Hamilton County

Pvt. Albert Spangle





Mrs. Selmer Hanson of Suisun, Cal., and a former resident of Webster City, now has four sons serving with the armed forces. Pfc. Maynard Spangle, who enlisted 21 months ago, and Pvt. Albert Spangle in the service 27 months, are both overseas.

Pvt. Virgil Spangle is stationed at Ford Ord, Cal., and Pvt. Wayne Spangle is at Camp Cooke, Cal.

Source: Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA - June 11, 1943


The Spangle brothers are sons of Lee and Lillian Spurling Spangle.

Wayne Edward Spangle was a gunner with the 280th Field Artillery Battalion with the Ninth Army. He was wounded in action in Germany and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Per ancestry.com - Maynard Spangle…Webster City, in 1935; b. abt 1918

Sources: ancestry.com