THE FLAGLER TRIBUNE
Thursday, February 1, 1945
Pfc. Julian Forrest Durrance, 22-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. A. W. Durrance, was killed in action on the Western Front in January, his mother here said today.
Private Durrance's wife who resides in Bartow, Georgia, was notified by the War Department and she informed the mother here by letter, it reaching her today.
Private Durrance enlisted in the Army in November 1942, receiving his training at camps in Georgia and Texas before going overseas last July.
He was married after entering the service and a 2 months old baby boy, James Roy, is the only child.
NOTE: PFC Durrance was born in 1922 in Flagler County, Florida. He was the son of Arthur Washington Durrance and Rosa Leah Brooks. The compiler has been unable to determine the name of his wife.