May 1944

Thirty-one Linn County young men will be inducted into the Armed Forces on May 26. The group of 32 will include nine from Marceline for the Army. They are August Eugene Padgett, Frank Akins, Jr., Homer George Teeter, Joseph Edgar Lewis, Joseph Eugene Dorrell, and Jesse Stuart. For the Navy, Ralph Loomis Beckwith, Raymond Penderson, Jr., and Andrew Clay Hines.