Thomas Hagen

Thomas Hagen has been promoted from Corporal to Sergeant in the Signal Corps at Fort Monmouth, NJ. Laurence Hagen has been promoted from Private First Class to Technician Fifth Grade in a medical detachment somewhere in Germany.

Sergeant Thomas Hagen has arrived in England, according to word received by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hagen, 1415 Highland Avenue.

He received his training in the Signal Corps at Spry School, Chicago; Camp Crowder, MO; University of Missouri and Davis, CA; and Fort Monmouth, NJ.

He is a graduate of St. Patrick's High School and, before his enlistment, was a telegrapher for the Soo Line Railroad.

His brother, Corporal Laurence Hagen, is in Germany.

Written by Harold (Diz) Kronenberg

Tom was an outstanding local ski jumper for the Eau Claire Flying Eagles.