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Simon Abcouwer Jr


Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 15AF USAAF.

Awards: AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.


Units served with

  • 301st Bomb Group

    301st Bomb Group

    Activated 3-February-1942 at Geiger Field, Washington and equipped with B-17s. On 27-May-1942 the ground unit moved to Alamogordo Army Air Field, New Mexico, and the aircraft went to Muroc Army Air Field (now Edwards Air Force Base), California for...

  • 352nd Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Lucera

    Military site : airfield


Event Location Date
Born Amsterdam, Netherlands 10 March 1919

Son of Simon Snr and Johanna Wilhemina Abcouwer.

Based Lucera 1944 – 1945

Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 15AF USAAF.

Died Chelsea, MI 5 August 2013
Buried Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Lemay, St Louis, MO 8 August 2013

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
St. Louis County, MO


Date Contributor Update
20 January 2021 09:50:21 Al_Skiff Changes to biography, awards and events

Date Contributor Update
25 May 2020 15:22:20 Abcouwer Changes to nickname and awards

Update from his son, James Abcouwer, who is also an American veteran.

Date Contributor Update
27 December 2018 18:41:45 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, firstname, suffix, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations and place associations