Military Clipping from Oxnard Press Courier, Mon, Aug 21, 1944.

Clipped from US, California, Oxnard, Oxnard Press Courier, August 21, 1944

Tom Treanor,L. A. Times WarWriter, KilledLOS ANGELES (U.R — Tom Treanor, youthful w a r correspondent for the Los Angeles Times and the National Broadcasting Company, was killed near Chartres on the French hat-; tlefront wnen the jeep in whichhe \Vas riding was overturned bya tank, the Times announced today. |Treanor was enroute to the! Paris front in the jeep as it passed the tank on the highway last Friday. The tank suddenly swerved and overturned the, lighter vehicle. i“Tom suffered a crushed leg. internal injuries.” a fellow war correspondent reported to theTimes. “He regained conscious-1 ness for a while at the hospital.“His attending physician. Capt. William Warner. Los Ai.-geles. said Tom was given plasma all night hut he died Saturday on the operating table. For nearly two and a half%/ Iyears Treanor had covered various war fronts in Africa. India,