|SGT. JOSEPH BONNEFON
Sergeant Joseph Bonnefon, brother of Mrs. Louise Tetzlaff, 648 First Avenue, has arrived in Italy, where he is serving as an airplane mechanic and member of a bomber crew.
He entered service about two years ago and received training in Boise, ID; Salt Lake City, UT; and Fresno, CA and other camps.
|Eau Claire Sergeant Repairs Trucks in Italian Theater|
SGT. JOSEPH BONNEFON REPAIRING TRUCK
On August 25, 1942, he joined the Army Air Forces and, after several months as a "bomb jockey," became a mechanic. He came to the United States from France in 1928 and, for three years previous, had served in the French army in Syria.
Joseph Bonnefon, 39, 648 First Avenue, auto mechanic in a B-24 Liberator group, commanded by Lieutenant Colonel Philip R. Hayes [?], Pearl River, NY, has recently been promoted to the rank of Staff Sergeant. He is with the Fifteenth Army Air Force in Italy. Sergeant Bonnefon entered the Army Air Forces on August 25, 1942 and received [**data missing**]