Norman J. Hanson

Private First Class Norman J. Hanson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Hanson, 510 Forest Street, has received the Certificate of Merit for outstanding services from February 1944 to April 1945. He is a member of the 678th Bombardment Squadron stationed in India.

Corporal Norman Hanson of Great Bend, Kansas, is spending the holidays with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Hanson, 620 Forest Street.

Corporal Norman J. Hanson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin N. Hanson, 524 Forest Street, has arrived safely somewhere in North Africa, according to word received by his mother.

He enlisted in the Army in December 1942. He received his training at Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Nebraska, Arizona, and Great Bend, Kansas.

He is now an aerial gunner in the Army Air Corps.