Vern H. Fuller

Chief Petty Officer Vern H. Fuller is now Chief Motor Machinist's Mate aboard an LCI in the South Pacific, according to word received by his wife and young son, who reside at Menomonie.  

He enlisted in the Navy on August 26, 1942 and received his training at San Diego, CA; University of Missouri; General Motors in Cleveland, OH; and Solomans, MD.  

Chief Petty Officer Fuller then went on duty aboard a LST in August 1943 and took part in the invasions of Tarawa, Kwajalein, and Eniwetok.