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Max Welker Conn

Military

Credited with two enemy aircraft destroyed.

Service

Units served with

Associated Place

  • Winkton

    Military site : airfield
    Prepared as an RAF Advanced Landing Ground in 1943, the land was released for grazing before it was again selected for aircraft use, and improved for the Ninth Air Force in 1944. Used briefly by the 404th Fighter Group, it was then abandoned,...

  • Bretigny

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Born Pekin, Illinois 20 May 1920
Enlisted Peoria, Illinois 27 August 1941

5'7"
140 lbs

Died Coulommiers, France 27 August 1944
Buried Pekin, Illinois 1948

Lakeside Cemetery
Pekin, Tazewell County, Illinois, USA

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 April 2019 01:06:09 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=8939&h=4148905&...
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/58260410/max-welker-conn
http://www.winkton.net/Leap%20Off/LeapOffPdf3.pdf

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