Thomas Lenfesty


Following in his fatherís ďbell bottoms," Thomas Lenfesty, son of Earl T. Lenfesty, will be graduated from ten weeks boot training at Great Lakes Naval Training Station on December 30.

Earl Thomas Lenfesty, Motor Machinistís Mate, First Class, has been in the Navy 26 months and was overseas one year, being stationed at Guadalcanal, Toulage, Rendova, Munda, New Georgia, and New Zealand, taking part in two major campaigns during that time.

Since last February 18, he has been in a hospital, having had one three-week convalescent leave last May.  He has been at the United States Naval Convalescent Hospital, Arrowhead Spring,  San Bernardino, CA since July 20.