since I posted the first message today much has been found out except the one main thing, the name of the parents of carl engel. Here is what I have found out, he really did exist, was born in thayer county, (Hebron) nebraska aug 13, 1912 he married dec 16, 1953 in hood river, oregon his wife's name was Fonda He died november 1, 1983 and it said his last residence was hood river, oregon. He was in the air force, a sargeant during ww 2 (I would love to see his draft card it would have his parents on it or should )but don't know where he registered He may have had 3 brothers, henry, melvin and john.
were his parents agnes and henry engel? I hope so and I hope you can help...please thank you hannah