[Green Bay Press-Gazette, Green Bay, WI, Wed., Jan 17,
1945, Page 4]
County [WI] prisoners are:
Thomas El. Bannow, Cpl. Loren Bonde, Sgt John F. Erickson. Sgt
John Holton, Cpl Loren F. Kalm, Pvt Revin J. LaFave, Staff Sgt. Aloysius
Lambert, Pfc Fredric B. Miller, Staff Sgt. Robert Schultz, Cpl Adolph
Stecko, Staff Sgt. Frederick M. Wald, Sgt. Earl Walk and Lt. James R.
Brackbob, all of Marinette.
Loren enlisted in the Army
at Milwaukee, WI on 5 October 1942.
On 23 October 1942, Pvt
Bonde was transferred from Fort Sheridan, IL to Company C, 508th PIR.
Pfc Bonde was transferred
to Service Company on 11 September 1943 on Special Duty to attend a
truck driving school. He returned to Company C on 25 October.
Pfc Bonde was reported
missing in action on June 6, 1944 and was liberated from Stalag 2B a
The news article at left
lists him among the 14 POWs. from his home county.