Winneshiek County

Cpl. Cora Hanson



DECORAH -- Cpl. Cora Hanson of the WAC arrived home Thursday on a brief furlough to visit her mother, Mrs. Mathilda Larson, Decorah, route 2. Corporal Hanson, who is in the recruiting division and stationed in Salt Lake City, Utah, had just taken a group of civilian girls from the west to the WAC training station in Des Moines. She has been in the WAC since March.

Source: The Globe-Gazette, Mason City, IA - July 15, 1943

At Butte, Mont., on Oct 2, Miss Cora Hanson, daughter of Mrs. Mathilda Hanson, Decorah, and Lt. Cyril D. Disney, Cincinnati, O., were married. Mrs. Disney served with the WAC three years. Lt. Disney is stationed with the field artillery at Camp Carson, Colo., where they are living.

Source: The Courier, Waterloo, IA - November 1, 1946