Charles J. Kling

Charles J. Kling, grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore T. Taylor, 344 Ferry Street, has recently been promoted to First Lieutenant in the European Theater of Operations. Lieutenant Kling left high school at the age of 18 in 1939 and joined the regular Army. He served with Infantry, Coast Artillery, and Combat Engineer units before going overseas. He attended an Officers Candidate School in England and was commissioned in August 1943. At present, he is assigned as a Company Officer at a Base Section Headquarters