Washington, Feb. 10 (U.P.) – The Navy Department today announced 112 casualties of the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard.
The list, which includes 11 dead and 80 wounded, names one local man. Sgt. Frederick LaFrance of the Marines is listed as missing [November 20, 1943]. His mother, Mrs. Mary LaFrance, lives at 9 N. Tillie St., Bay Shore.