Mahaska County


Pvt. James Byron Cruzen



James Byron Cruzen was born Jan. 22, 1925 to Floyd J. and Esther Lucile James Cruzen. He died Oct. 2, 1944 and is buried in Forest Cemetery, Oskaloosa, IA.

Pvt. Cruzen served in World War II with the U.S. Army 117th Infantry, 30th Infantry Division and was KIA in Aachen, Germany in the service of his country.