Sioux County


Lt. V. G. Goebel


9 Physicians, 7 Dentists Join Army

After taking the oath of allegiance and receiving their commissions in the army Tuesday, medical doctors and dentists from the Sioux City area, were fingerprinted by Sergeant Harry N. Clapp, clerk of the medical office recruiting board staff from Cedar Rapids. Among the new officers were left to right; First Lieut. V.G. Goebel of Hawarden; First Lieut. Frank Epstein of Sioux City and First Lieut. Irving I. Mittleman of Sioux City, all now of the dental corps.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, August 12, 1942 (photo included)