Emmet County

Pfc. Francis Everett Lane

 

 

 

OUR NEIGHBORS in the SERVICE.

Estherville, Ia.—Pfc. Francis Everett Lane of the Marines is spending a leave here at the home of his father-in-law, Vincent Maloney, after over two years’ service in the South Pacific, during which time he was wounded on Tarawa on November 20, 1943. He was later hospitalized at Hawaii, then transferred to Mare Island Naval base hospital, where he finally was released on August 14, 1944. Pfc. Lane now is back in service and stationed at a west coast city.

Source: Sioux City Journal, January 30, 1945