John S. Valen
John Severeid Valen was born Feb. 20, 1926 to John Mikkelson and Carrie Olivia Severeid Valen. He died Apr. 5, 2014 and is buried in Story City Cemetery, Story City, IA.
John served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Suisun (AVP-53).
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Iowa Bonus File Application