Thomas Murphy

Thomas C. “Tom” Murphy died on July 19, 2013, in Topeka, Kan.

He was born on Dec. 16, 1925 on a farm in southwest Nebraska and spent his first 12 years in Danbury, only one mile from the Kansas state line.

He moved to Storm Lake and graduated from Storm Lake High School in 1943, after which he entered the Army Air Corps during World War II. He served in France and Italy.

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