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John Glen Sample

John Glen Sample, American executive. Decorated Bronze Star medal (Navy), Navy Commendatior medal, Purple Heart (Army), World Wars I and II medals; also campaign badges and Philippine Liberation ribbon.

Background

  • Sample, John Glen was born on July 3, 1891 in Lutesville, Missouri, United States. Son of William W. and Mattie (Glen) Sample.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Will Mayfield College, Marble Hill, Missouri, 1909.

    Career

    • Co-founder of Blackett-Sample-Hummert, Inc. (later Dancer-Fitzgerald-Sample, Inc.), 1923, retired 1948. President Port Royal, Inc., Naples, Florida Captain Infantry, 89th Division, United States Army, World War I. Commander United States Navy Reserve, with 7th Amphibious Force, Pacific, World World War World War II.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Clubs: Chicago, Racquet (Chicago).

    Connections

    • Married Helen M. Scanlon, November 1, 1921. Children: Joseph, Sally (Mistress.
    • father: William W. Sample
    • mother: Mattie (Glen) Sample
    • spouse: Helen M. Scanlon
    • children: Joseph Sample
    • Sally (Mrs Sample
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    Born July 3, 1891
    Died November 25, 1971
    (aged 80)
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