section of the personnel division at Marine Corps headquarters, Washington, D. C.  Corporal Thompson enlisted here June 7, 1943, and received her boot training at Camp Lejeune, New River, N.C. Prior to her present assignment, she served one month as mess attendant at Washington.

Source:  The Sioux City Journal, January 5, 1944