Cerro Gordo County

Pfc. Dean Forrest Gobeli


Dean Forrest Gobeli

Entered Service: May 8, 1945
Branch: Army
Trained: Camp Fannin, Texas
Embarkation: November 29, 1945
Theatre of Operation: European
Returned to U. S. August 17, 1946
Discharged: Fort Sheridan, Illinois
  October 2, 1946
Rank: Private First Class
Served: 17 months

Was in Leghorn, Italy, with the Army of Occupation for one month, then went to Athens, Greece, to observe elections. Returned and went to Naples, Italy, where he worked in the motor pool.

Parents: Mr. & Mrs. Forrest Gobeli
Wife: Wilma

Source: Service Record Book of Men & Women World War II, Meservey, Iowa, p. 12 (photo included)