Sioux County

Richard H. Van Diepen




Our Neighbors in the Service

Boyden, Iowa:

Richard Van Diepen of Camp Chaffee, Ark., is home on a 14-day furlough.

Source:  The Sioux City Journal, July 7, 1944

Richard H. Van Diepen was born Apr. 11, 1925 to John Cornelius and Elizabeth Agnes Hohmann Van Diepen. He died Sept. 8, 1994 and is buried in East Lawn Cemetery, Sheldon, IA.

Richard served in World War II with the U.S. Army 778th Tank Battalion, 8th Armored Division.