Gerald Janke

Sergeant Vernon Janke has arrived in Italy, according to word received by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Janke, 525 Putnam Drive. He is a radio operator and gunner on a B-24.

He entered the service in March 1943 and received training at Camp Robinson, AR; Lake Forest College, IL; Keesler Field, MS; Scott Field, IL; and Yuma Army Air Forces Training School, AZ. He received his final course at a gunnery school at Pueblo Field, CO.

He has one brother, Corporal Howard Janke, in training in TX, and another brother, Gerald Janke, in the Navy.