Claude Ragle, b. July 17, 1889, d. February 09, 1966, was one of 4 children of Nathan S. Ragle and Mary M. Carpenter. Claude's father Nathan was the younger brother to whom Alonzo refers as Nat or Nate in the letters in the biographical material under Alonzo Ragle above, i.e. one of the 4 sons of Peter and Margaret Ragle who served in the Civil War from Indiana.

His wife, Edith Loughmiller, was b. July 04, 1888, d. March 24, 1956.

Edith and Claude are buried in Bethany Cemetery, near Washington, IN.