|Last Wartime rank: 1/Lt
Born: Barry, Illinois
486th Fighter Squadron
352nd Fighter Group
8th Air Force
Served at Y-29 and Chievres Belgium
Victories: 2 Air
Total Sorties: N/A
PZ*C "Delivery Boy"
Entered service September 1942
Trained in West Coast Training Command
Graduated Class 44B at Williams Field, Arizona
RTU Training into P-51 at Bartow, Florida
Arrived in ETO in July of 1944
Remained with Occupation forces in Europe post-war and left service in 1948.
Worked for 18 years after the war with Brinks Armored Car service as a manager, and 20+ years with American Airlines.
Wife: Gisela Sons: Mike, Pat and Chris