William E. MacLachlan

Private First Class Wm. E. MacLachlan, 20, son of Mr. and Mrs. F.G. MacLachlan, Augusta, is recovering from hand, arm, and leg wounds in an Army hospital in England. He was wounded while giving first aid to an injured soldier in the fighting around the German city of Aachen. Private First Class MacLachlan was previously wounded slightly  and has been awarded the Oak Leaf Cluster and the Purple Heart. He serves with the Medical Corps.