Woodbury County

Lt. Lloyd O. Haefs



Lieut. Lloyd Haefs Now Reported as Prisoner of War

A telegram was received here Thursday by Mrs. Mary Haefs, 2707 Dodge Avenue, that her husband, First Lieut. Lloyd O. Haefs, bombardier with the United States air corps in engagement over Greece, is a prisoner of the German government. The telegram was received from the war department. It conveyed the information that the young man had been wounded.

First Lieut. Haefs in January was reported once as missing in action and at another time as killed in action. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. W.C. Haefs, 1825 W. Horne Street. He is a graduate of Central High School and was active in track events.

Source: Sioux City Journal, March 7, 1944