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This Day in Norwood History-December 14, 1944-Pvt. Lawrence O’Brien Is Confined To Hospital In France

Pvt. Lawrence O’Brien Is Confined To Hospital In France

Pvt. Lawrence J. O’Brien of Adams street. Norwood, is hospitalized in France with fever and trench foot after chasing the Nazi for 15 days and nights with General Patch’s 7th Army. His wife and two children are now residing with her parents in Dedham.

Pvt. O’Brien is one of four brothers in the service: Sgt. Leo, a Marine, has been in the Pacific for 22 months: Sgt. Raymond, also a Marine, is with the 4th Division and has been in the Pacific area for a year, and Pvt. Robert is completing amphibious training with the Infantry on the West Coast. All four are graduates of the Norwood schools. They are the sons of Mr. and Mrs. Leo O’Brien of Dedham and brothers of Mrs. F. Eaton of Rock street, Norwood.

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1962-Order of Rainbow Girls Installed

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1962-Order of Rainbow Girls Installed

INSTALLED — The Order of Rainbow for Girls held an impressive installation ceremony at Masonic Temple last Tuesday night. Installed as officers for the ensuing term were (left to right)…

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1962-FBI Training for Norwood Police Department

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1962-FBI Training for Norwood Police Department

F.B.I. SCHOLARS — These members of the Norwood Police Department were among the local police who attended the two-day F.B.I. School for police held at the Walpole High School last…

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1947-Norwood Salvage Co Buys Everything, Including Junk

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1947-Norwood Salvage Co Buys Everything, Including Junk

“We buy anything, including junk,” is the slogan of the Norwood Salvage Co, 1199 Washington street, South Norwood. Owner Ben Oppenheim is in the market right now for all kinds…

This Day In Norwood History-February 1, 1927-NORWOOD TO HAVE ITS FIRST TITLE SWIM TOMORROW NIGHT

This Day In Norwood History-February 1, 1927-NORWOOD TO HAVE ITS FIRST TITLE SWIM TOMORROW NIGHT

The first championship swimming event ever held in the pool of the Norwood Civic Association will take place tomorrow evening when competition is held for the women’s New England A.…

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