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Walter T Niemann


Replaced tail section on B-17 in 36 hrs. received the Bronze Star for this.

Bronze Star


Units served with

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...

  • 444th Sub-Depot


Event Location Date
Born Hanover, Kansas 6 February 1920
Died 30 January 2005
Buried 34868 Block Rd, Paola, KS 66071, USA February 2005

Trinity Lutheran Cemetery Hanover, Kansas


Date Contributor Update
13 September 2017 18:38:15 Al_Skiff Changes to events

Date Contributor Update
13 September 2017 18:33:27 Al_Skiff Changes to awards, unit associations and media associations

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:27:02 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / son