Monday, November 6, 1944 pg. 3
“Scotian Reported Killed In Action”
First Lt. Elmer F. Hoffman of Scotia, who was stationed in the European theatre, has been reported killed in action, according to word received here by his family from the War Department.
Hoffman was one of 59 Californians listed as fatalities by a recent dispatch.
He leaves his wife, Myrtle, who lives in Scotia.