Decatur County

T/5 Ephraim E. Wheeler



T/5 Ephraim E. Wheeler, was born August 16, 1913, in Decatur County, Iowa, the son of Clifford S. "Cliff" and Gertrude May "Gertie" (Kizzare) Wheeler. He served in World War II with Company E, Ordnance Department of the U.S. Army.

He was killed in action December 30, 1944 in Belgium. He was interred at I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Davis City, Iowa.

Source: Decatur County Auxiliary Scrapbook
Submission by Decatur County Historical Museum, Leon IA, Sara Rose Joan LeFleur, June of 2016