Pottawattamie County

Lt. Harvey H. J. Jessen






2nd Lt. Harvey H. J. Jessen, 27, is missing in action following a bombing raid over Germany Feb. 20, according to word received here from the war department by his mother, Mrs. Anna C. Jessen, 201 Benton street. Lt. Jessen, a bomber pilot, had been in England three months. Before joining the army a year and a half ago, he was a Union Pacific railroad yard clerk. He is an Abraham Lincoln high school graduate.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Iowa, Friday, March 03, 1944, Page 5