Black Hawk County

Pvt. Eleanor L. Stevens



70 Pct. Of Iowa WACs From Fighting Families

A survey of approximately 70 per cent of the total Iowa WAC enlistment reveals its close integration with the war effort through service of members overseas and in this county, and through other members of their families.


With two brothers with the forces in Italy and another training here, Pvt. Eleanor L. Stevens keeps up with the patriotism of her family.  Her home is at Waterloo.

Source: Des Moines Register, December 5, 1943