Gerrie Sparrow: Finding Adventure as a WAVE and a Reporter

Ashley Limesand
Staff Writer

Her name was Gerrie Sparrow, and as with the countless other women in the Barnes County area identified in the Barnes County Historical Society Museum's Women in War project, Sparrow most definitely found her place during World War II to make a difference.
Sparrow grew up in Dwight, N.D. located in Richland County where her father owned and operated two elevators.

More on this story can be found in the Jan. 11 edition of the Times-Record.