Kenneth D. Gorton

Hospital Apprentice First Class Kenneth D. Gorton, United States Navy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Gorton, 720 Bellinger Street, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, has been graduated from the Training Command Field Medical School for Hospital Corpsmen at Camp Pendleton, CA. 

Hospital Apprentice First Class Gorton was graduated from St. Patrick's High School in 1943. He was a letterman in football and basketball. 

He enlisted in the Navy in August 1943 at Eau Claire.

Kenneth D. Gorton, Hospital Apprentice First Class, has arrived somewhere in the Philippines, according to word received by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. D. Gorton, 720 Bellinger Street.

He entered the Navy in September 1943 and received his training at Farragut, ID; San Diego, CA; and Seattle, WA. He was then transferred to the Field Medics in the Marines at Oceanside, CA.

He is a graduate of St. Patrick's High, Class of 1943.