Pottawattamie County

Vernon Allen





Brothers Home From Overseas

Yeoman 2/c J. Thomas Allen, son of Mrs. Alice Allen, 2802 South Eighth street, is spending a 30-day leave with his mother after 26 months in an office in Hawaii.

He and his brother, seaman 1/c Vernon, who is visiting his wife and family, after a year in the Pacific theater, having been honored a home coming party and a number of dinners.

Mrs. Allen’s third son, T. Sgt. Lyle T. Allen of the marine corps, has recently arrived from Hawaii.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Sunday, January 28, 1945, Page 2