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John Glen Sample

executive

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.

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