Glenn Wallace Turnbull, the son of Clarence and Myrtle (Siegel) Turnbull, was born on December 8, 1923, in Schenectady, New York. In 1941, he received his diploma from Mont Pleasant High School. When he enlisted, he was a student at Colgate University.

On May 26, 1943, Glenn enlisted in the United States Army. He held the rank of Private First Class. On January 15, 1945, he lost his life in the Battle of the Bulge. He is buried in Viewland Cemetery, Rotterdam, New York.

Sources: The Schenectady Gazette, Find A Grave, Ancestry