Buchanan County

Lt. Kenneth N. Bloes


News About Men in Service From Over Northeast Iowa

Jesup—Second Lt. Kenneth N. Bloes, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Bloes, Jesup, has recently arrived in north Africa, according to word received by his parents.  He is a bombardier and navigator with the Army Air Force. Lieutenant Bloes last stationed at Salina, Kan., in the United States, was commissioned at Albuquerque, N. M., March 6, 1943. He has been in the Army for nearly three years.

Source: Waterloo Daily Courier, April 23, 1944  (photo included)