Hamilton County


Pvt. Vernel Leo Satre





JEWELL—Vernel Satre, son of Mr. and Mrs. Emil A. Satre of Jewell, was wounded in action in Germany Feb. 6, according to an official telegram received by his parents. He was home on a furlough in December.

Source: Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA - Feb. 24, 1945

Four sons of Emil and Hanna(h) Brue Satre served in World War II.

Vernel Leo Satre was born Dec. 30, 1914. He died Oct. 15, 2004 and is buried in Fairview Cemetery, Story City, IA.

Pvt. Satre served in the U.S Army in World War II and was wounded in action in Germany, Feb. 6, 1945.


Kenneth Glen Satre was born Nov. 29, 1916. He died Jan. 20, 2007 and is buried in Chapel Hill Cemetery, Des Moines, IA.

Kenneth was a Boatswain’s Mate First Class with the U.S. Navy in World War II.

Irving G. Satre was born Jan. 3, 1921. He died May 13, 2001 and is buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Jewell, IA.

Private First Class Satre served in the U.S. Army in World War II.


Clifford Wayne Satre was born Jan. 30, 1924. He died Dec. 2, 2013 and is buried in Mt. Olive Cemetery, Randall, IA.

Clifford served in World War II with the U.S. Navy.

Source: ancestry.com