Robert L. Lium

Private First Class Robert L. Lium, son of Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Lium, 1422 Bellevue Avenue, has arrived safely in North Africa, according to word received here.

Private Lium is in a Quartermaster Truck Company. He had his basic training at Wendover Field, UT. 

He also has a brother, Private George Lium in Africa with the Railway Engineers.

Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Lium have received word that son, Robert, has been promoted from Private First Class to Corporal on June 16.  He also received a medal from the War Department, with eight other staff drivers, for excellent driving.  Corporal Lium, formerly an ambulance driver, is now driving a staff car at the Mayo General Hospital at Galesburg, IL.  He served overseas for 18 months.