Woodbury County

Sgt. Eugene E. Reilly




Sergeant Eugene E. Reilly of the marines has cabled his parents, Mr. and Mrs. R.P. Reilly, 3332 Nebraska Street, Christmas greetings. The cable is from somewhere in the south Pacific. Sergeant Reilly enlisted here January 2. His parents previously had heard from him in October from somewhere in the Pacific after his arrival. The cable stated he was “safe but lonesome.” He is a graduate of Trinity High School.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, December 19, 1942