Undated, unidentified clipping in a scrapbook at the Saranac Lake Veteran's Club.This photograph was published a third time with a caption reading "Lieut. William G. Scheefer, Jr., of Saranac Lake, who is stationed at Seattle, Wash., with the Army Airways Communications System. He is a technical officer and trained at Yale university, New Haven Conn., from which he was commissioned on March 30... His wife, the former Miss Barbara Bishop, is with him in Seattle.
It was published a fourth time with a caption reading "Lieut. William G. Scheefer, Jr., of Saranac Lake who is on terminal leave from the Army Air Forces. He has been in active service since Nov. 1943 and served overseas as a detachment commander in charge of a communications station. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. W. G. Scheefer of 22 Broadway.Born:
Married: Barbara Bishop; Brigitte
Children: William G. Scheefer III, Robert Scheefer, David Scheefer, Thomas Scheefer
William G. Scheefer, Jr., was a World War II veteran. He was a son of Mr. and Mrs. William G. Scheefer of 22 Broadway. He was a jeweler and optician, was the owner of Scheefer Jewelers. He served as president of the Saranac Lake Ski Club, the Saranac Lake Chamber of Commerce, and the Saranac Lake General Hospital. He lived above the store, at 22 Broadway.
In World War II, he served as a second lieutenant in the Army Air Force.