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Lowell Emery Geffinger



Units served with

Associated Place

  • Wethersfield

    Military site : airfield
    Planned in 1942 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Wethersfield was then supposed to be loaned to the RAF in 1943, but was re-allocated to the Ninth Air Force by the time it was complete. Built during 1943-44, it had three concrete runways, 49 loop...

  • Laon/Athies

    Military site : airfield

  • Melun

    Military site : airfield


Event Location Date
Born Kenosha, Wisconsin 4 August 1915
Lived in River Forest, Illinois 16 October 1940

605 Forest Lane

Worked for Commonwealth Edison Company

Enlisted Chicago, Illinois 17 July 1942
Died Henderson, Nevada 7 May 2008
Buried Winnetka, Illinois 12 May 2008

Winnetka Congregational Church Cemetery
Winnetka, Cook County, Illinois, USA


Date Contributor Update
17 March 2021 19:04:41 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, events, unit associations and place associations