|Birth: ||May 31, 1911|
|Death: ||Jan. 12, 1945|
Killed in action at the Battle of the Bulge, Sgt. Vancil had lived in Taylorville and had been a graduate of Lincoln College. Prior to his induction into the service he had been in business in Taylorville and Decatur and had assisted in the Butterfield Jewelry Store in Collinsville where his wife was employed.
Besides his wife, formerly Irene Hill of Taylorville, and parents, he is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Homer J. Butterfield, and Mrs. I.J. Fink, Richland, Washington, and a brother, Leslie I. Vancil, Long Beach, California.
For additional information and photos, please visit Vancil's tribute page at U.S. Veterans of Collinsville - A website created by P. Davidson-Peters "Sunnyann" from the research works of Gene Beals.
Created by: Sunnyann
Record added: Jul 28, 2010
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