Norman R. Engebretson

Two Eau Claire Youths Now Naval Aviation Cadets
John E. O'Brien, 21, son of Mrs. Mary Ellen O'Brien of 318 Mappa Street, and Norman R. Engebretson, 21, son of Mr. Olaf Engebretson, 522 Menomonie Street, Eau Claire, were recently appointed Naval Aviation Cadets and were transferred to the Naval Air Training Center, Pensacola, FL, the "Annapolis of the Air," for intermediate flight training.

Upon completion of the intensive course, Cadets O'Brien and Engebretson will receive their Navy "Wings of Gold" or Second Lieutenants in the Marine Corps Reserve with the designation of Naval Aviator.