Charles Garton

Private First Class Charles Garton has returned to O'Reilly General Hospital, Springfield, MO, after spending a 21-day convalescent furlough at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Herger at Menomonie.

Charles arrived in the United States on September 26 from England , where he had spent several months in hospitals. He was a paratrooper and took part in the invasion of France on D-Day. He was wounded behind enemy lines on June 25.

He has been in service more than 18 months, of which one year was spent overseas.