Kearney, Nebraska


Clarence Strand attended high school and college in Kearney; after receiving additional education in Omaha, Dr. Strand practiced medicine in Kearney and in Amherst.

He was posthumously awarded the Gold Star for his actions of bravery while in a Japanese prisoner of war camp on the Philippine islands.

Branch of Service




Military Occupational Specialty

Army Medical Corps

Death Date


Original Source Location

UNK Archives Briggs Collection, Box 23, Folder 4, Envelope 5

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