Faith sustained Harold Peterson A farmer at the time, Harold Peterson was drafted into the Army in February 1953, at the age of 25. He was married and had to have a farm sale of tractors and accessories. He, then, rented the ground and headed to Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Later, he received training in Fort ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!