Eugene (Bud) F. Borgwardt

Navy Man Spends Leave Here After 14 Months at Sea
EUGENE BORGWARDT  F 1/C
Eugene. F. Borgwardt, Fireman First Class, has returned to New York, after visiting his parents and relatives here. 

"Bud," as he is called, entered the service in April 1943 and, after receiving training at Farragut, ID, served in the South Pacific for 11 months, before being transferred to the Atlantic, where he served three months. 

Among the souvenirs he brought from foreign countries are an ivory cigarette holder, foreign money, and a hand-carved jewelry box. While at sea, he visited New Zealand, India, New Caledonia, Panama, Iceland, and England.