A Tribute in Honor of:
Sgt. Arthur W. Backus

United States Army
2nd Infantry Division, K Co. 9th Regiment
18 Nov 1940 - 4 Sept 1945 Honorable Discharge
Combat Infantry Badge
Bronze Star Medal
Purple Heart Medal
ETO ribbon with 2 battle stars
Good Conduct Medal
American Defense Medal
Wounded in action Western Union telegram to his wife
Wounded in action Official letter

Guard duty at Camp McCoy, Wisconsin

Home after the War and first meeting with 18 month old daughter, Rose Lee