Woodbury County

Ensign Paul E. Brennan

 

 
 

 

Paul E. Brennan, seaman first class, U. S. coast guard, is spending a 12-day leave with his mother, Mrs. Frank G. Brennan, 1622 Summit street.  Seaman Brennan is stationed at Galveston, Tex.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, October 12, 1943

Men and Women In Service.

Paul Edward Brennan, son of Mrs. Frank G. Brennan, 1622 Summit Street, has enlisted in the navy V-12 program and is training at Notre Dame University, South Bend, Ind.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, November 22, 1943

COMMISSIONED.

Ensign Paul E. Brennan, commissioned Thursday at graduation exercised at Midshipmen’s school, Columbia University, New York, will arrive tonight for a leave before reporting November 7, in Miami, Fla., his new station.  He is a son of Mrs. Frank G. Brennan, 1622 Summit street.  A former Journal reporter, Ensign Brennan enlisted in the coast guard in October 1942; was recommended for V-12 training a year later; studied eight months at University of Notre Dame, and since July at Midshipmen’s school, New York.  He attended Trinity College before his enlistment.

Source:  The Sioux City Journal, October 27, 1944 (photo included)