Polk County

Flossie M. Higdon





Des Moines in the Service

Four Des Moines women have started their air-WAC training at Fort Des Moines. They are Joan R. Huffman, 1370 Twenty-third st.; Kathryn E. Quinn, 1973 S.E. Ninth st.; Flossie M. Higdon, 415 S.E. Second st., and Margaret L. Bennett, 1602 Locust st.

Source: DesMoines Tribune, January 13, 1944

Des Moines in the Services

Pvt. Flossie M. Higdon, daughter of Mrs. Nora J. Higdon, 415 S.E. Second st, recently left the WAC training center at Fort Des Moines and has reported for duty at Patterson Field, Ohio.

Source: Des Moines Tribune, March 14, 1944