George McManus

Private George McManus, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Peterson, 320 First Avenue, has arrived in the Netherlands East Indies, according to word received by his mother.

He entered the service on January 21, 1942 and received his training at Fort Leonard Wood, MO and spent 15 months with the Engineers on the Alaska Highway.

Private McManus arrived in Australia in February 1943 and was later transferred to New Guinea.