Leo F Maston death son of Edward and Carrie (Gasaway) Maston
Pekin Sergeant Killed in Crash In Germany PEKIN. (PNS) Word has been received from the War department department by Mrs. Carried Maston Gepford, Pekin, that her son, M. Sgt. Leo T. Maston, was killed June 4, 1945, on a motorcycle in Germany. Set. Maston enlisted in the army from Peoria in August, 1942, and was in the invasion in France and then in Germany. Sgt. Maston married Frieda Kirchbaum of Melrose Park, and has s small son, Richard. He is also survived by one brother, Sgt Joseph Maston in Berman, Ger many, and three sisters, Mrs. Josephine Cochran, Pekin; Mrs. Julia Steele, Atlanta, Ga., and Mrs. Mary Carpenter of Cali fornia. Memorial services will be held for Sgt. Maston when his brother returns from Germany.