SGT. BYRON J. LOKEN
Sergeant Loken, who was recently promoted from Corporal
to Sergeant, entered the service on November 30, 1942 and received his
basic training at Miami Beach, FL; later going to school at Huntsville,
TX and then to Drew Field, Tampa, FL from whence he went overseas.
Eau Claire County’s Register of Deeds, absent on
leave in the United States Army Fighter Command Forces, Sergeant Byron J. Loken,
is now somewhere in the Solomon Islands, according to the latest word
received by his wife, Betty, and his mother, Mrs. Oscar P. Loken.