Howard Buckli

Private Phyllis V. Velie, daughter of Louis Buckli of 628 Hudson Street, has been awarded the Good Driver's Medal, it was announced today by Lieutenant Dorothy M. Meyers, Commanding Officer, WAC Detachment, Hunter Field, GA.

Private Velie is a graduate of the Eau Claire Vocational School. Her husband, Private First Class George M. Velie, and her brother, Corporal Howard Buckli, are also serving with the Armed Forces.


Private Phyllis Velie is spending a 10-day furlough with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Buckli, 628 Hudson Street. Private Velie is an Air WAC in the Motor Corps Division stationed at Hunter Field, GA. Her husband, Private First Class George Velie, is in New Guinea, while her brother, Corporal Howard Buckli, is stationed in the Hawaiian Islands.