Hamilton County

Shirley Esther Sniffin

Shirley Esther Sniffin was born Apr. 14, 1922, to Bert G. and Ida M. Hall Sniffin. She enlisted in the WAVES in July of 1943 and took her basic training in New York and Florida. She was then assigned to Memphis, TN where she worked in the dispensary of the naval hospital at the Naval Air Technical Training Center.

Shirley died Aug. 16, 2000, and is buried in the Harlan Cemetery, Dumont, IA.

Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA