Marine Pfc. Wallace V. Meyer, 21, was killed in action [July 28, 1944] in the Marianas, his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Meyer of Los Angeles, Calif., formerly of 300 W. Seventy-third Street, Richfield, were notified.
Meyer was graduated from Washburn High School in June, 1941, and was a member of Mount Calvary Lutheran Church. He enlisted in Minneapolis in March, 1942, and was in Minneapolis on leave during November, 1943. He was attached to the Marine Raiders. A brother, Gordon, S/1c, is now in the South Pacific.