Individual Details

Clarence Turkel

(29 Nov 1920 - 6 Feb 1972)

Jeff wrote about his father: The Veteran that had the biggest impact on me was my dad, Division Sergeant Major Clarence Turkel. He dedicated 30 years of his life to our country. First in the Florida National Guard prior to World War II, the Active Duty during the War, then served 20 years in the United States Army Reserve's 78th "Lightning Division" in New Jersey.


Birth29 Nov 1920Rhode Island
Residence1930Miami, Florida, United States
Soc Sec NoBef 1951263-24-7734, FL
Death6 Feb 1972