Hamilton County


Lt. John F. Boeye





Lt. John F. Boeye has arrived here to spend a two weeks’ leave with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John A. Boeye, after a year’s service in the South Pacific area.  He will report from here to Foster Field, Texas, for special training.

Source: Daily Freeman Journal, April 14, 1945

John Frederick Boeye was born Nov. 22, 1921 to John Arthur and Juanita Evans Hall Boeye. He died June 13, 1998 and is buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Red Oak, IA.

Capt. Boeye served with the U.S. Army Air Corps as part of the 70th Fighter Squadron, 18th Fighter Group with the 13th Air Force. He was a fighter pilot.

Source: ancestry.com