Thorvald A. Kragness

Staff Sergeant Thorvald Kragness, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Kragness, Colfax, has arrived in France, according to word received by his parents.

He entered the service in January 1943 and received his training at Camp Howze, TX; Baltimore, MD; Shreveport, LA; and Camp Maxey, TX. He left for overseas on November 1, 1944.

His wife and two sons, Robert Dale and Charles David, reside at Marion, IL.