Donald F. Kappus

2 Eau Claire Men Are Graduates of Hospital Course
Eugene F. Tomashek, 18, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph F. Tomashek, 530 Cameron Street, and Donald F. Kappus, 19, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Kappus, 808 Graham Avenue, have graduated from the Hospital Corps School at the U.S. Naval Hospital at Great Lakes, IL with the rating of Hospital Apprentice Second Class.

Graduation terminates a six-week course of preliminary training. Included in the course is the study of anatomy and physiology, hygiene and sanitation, materiamedica and weights and measures, first aid and bandaging, nursing, transportation of casualties, and dietetics.

The graduates will continue training at Naval hospitals before being sent to duty at sea or to other shore stations.