From the 2/18/1945 Lima, Ohio News:
Pvt. Eldred (Jim) Brittsan, 25, former hurler for the Louisville Colonels of the American Association, was killed Jan. 28, at Luxembourg while serving with a machine gun outfit. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Myrna Brittsan and two children of Van Wert, his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Brittsan of Harrison Twp., two sisters and two brothers.
Ohio Pvt 318 Inf 80 Inf Div World War II
Myrna Kathleen Thatcher Brittsan
1921–2005 (m. 1940)
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