Council Bluffs Nonpareil

Council Bluffs, IA

16 Aug 1945




When IDPA War Correspondent Frank Miles visited Hastings air base in Calcutta, India, Iowans stationed there posed for this picture.

Left to right, from top row -- Cpl. Leonard Zinger, Davenport; T.Sgt. Margaret Sharff, Oelwein; Cpl. Virginia Hamilton, Council Bluffs; Sgt. Charlotte Keim, Hamburg; Sgt. Forrest Legate, Ida Grove; Sgt. Milford Simpson, Sac City; and Miles.

Back row-- Sgt. Forrest R. Morrison, Marshalltown; S.Sgt Bruce E. Ebelsky, Davenport; Col. Burton A. Kobberfig, Lake Mills; T. Sgt. George Mattox, Shenandoah; S.Sgt Weston Karr, Ireton; Pfc. Marion Katich, Rathburn.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, August 16, 1945 (group photo included)

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