O'Brien County

Sgt. Earl Smith




Our Neighbors in the Service

Sheldon, Iowa – Sergeant Earl Smith of Camp Clairborne, Louisiana, and his wife are visiting in the Albert Smith home here.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, April 4, 1943

Sheldon, Ia.--Sergeant Earl Smith of Sheldon is stationed at Camp Claibourne, Louisiana.

Source:  The Sioux City Journal, September 7, 1943

Earl Francis Smith was born May 19, 1911 to Albert and Henrietta Meyers Smith. He died Oct. 23, 1998 and is buried in Visalia Public Cemetery, Visalia, CA.

Earl served with the U.S. Army in World War II.

Source: ancestry.com