|LaVerne Ray Kent|
LaVerne Ray Kent, Seaman Second Class, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Kent, is serving in the Pacific Theater of War.
He entered the service in February 1945 and received his boot training at Great Lakes Naval Training Station, IL. He was stationed at Shoemaker, CA and Treasure Island, CA for a short time, before leaving for the Pacific.
His wife, Mrs. Phyllis Kent, and two sons reside at Mondovi, Route 5.