O'Brien County

Pfc. Melvin Ebel




The Ebel family is well represented in army hospitals.  Pfc. Howard Ebel was slightly wounded in Germany on December 17, and is in a hospital for treatment.  Pfc. Melvin Ebel is in a hospital for the second time as a result of wounds received in France.  Sgt. Paul Ebel is in a hospital in India suffering from malaria.  It is expected he will soon return to this country.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, January 8, 1945