Female veteran Margaret Jessen Tim Hynds, Sioux City Journal Sep 21, 2017 (…) Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Buy Now Veteran Margaret Jessen talks about her service as a Marine during World War II. Bored living in Homer, Neb., after her high school graduation, Jessen said she enlisted in 1944 because she "wanted the action." Tim Hynds, Sioux City Journal Tags South Sioux City Veteran History Wwii As featured on +2 SERVING HER COUNTRY: Jessen served in Marines during World War II SOUTH SIOUX CITY | Margaret Jessen just wanted a little more excitement in her life. +21 Photos: Serving her country The Sioux City Journal profiles 20 female military veterans in 20 days. Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Most Popular Couple charged with depriving children of food Colton Underwood of 'The Bachelorette' says the truth comes out in 'Paradise' Former Morningside Elementary principal resigns from district 'under duress' Craig Carrell Madison L. Dean promotion Siouxland Life A guide for living in Siouxland. promotion Check your summer vacation photos: One could win you $1,000 Then let your friends know they should vote for your photos. The contest voting period is July 17-23.