Woodbury County

Pvt. Pauline E. Lessley


Private Pauline E. Lessley, 1314 W. Fifth street, a recent enlistee in the Marine Corps reserve, will be called to duty at Camp Lejeune, New River, N.C., soon.  During training, she will receive intensive instruction in military etiquette, law, Marine Corps history, drill and physical exercise.

Source:  The Sioux City Journal, July 22, 1943 (photo included)

Men and Women In Service

Private First Class Pauline E. Lessley, Marine Corps women’s reserve, has returned to Camp Lejeune, New River, N.C., after spending a 15-day leave in the home of her sister, Mrs. T. R. Clauson, 1314 W. 20th street.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, April 1, 1944