|Eldon A. Haase|
|Back from 34 Months Service in Pacific Area|
|CAPT. ELDON A. HAASE
Captain Eldon A. Haase recently returned from the South Pacific, where he spent the past 34 months.
He left Eau Claire for active service in October 1940 and received his training in Louisiana and Massachusetts. In April 1942, Captain Haase sailed for Australia with the 32nd Division. He participated in several campaigns in New Guinea and in the invasion of the Philippines.
After a short visit here with relatives and friends, Captain and Mrs. Haase will leave for a two-week stay in Miami, Florida and to await the Captain's new assignment.