On this Memorial Day, I found it fitting to highlight Grandpa Bob’s seven-year service in our military: Shortly after graduating from high school, Grandpa Bob enlisted in the United States Army on June 8, 1945 in Detroit, Michigan.  Below is a picture of his platoon dated June 6, 1945: Within four short months, Private Latta was promoted to Sergeant.  He served 11 months in Germany in 95 Quartermaster Battalion (Mobile) as a Clerk General.  He was in charge of processing documents for deceased American soldiers and overseeing their return home to their families. On October 29, 1946, Sgt. Latta was promoted to Corporal in the Signal Corps Reserve.  According to the U.S. Army’s official website, the Signal Corps “…supplies information systems and worldwide networks…