Woodbury County

Pvt. Leonard L. Hoffman




Pvt. Leonard Hoffman Wounded in Action

Pvt. Leonard L. Hoffman, serving with an infantry division of the Ninth army in Belgium, was wounded slightly in action January 7, according to a telegram received from the War Department by his wife, Mrs. Neva Hoffman, 2411 Court street.  Writing from a hospital in England, Pvt. Hoffman informed his wife he was getting along as well as could be expected.  Pvt. Hoffman was inducted into the army in April, 1944, and went overseas in October.  He has served in England, France, Holland, Germany and Belgium.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, February 7, 1945 (photo included)