The Gold Star mothers, whose sons are still buried in
American military cemeteries in France, in May will
make a pilgrimage to the graves of their son or
husbands as guests of the government. The following
from this county are entitled to make the trip if
they so desire:
Mrs. Ida Brandt, Postville, mother of Arthur F.
Brandt, private first class E company,
168 Infantry, Meuse-Argonne cemetery, No.
Mrs. Carrie L. Brooks, R.F.D. No 1, Postville,
mother of Myron J. Brooks, private, F
company, 359th infantry, Meuse-Argonne cemetery.
Mrs. Kate Carlton, Waukon, mother of Hugh Pratt
Kidder, second lieutenant, 78 company, 6th regiment,
Meuse-Argonne cemetery. No.
Mrs. Julia Holverson, Waukon, mother Albert H.
Holverson, private fourth company, Camp Gordon,
S.A.R. D., Olse-Aisne cemetery. No.
Mrs. Jane McGeough, Waterville, mother of Clement
A. McGeough, private, F company, 26th
infantry, Meuse-argonne cemetery. No.
~Waukon Standard & Lansing Mirror,
Wednesday, April 9, 1930 - contributed by Diana Henry