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Carl E Streckert



Units served with

  • 486th Bomb Squadron
  • 340th Bomb Group

    340th Bomb Group

    Activated on 20 August 1942. The 340th Bombardment Group trained with B-25's for duty overseas. They arrived in the Mediterranean theater in March 1943. Assigned first to the Ninth Air Force and later (in August 1943) to the Twelfth. Served in combat...


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Born Hastings, Michigan 7 May 1917
Lived in Chicago, Illinois 16 October 1940

2350 Sunnyside Avenue

Enlisted Rockford, Illinois 9 December 1941

Camp Grant

Combat Mission Santa Lucia, Italy 9 September 1944
Combat Mission Piacenza, Italy 1 October 1944
Combat Mission Chavasso, Italy 11 October 1944
Combat Mission Castelnovo, Italy 6 November 1944
Combat Mission Ala, Italy 7 November 1944
Combat Mission Casarsa, Italy 8 November 1944
Combat Mission Piazzola, Italy 11 November 1944
Combat Mission Faenza, Italy 17 November 1944
Combat Mission Novska, Yugoslavia (now Croatia) 18 November 1944
Combat Mission Faenza, Italy 19 November 1944
Died Milwaukee, Wisconsin 11 May 1998
Buried Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin 14 May 1998

Good Shepherd Mausoleum
Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha County, Wisconsin, USA