Adair County

Sgt. Howard Beaman





Prisoner of Germans.

GREENFIELD, IA.—Mr. and Mrs. Charles Beaman of Casey, have been notified that their son. Sergt. Howard Beaman, was wounded and is now a prisoner of the Germans. He had been reported missing in action since Feb. 26.

Sergeant Beaman was a radio operator and gunner on a United States Liberator bomber operating out of bases in England. He entered the army in February, 1942.

Source: The Des Moines Register, Saturday, March 27, 1943 (photo included)