Woodbury County

E. J. "Joe" Hogan



E. J. (“Joe”) Hogan, storekeeper third class, is home on a 3-day leave visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Hogan, 1102 W. Third street, after spending 23 months on a supply ship in the South Pacific.  Mr. Hogan enlisted in October, 1942, and was sent overseas the following February.  For the first 11 months, he was stationed in the supply department somewhere in Australia and later was sent to the South Pacific.  His home was at Oto, Ia., until two years before entering the service.  He attended high school there.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, January 28, 1945