Hal Prey2nd Class Radioman Navy
Joined the U.S. Coast Guard and was part of the Navy during the war. Went to school in Atlantic City for twenty six weeks for training in Morse Code. Served overseas in the Philippines on the LST 206 at Leyte. The Red Arrow Division from Wisconsin was fighting a land battl in ew Guinea. It was jungle warfare. After the war, his ship was the only one ordered back to Mindanao to pick up 600 Japenese that had been found. They thought the war was still on.