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 - CVYO Hugo Voelkli Speaks to Aid at Universalist...
CVYO Hugo Voelkli Speaks to Aid at Universalist Chief Warrant Officer Hugo H. of the home since his youth and serv- the original Co. K in the story of the in the war UJ ...«- *.~.. red Monroe company, when he spoke to the Ladies' aid society of the Uni- alist church yesterday after- i, much the same as he did i he appeared before the G. '•. G. women's auxiliary the evening previous. He is home after 29 months in active service in the Pacific with orders to report at Camp McCoy Sept. 3 without information except except that there is further need for seasoned men in his department. department. CWO Voelkli wears the United States Army Silver Star for gallantry gallantry in action in New Guinea and has had long army exper- ienct in the 32nd division since he left with Co. K in 1941 as sergeant sergeant to win various promotions has service credits of 117 points. He gave his neighbors intimate picture of army life of their home soldiers in the Pacific theater and was given the closest attention. He answered questions which served to further enlighten his hearers. Officer Voelkli told of his intimate intimate acquaintance with Maj, Richard Bong and related instances instances of his action in air combat combat in praise of his daring exploits. exploits. He said he saw the air bombing ace make his first Zero kill. Warrant Officer Voelkli, home visiting his. mother, Mrs Henry Voelkli, went to Madison today to visit Truax Field. Ostrander, Davis last as in Cornell and Madison Sgt. Mr. suit an suit and the the

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  1. Monroe Evening Times,
  2. 25 Aug 1945, Sat,
  3. Page 6

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