Pottawattamie County

Lt. William F. Garner
MIA

 

PERSONELS

Lt. (j. g.) and Mrs. William Frederick Garner arrived Thursday morning as a surprise for a brief visit in Council Bluffs with Lt. Garner’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. Roy J. Garner and daughter Joan. Lt. Garner has been stationed at the naval air facility at Ayer, Mass. The couple will leave Friday noon for Kansas City, Mo. Mrs. Garner expects to return to this city for a more extended visit after spending some time with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Roy V. Flesh, at Webster Groves, Mo.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Thursday, November 02, 1944, Page 6

MISSING

Lt. (jg.) William F. Garner, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roy F. Garner, 524 Oakland avenue, has been reported missing in action in the Pacific theater of war, according to word received here. A graduate of Thomas Jefferson high school, he attended the University of Iowa prior to joining the service.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Friday, April 13, 1945, Page 20