Cerro Gordo County

Cpl. Gene Sterling Janssen


Gene Sterling Janssen

Entered Service: December 11, 1942
Branch of Service: Air Force
Trained: Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, Missouri
  Michigan State College
  San Antonio Aviation Cadet Center, Texas
  Salt Lake City, Utah
  Amarillo, Texas
  Ardmore, Oklahoma
  Muskogee, Oklahoma
Discharged: Sioux City, Iowa, October 19, 1945
Rank: Corporal
Served: 34 months
Notes: Attended Lockheed Service School in Los Angeles for 8 weeks and on return to Ardmore, Oklahoma, was made crew chief on a B-17.
Mother: Mrs. Anna Janssen
Wife: Ora Ellen Janssen

Source: Service Record Book of Men & Women World War II, Meservey, Iowa, p. 14 (photo included)