Historical Rosters Database
Glover Steiner JohnsRoster ID 5470
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1908|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Glover Steiner Johns, Class of 1908: Genealogy: Born- April 23, 1887 in Austin, TX. Father- Claude Douglas Johns; Mother- Bessie Steiner. Pat. Grandfather- Alfred Johns; Pat. Grandmother- Mary Wharton. Mat. Grandfather- Major J.M. Steiner; Mat. Grandmother- Adele Fisher. Married- Oct. 19, 1910 to Erna Victoria Schlemmer, daughter of N.C. Schlemmer of Austin, TX. Children- Glover S. Johns, Jr. VMI Record: Entered VMI- Aug. 31, 1904; Dropped from rolls Nov. 27, 1905 for causing disturbance about the food in the Mess Hall. Military Service: Major in US Cavalry during WWI; Lt. Col. in Army Services Forces, 7th Service Command during WWII. Careers: Banker; Investor; in the automobile business. Died- Dec. 12, 1953.|