Joaquin G. Borges
Monday, April 2, 1945 pg. 2
“Newburg Marine: Killed In Action”
FORTUNA, March 31.- Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Borges of Newburg have received word that their son, Pfc. Joseph F. Borges of the Marine Corps, was killed in action February 21 on Iwo Jima. He has been in the service since March of last year.
Born in Arcata, the Marine is survived by his brothers and sisters, Frank, George, Manuel, John, Raymond and Albert Borges, Olinda and Irene Borges of Newburg, Mrs. Mary Worth, Rose and Georgina Borges of Arcata, Mrs. Alex Freitas of Sacramento, Mrs. Clem Estrada of Patterson.