Winneshiek County

James B. "Bennie" Headington



News About Men in Service From Over Northeast Iowa

DECORAH—Memorial services were to be held here Sunday morning at the Decorah Lutheran Church for James B. “Bennie” Headington, son of Mr. and Mrs. James A. Headington of Freeport, who lost his life when the U.S.S. Juneau was sunk in battle Nov. 13-14, 1942. He enlisted in the Navy in January, 1942.

Source: Waterloo Daily Courier, Sunday, Nov. 7, 1943