Victor E. Folkedahl

Sergeant Victor E. Folkedahl of Ettrick recently was awarded the Bronze Star for heroic achievement in action with Lieutenant General Mark W. Clark's Fifth Army in Italy.

Fokledahl, 30, entered the Army in October 1942. He has been awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge and Battle Star for the European Theater Campaign Ribbon. He is in the 91st "Powder River" Division.

His mother, Mrs. Jennie Folkedahl, lives in Ettrick.