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Gustave J. Vanderlooven
 
Gustave Vanderlooven, 1944
Gustave Vanderlooven, 1944
 
Recent Address:   1907 Essex St., Essexville, MI 48732
 
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Family Information:   Parents: Joe and Martha
 
Hometown:   Essexville, MI
 
Date Entered Service:   February 11, 1942
 
Service Number:   36171505
 
Bomb Group:   40th bomb Group
 
Squadron:   45th Bomb Squadron
 
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Awards/Decorations:   Anti-Submarine Campaign, India-Burma Campaign, Central Burma Campaign, China Campaign, Air Offensive Japan, Air Combat, American Theater Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon with 1 Silver and 1 Bronze Battle Star, Overseas Service Bars (6), Service Stripe, Good Conduct Medal, Distinguished Unit Badge
 
Service Schools Attended:    
 
Military Specialty(ies):   MOS 345-Truck Driver, Light
 
Rank Upon Discharge:   Cpl.
 
Crew Type:   Ground crew
 
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Were you a POW?   No
 
Were you interned?   No
 
Date Transferred from the 58th:    
 
Date Discharged from the 58th:   October 29, 1945
 
Post-WWII Military Service:    
 
Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):
 
 
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Gustave Vanderlooven, 2003
Gustave Vanderlooven, 2003

 


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