Floyd Wells

Cavalier Sailor Returns Home From Pearl Harbor

Floyd Wells was only 24 when he died in the WWII attack in Hawaii

FARGO, N.D. — A Cavalier man who died in the World War II attack on Pearl Harbor is finally coming home. Of all the moments she had with her uncle, Darlene Erichsen says there’s one she can still remember perfectly. “He gave me a piggyback from the depot down to the mailbox and of course our house wasn’t far from…

Remains of ND Sailor Killed at Pearl Harbor Identified

MANDAN, N.D. – A sailor from Cavalier killed at Pearl Harbor will be buried at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery near Mandan. Radioman 2nd Class Floyd Wells was killed when the Imperial Japanese Navy attacked the Navy fleet docked in Hawaii on December 7th, 1941. His remains were recently identified. They will be flown to Hector International Airport in Fargo…