Pottawattamie County

Pvt. Leo Vincent Green



Pvt. Leo V. Green

Pvt. Leo Vincent Green, 25, of Camp Adair, Ore., died of uremic poisoning Friday at the Barton General hospital in Spokane, Wash.

Pvt. Green was inducted into the army on Nov. 10, 1942, at Fort Crook, and had been at Camp Adair since that time. He was a graduate of St. Francis academy, and had been a resident of Council Bluffs for 20 years.

He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John A. Green, sr., 600 Fourth street; four sisters, Mary Elizabeth Green of the WAVES at the Great Lakes naval training station, Sister Mary Regina of Washington, D. C., Catherine Green, in nursing training at Des Moines, Regina Green at home; and one brother, John A. Green, jr., of Council Bluffs.

The body will arrive Monday evening and will lie in state at the Beem-Belford funeral home until the hour of the funeral Monday at 10 a. m. at St. Francis Xavier church. The Very Rev. James P. Danabey will celebrate requiem mass. Rainbow post No. 2 of the American Legion will conduct a military service at the grave. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s cemetery.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Saturday, October 30, 1943, Page 3